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Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep Permits

Drawing a Rocky Mountain or California Bighorn Sheep permit is a difficult task. With the poor success rates of guided hunts in Alberta and British Columbia, many hunters have decided to purchase a conservation or governor's type permit at various auctions. Most of the time these permits come with an extremely high chance of success and great trophy potential. We update this list as often as possible and are always available to visit with you about these opportunities. 435-865-1020







 
ROCKY/CALI BIGHORN AUCTION TAGS 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 Most Recently Sold At:
Utah Oquirrh Stansbury, West (California) $90,000 $80,000 $80,000         WHCE Expo - SLC, UT
Utah Fillmore, Oak Creek #1 (California Early)   undisclosed $95,000         Utah WSF Banquet - SLC, UT (2023)
Utah Newfoundland's #2 (California Late)   $135,000 $106,000 $100,000 $75,000 $60,000 n/a WHCE Expo - SLC, UT
Utah Fillmore, Oak Creek #2 (California Late) $100,000 $110,000 $105,000         WHCE Expo - SLC, UT
Wyoming Gov Statewide #5   $178,000 $115,000 $130,000 $105,000 $103,000 $101,000 Wyoming WSF - Online Auction (June) 
Utah Newfoundland's #1 (California Early)   $135,000 $125,000 $107,500 $85,000 $70,000   Iowa FNAWS (Mar 2023)
Wyoming Gov Statewide #3   $165,000 $190,000 $105,000 undisclosed undisclosed $101,000 Iowa FNAWS - Des Moines, IA (2023)
Wyoming Gov Statewide #4   $150,000 $170,000 $132,860 $96,000 $69,000 $90,000 Midwest WSF - Minneapolis, MN (2023)
Nevada California Bighorn Statewide   $180,000 undisclosed $135,000 $100,000 $117,000   NV Bighorns Unltd (2020-2022)
North Dakota Statewide   $165,000 $165,000 $140,660 $83,000 $69,000 $87,000 Midwest WSF - Minneapolis, MN
New Mexico Taos Pueblo Res #2 - Mountain   n/a $200,000 $165,000 $165,000 $152,000 $115,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Utah Statewide Rocky/California Permit   $250,000 $250,000 $175,000 $165,000 unk unk Utah WSF Banquet - SLC, UT (2023)
Utah Book Cliffs, South Rocky $180,000 $250,000 $195,000 $150,000 $95,000 $65,000 res only   WHCE Expo - SLC, UT
Wyoming Gov Statewide #1 $190,000 $180,000 $305,000 $120,000 $110,000 $85,000 $95,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Wyoming Gov Statewide #2   undisclosed $500 Raffle $500 Raffle $94,000 $86,000 $86,000 Eastern WSF Chapter (Auction 2023)
South Dakota Statewide   $161,200 $150,000 $249,860 $312,000 $89,000 $89,000 Midwest WSF - Minneapolis, MN
Arizona Rocky Statewide   $200,000 $280,000 $210,000 $270,000 $205,000   ADBSS Banquet - Scottsdale, AZ (2023)
Utah Nine Mile, Gray Canyon $200,000 $255,000 $220,000 $165,000 $135,000 $97,500 $115,000 WHCE Expo - SLC, UT
New Mexico Taos Pueblo Res #1 - Gorge $260,000 $260,000 $285,000 $200,000 $180,000 $145,000 $160,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
British Columbia Special Sheep (either species) $430,000 $270,000 $165,000 $275,000 $230,000 $200,000 $220,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
New Mexico Statewide $600,000 $280,000 $310,000 $240,000 $175,000 $115,000 $165,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Washington California Statewide $270,000 $290,000 $190,000 $200,000 $155,000 $115,000 $112,500 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Idaho Rocky/Cali Tag (statewide) n/a $320,000 n/a $310,000 n/a $175,000 n/a WSF Show - Reno, NV
Montana Gov Statewide $380,000 $320,000 $360,000 $440,000 $310,000 $280,000 $335,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV (Jan 1986-2024)
Colorado Rocky Statewide $600,000 $320,000 $185,000 $180,000 $140,000 $120,000 $130,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Oregon Rocky/Cali Statewide $450,000 $370,000 $345,000 $210,000 $160,000 $210,000 $160,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Oregon, Confederated Tribes - California Bighorn $230,000             WSF 2024
Nebraska Statewide Rocky   $370,000 $330,000 $210,000 n/a $115,000 n/a Iowa FNAWS (2022), WSF (2023)
Alberta Minister's Special Rocky $320,000 $375,000 $235,000 $195,000 $165,000 $180,000 $150,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV
Montana Fort Belknap Indian Res       unknown undisclosed $125,000   Blackfeet Online (2020), WSF Show (2019)
Idaho Rocky/Cali Tag (statewide except unit 11) $230,000 n/a $165,250 n/a $165,000 n/a $105,000 WSF Show - Reno, NV (Jan 2022)
Arizona San Carlos-Apache Res Gov       unknown unknown unknown unknown  
Colorado Chancellor Ranch       unknown unknown Raffle $96,000 RMBS


 
ROCKY/CALI BIGHORN RAFFLE TAGS 2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 Most Recently Awarded By:
Washington Rocky Sheep Mail-in Raffle     WSF Raffle Raffle Raffle Raffle Washington WSF Chapter (July deadline)
Oregon Bighorn Sheep Raffle     State Raffle ($11.50 ea) - May 22 deadline Raffle Raffle Raffle ODFW State Raffle (May deadline)
Colorado Rocky Sheep Statewide     RMBS Raffle ($25 ea) - May 19 deadline Raffle Raffle Raffle RMBS Raffle (May deadline)
Montana Rocky SuperTag Statewide     SuperTag Raffle ($5 ea) Raffle Raffle Raffle SuperTag Raffle (June deadline)
New Mexico Rocky Statewide Raffle     NMWSF Raffle ($20 ea) Raffle Raffle Raffle NM WSF Raffle (June deadline)
Nevada California DreamTag     Dream Tag Raffle ($5.75 ea) Raffle Raffle Raffle Dream Tag Raffle (June deadline)
Nevada California Silver State Tag     Silver State Draw ($24) - May 10 deadline Raffle Raffle Raffle Silver Tag Application (May deadline)
Nebraska Rocky Sheep Tag (residents only)   State Raffle ($29 ea)         NE Game Parks State Raffle (residents only)
Idaho Rocky/Cali Raffle Drawing July 24 deadline - $20 raffle Raffle Raffle Raffle Raffle Raffle ID WSF Raffle (July deadline)
Wyoming Rocky Sheep Super Tag     Super Tag Raffle ($10 ea) Raffle Raffle Raffle Super Tag Raffle (July deadline)
Wyoming Trifecta Super Tag (includes sheep)     Super Tag Raffle ($30 ea) Raffle Raffle Raffle Super Tag Raffle (July deadline)
Utah Statewide Rocky/Cali Residents Only Raffle Sportsman's Raffle - Nov 2022 Deadline Raffle Raffle Raffle Raffle Raffle Sportsman's Raffle (November Annually)