Small Game Hunting

Apache Guides

Our highly skilled Apache guides are intimately knowledgeable about our wild and remote land and our many lakes and rivers at San Carlos.
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Our mission is “to PRESERVE, PROTECT and ENHANCE wildlife populations on San Carlos for the benefit of the Tribe and for the benefit of the ecosystem”

30 May 2017
Available Trophy Elk Hunts
Non-Tribal Member Fishing Prices
30 May 2017
Opening Hours

Hunters may use firearms, and bows and arrows as prescribed in Commission Regulation 002-B.  All non-tribal member hunters must have a Small Game License and Habitat Stamp.

WARNING:  NO hunting is allowed in the farm fields along the San Carlos River and Route 3-Road 500 (Commission regulation 004-C).

Both Tribal and non-tribal members may hunt concurrently. The Possession limit for Small Game is twice the bag limit after 2nd consecutive day of hunting. Jack Rabbits and ground squirrels may be left in the field. 

Species

Cottontail Rabbit

Cottontail Rabbit Hunt Schedule

AUGUST 1, 2017 - JULY 31, 2018 A, B & C Fee: 1 day $15; 3 days $30; 7 days $60 10

 

Tree Squirrels

Tree Squirrel Hunt Schedule

OCTOBER 7, 2016 – DECEMBER 31, 2017 A, B, C Fee: 1 day $15; 3 days $30; 7 days $60 5

D Requires Apache guide

1 day $30; 3 days $50; 7 days $100

 

Quail

Gambel’s, Scales and Mearn’s quail are all found on the San Carlos Reservation. Gambel’s quail is the most abundant and widespread and most sought-after. Purchase a valid small game license and a habitat stamp to hunt in Units A, B, C or a small game license for Unit D. Hunters are required to hire a licensed Apache guide in Unit D.

Gambles & Scale Quail Hunt Schedule

OCTOBER 6, 2017 – FEBRAURY 4, 2018 A, B, C Fee: 1 day $15; 3 days $30; 7 days $60 15

D: Requires Apache guide

Fee: 1 day $30; 3 days $50; 7 days $100

Mearns Quail Hunt Schedule

November 4, 2017 - February 4, 2018 A, B, C Fee: 1 day $15; 3 days $30; 7 days $60 15

D: Requires Apache guide

Fee: 1 day $30; 3 days $50; 7 days $100

Dove Hunt

 

Mourning, White-winged and Band-tailed Pigeon can be hunted on the San Carlos Reservation. All three of these species are migratory.  Limits and hunt season dates are adopted from the Arizona Game and Fish Regulations.  Bag limits for Doves and Pigeons same at State of Arizona.  

DATES  SEPTEMBER 1, 2017 - DECEMBER 31, 2017