We are life-long New Mexico residents that have been hunting big game in New Mexico for over 35 years. We love our home state of New Mexico and love the trophy hunting it offers even more. Hunting is a way of life for us! It is what we love to do most and we dedicate our entire year to finding and hunting New Mexico's biggest free range trophy game animals. We cannot guarantee that every client will kill a trophy game animal, but we can guarantee that when you hunt with us you will experience the best outfitted hunt the west has to offer. We take great pride in making sure that we not only meet, but exceed every client's expectations. We use only the finest equipment in the field and our guide staff is arguably the best in the state. Our guide staff is 100% full-time New Mexico residents that live in the units we hunt and have a minimum of 5 yrs of professional guiding experience in NM.
Michael Clifton started hunting the great state of New Mexico when he was 12 years old. He grew up in the southeastern part of the state where hunts for mule deer, quail, turkey, and elk became much anticipated events. His love for wildlife and the outdoors led to a degree in Biology from the University of New Mexico. Since then, his passion for the outdoors has turned into a fulltime career guiding hunters across the "Land of Enchantment". Michael believes the most successful part of any hunt is providing his clients with an enjoyable outdoor experience they will never forget. He is an avid hunter and enjoys spending time with his family and two dogs. In the off season, Michael continues to enjoy the great outdoors through hiking, camping, fishing, shed hunting and scouting for the next years hunts.
Chris Clifton has been hunting since he was in the 4th grade and has enjoyed every second of it. His passion for hunting big game on public land has become a relentless obsession to pursue mature, trophy animals. Chris guides for all big game species in New Mexico. His favorite part about being a guide is showing the client a great time by working hard, having lots of faith in the hunt, and enjoying the scenery. Chris believes the most important part of a successful hunt is building friendships and making memories that will last a lifetime. His hobbies include horseback riding/packing, shed hunting, spending time with family and friends, and of course hunting!
Steve Doolittle, originally from Arizona, moved to southeast NM when he was in the 6th grade. Since that time he has spent the last 30 yrs hunting all big game species throughout the state. There is rarely a weekend you wont find Steve in the field scouting for upcoming hunts. His knowledge of the units and game we pursue is second to none. Steve is always a camp favorite and keeps everyone laughing and in good spirits with his nonstop jokes and hunting stories. His favorite part about being a guide is meeting clients from around the country and working hard to help them have a successful hunt. His hobbies include horseback riding, fishing, scouting/hunting, and working his amazing bird dogs.
Pete Carrasco grew up in southeastern NM and has been hunting the great state since he was 11 years old. Pete started off hunting deer and upland game birds but it wasn't long before he was successfully hunting elk, barbary sheep, antelope, and turkey. He has always enjoyed the challenge of hunting mature trophy animals on public land. His favorite part of being a big game guide is making new friends in the field and creating memories that will last a lifetime for his hunter's. Pete's hobbies include hunting, camping, fishing, shed hunting, and most importantly spending time with family and friends.
Ryan was born and raised in Southeast NM and started hunting with his dad at a early age. Since that time he has successfully pursued every big game species in the state of New Mexico. Ryan guides for elk, deer, barbary sheep, bighorn sheep, antelope, ibex, and oryx. In the last several years, Ryan has become addicted to pursuing the Persian Ibex that make their home in the Florida Mountains of New Mexico. His favorite part of being a guide is making new friends from around the globe and helping them to experience a successful hunt. Ryan's knowledge of the units we hunt and great attitude in the field make him a valuable member of our guide team. Ryan's hobbies include fishing, hunting, shed hunting, and spending time with his family.
Clifford Simpson grew up in the Ruidoso, NM area and has been hunting big game since he was a little kid. He grew up in an outfitting family, so he was exposed to the hard work and dedication that being a big game guide requires at a early age. Clifford guides for all big game species, but has a knack for putting clients on big bull elk. His elk calling skills are second to none and he loves hunting bulls in the rut. Elk is his favorite species to pursue, but he also enjoys hunting mule deer, coues deer, oryx, and barbary sheep. Clifford is a hard charger in the field and clients always admire his hard work ethic. His hobbies include breaking and riding his horses, fishing, shed hunting, and spending time with his family and dog Patriot.
Oscar Medrano was born and raised in Hagerman, New Mexico. He has been hunting all over southeast NM for the last 20 years and just started branching out across the state the last 5 years. Oscar and his kids hunt all big game species that New Mexico has to offer. His favorite animal to hunt is undoubtedly the elusive Barbary sheep. In addition to being one of our top sheep guides, Oscar also guides for deer, oryx, antelope, and elk. If you draw a sheep or deer hunt with Triple C, you will likely see Oscar in camp. His favorite thing about being a guide is helping fellow hunters in the field and watching their reactions after their success. In fact, Oscar is always saying that he gets more out of being a part of a clients successful harvest than harvesting an animal himself. Oscar's hobbies include hunting, coaching his kids in sports, and spending time with family.
George Sandoval was born and raised in Santa Fe, New Mexico and has been hunting the state of NM for 40+ years. He has been guiding professionally in NM for over 12 years and has a real passion for guiding hunters of all skill levels. George's best attributes as a guide are his persistence and patience in the field with hunters. George also has an amazing ability to spot game at unbelievable distances with just his naked eye! George guides for all big game species including deer, elk, antelope, oryx, barbary sheep, ibex, and turkey. His hobbies include horseback riding, fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family.