Hunters Gear & Maps

BIG 9 OUTFITTERS SUGGESTED GEAR & MAPS

FOR 10-15 DAY HUNT

(Please restrict your weight to 75 lbs)

  • High quality sleeping bag with one inch foam or air mattress (supplied, if to much trouble)
  • 1 rifle – 270 to 338 range recommended
  • 40 rounds of ammunition
  • 1 rifle saddle scabbard, leather or vinyl (If you cannot find one we have a few up at our main camp that you may borrow.)
  • 1 full set of rain gear
  • 1 heavy coat
  • 1 light jacket and vest
  • 3 pairs of pants
  • 4 shirts
  • 3 suits of warm underwear
  • 6 pairs of socks
  • 2 pairs of gloves
  • 2 pairs of leather boots with vibrim type soles
  • 1 pair of camp slippers (outdoor boots are not allowed in the cookhouses due to local soil type)
  • 1 sweater
  • 1 cap with ear-flaps
  • 1 canteen
FOR 7 DAY MEAT HUNT IN AUGUST

  • 1 sleeping bag (supplied, if to much trouble)
  • 1 rifle (270 to 338 range recommended)
  • 40 rounds of ammunition
  • 1 full set of rain gear
  • 1 heavy coat
  • 1 light jacket and vest
  • 2 pairs of pants
  • 3 shirts
  • 1 suit of warm underwear
  • 6 pairs of socks
  • 2 pairs of gloves
  • 2 pairs leather boots with vibrim type soles
  • 1 pair of camp slippers (outdoor boots are not allowed in the cookhouses due to local soil type)
  • 1 sweater
  • 1 cap with ear flaps
  • 1 canteen

 

We recommend for all hunts that at least one full set of outer clothing be made of a woolen or quiet type material as these will greatly increase your chances for a successful hunt. Camo is recommended.

OPTIONAL

  • Fishing rod – light weight, collapsible rod with mep type lures and some flies
  • for Arctic Grayling
  • Binoculars
  • Spotting scope
  • Knife
  • Day pack
  • Camera or camcorder
  • Chapstick
  • Chocolate bars, pop, beer, whisky
  • Meat bags for those who wish to take some meat home (For more information, see Meat Shipments)

 

Every major camp comes equipped with shower facilities and washing machines for your own use and convenience.
*Large duffel bags are very hard to pack on horses, so please pack two small bags in place of one large bag. Maximum size of 36” x 18” please.

MAPS

The following outlets sell maps of our hunting territory.

Crown Publications
(250) 386-4636
www.crownpub.bc.ca
Map Town
1-877-921-6277
www.maptown.com
Order Maps:

94F Maps #15 and #16
94J Maps #3 and #4
94G Maps #13 and #14
94K Maps #1 and #2

Hunting British Columbia with Big Nine Outfitters

~ Recognized as one of the best areas in the world for trophy hunting ~

Call Barry Tompkins, President

Cell: (250)787-6747

Mid July to late October Call lodge: (250) 277-9614

big9outfitters@gmail.com