At Mountain View Ranch we specialize in providing you with a 100% guaranteed Trophy Elk hunt that will rival any hunt, anywhere in the world. We Take pride in offering a unique hunt that combines world class animals with beautiful scenery, first class lodging and the history of a third generation Ranch to create a complete Idaho hunting experience.


Along with our trophy elk hunts we also offer guaranteed buffalo hunting as well as free range hunts with excellent success rates. Our ranch is home to some of Idaho’s largest Mule Deer, Elk, Mountain Lions, color phase Black Bears and Grey Wolves. All of our hunting takes place on our historic private Ranch, located high in Idaho’s legendary Salmon River Mountains with views of the Seven Devils wilderness area that overlooks hells canyon. Here you will have the opportunity to hunt with some of the best hunting guides that North America has to offer.


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  • Spectacular Scenery!

    Mountain View Ranch rests right in the middle of the Payette national forest (3,700 square miles), Frank Church Wilderness area (2.367 million acres), Gospel Hump Wilderness (206,000 acres), the Nez Perce – Clearwater national forest (4 million acres) and the Hells canyon National recreation area (1,000 square miles) . This comprises the largest piece of public land in the lower 48 states. If you are looking for a backcountry escape with all the comforts of home, there is no better place.

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  • First Class Lodging!

    Set in a relaxing and peaceful backcountry environment and located high on a mountaintop, our rustic backcountry lodge and private guest cabin offer panoramic views of the legendary Salmon River Mountains, overlooking the famous River of No Return 4,000 feet below.

  • Trophy Bulls!
  • Experienced Guides

    Our experienced guide staff is the best in the business. They have hunted multiple species all over North America and will always give 100% effort to make sure you not only leave with a trophy but with great memories as well.

Come join us for a Hunt of a Lifetime!

Whether you are hunting for World Class Bull Elk, Massive Bison, Mature Idaho mule deer or Idaho’s largest predators, YOUR ADVENTURE STARTS HERE! So Join us at Mountain View Ranch and experience your personalized hunt of a lifetime.