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Big Game Hunting in Manitoba

Diverse species, prime habitats and remote populations,  essential qualities that have all shaped Manitoba’s reputable status as a premier big game destination. Central Canadian barren ground caribou, Canadian moose, elk, whitetail deer, black bear, wolf and coyote inhabit the limits of our various terrains and present  an array of sought-after hunting experiences, with many unique  to the heart of Canada. 

Epic adventures in the  wildest of places

With abundant game hunting areas and generous seasons,  Manitoba offers promising options for extraordinary pursuits  and heart pounding encounters. From a coveted spot and stalk  for the nomadic caribou to an invigorating vocal engagement  with an elusive predator, it’s here, where exceptional big game  hunting opportunities are the norm, not the exception.

Find a Black Bear Guide

Find an expert guide, lodge or outfitter to help you plan your next black bear hunting trip to Manitoba!

Manitoba Black Bear Hunting with Adrenaline Outfitters - Canada in the Rough TV

When we get asked what our favorite wild game meat is, black bear is generally our answer.  Not only is it a little more tender than most wild game, but we find the flavor is often a mix of beef and pork with a slightly sweet edge to it. We’ve hunted with a number of different black bear hunting...

Bears of Wekusko

For many bow hunters in the Midwest and eastern half of the United States, much of our past experience archery hunting involves whitetail deer.  Other species or opportunities often require a road trip.  Canadian spring bear hunting is attractive to many archery hunters because this type of hunt is often affordable and easy to accomplish...

Moose Hunting Manitoba - Jackson's Lodge and Outposts

Manitoba Moose: Experience the Hunt of a Lifetime

The guide’s pleading cow calls caught the old bull’s attention, but it was his expert handling of the warn and weathered shoulder bone aggressively scraped against a scrub willow that got the moose moving toward you. Now, with every third or fourth step he lets loose a grunt, each one sounding strangely hollow and nasal at the same time. He’s announcing his arrival...

The Hunt for Manitoba's Big Bruins

Two hours after I had settled into my stand, I caught a glimpse of black ears far into the oaks. A big bear had come to investigate. The cautious old bruin sat watching for more than 20 minutes before he edged closer. I didn’t move, and at times, caught myself holding my breath. Just when I thought the bear would venture out into the open...

Mission Manitoba Black Bears - Bear Track Outfitters

Manitoba Black Bears — Big Game Thrills During Spring or Fall

If you love to pursue whitetails, but are looking to add a little more excitement to your upcoming hunting plans, then consider planning a trip — spring or fall — to Manitoba for black bears. While spotting a big buck is exciting, it simply can’t compare to the heart-stopping thrill of watching a mature black bear suddenly appear from the shadows...

Bowhunting Manitoba Whitetails - Grandview Outfitters