Snow depth is between 2 to 24 inches this time of the year. Set up camp and spent a day hiking around checking out some spots I had in mind. A listing of Alberta hunting licence and permit fees. Our hunting outfitters & guides in Alberta offer some of the best hunting in Canada. It’s nice that you can still wear shorts to hunt right now. After finding the tooth I went to the information building to let them know I found. Order a print copy of the Alberta Guide to Hunting Regulations or the Alberta Hunting Draws: 1. Fried up the tenderloins right after skinning and washed down with a nice scotch. ALot of us have all kinds of backgrounds and advice to share, and we can't forget about all the awesome pictures! ... Africa Hunting Forum. Lost, but shooting my pack full of holes. Start with contacting your representative law-maker. Good luck! Late in the game Canadian museums, including the Canadian Museum of Natural History and the ROM, also got in the game and employed the Sternbergs. Wendy from TX, January 15 in Fossil Hunting Trips. When the berries are sparse in Colorado, the best move is a treestand over a dumpster. This would certainly relief some pain from the finder and contribute in the long run also to science/museums/education etc. I educate about 350 students in the 6th grade each year with rocks and fossils found all over the US. Forum Posts: 1510. I heard that's why they built the Royal Tyrell Museum so the people of Alberta had a dinosaur museum with there provinces fossils in there area. Discussion Starter • #1 • Mar 11, 2014. The guide can also be downloaded and printed in the Portable Document Format (pdf) from the Alberta Regulations website. I showed them the picture and they believe that it was a Gorgosaurus, Did they recover the tooth? However, an in-hands inspection and measurement of the various features of the tooth would have added much more scientific value to the find. And to know that tooth will be lost to weathering and no scientific knowledge gained from it because (IMHO) of flawed legal restrictions, only adds to the pain. You should be aware that it is illegal to remove any fossil, vertebrate or invertebrate, from … We hunt by spot stalk, stand hunting and driving many bush roads. I can understand this - not much to gain for the profs from a single tooth or bone. Set up camp and spent a day hiking around checking out some spots I had in mind. We offer ten rifle mule deer hunts in November which can be done in conjunction with a whitetail deer hunt. You do mention Alberta in a tag, so I'll assume you're headed that direction. Information on the draw and how to apply is provided in the Alberta Hunting Draws booklet. I showed them the picture and they believe that it was a Gorgosaurus tooth. Those Tikka's sure shoot well don't they. But for the park or museum itself - they could even make money out of that! Be sure to check back often as new posts are made hourly! Admin . You do mention Alberta in a tag, so I'll assume you're headed that direction. Plan a hunt with one of the many outfitters and guides listed on Alberta Outdoors. Our mule deer hunting area is about 500,000 acres of farm land, fringe, and the deep woods. Glad you were able to capture good detail in the photo. Talk about deer, moose, bear, elk, ducks, geese, upland birds or whatever else you like to pursue. ), While hiking in The Park I found my 1st dinosaur tooth. The finder should receive a small report with all the relevant data, including some good pics. At one time there were no laws restricting the collection of Alberta dinosaurs, or their removal from the Province. Hot dogs, beer, and bear hunting, it doesn't get much better than this! We have been providing mule deer hunts in Alberta for over 22 years. ! Our staff is here to make your hunt a success and enjoyable. Our whitetail deer hunts give you a really good chance at a record book heavy horned buck. Forum. Started my fall black bear season this week. Wonderful! Good luck. @Vacationgirl I certainly feel your pain. Each year in June, Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) holds lotteries or draws for a limited number of special licences to hunt various species of big game and Merriam's turkey. Hot and dry the last few weeks , the berry bushes are few and far between. Franz Bernhard. We are one of the best Alberta elk hunting outfitters offering premium Alberta elk hunting adventures for Rocky Mountain elk. Sign up for a new account in our community. ... Alberta , Canada. The "heritage laws" that were passed are (IMHO) overly restrictive, but they are a direct response to the pillaging attitude of the day, where no consideration was given to the local jurisdiction and population. Thank you so much!! Alberta Bruins. ! baiting is allowed in other areas here in Alberta though. Travel restrictions due to COVID-19 have hit tourism industries hard around the world, and in Alberta it has created a particularly difficult year for hunting outfitters. Threads. Post em up! This would be a nice way to preserve such beauties: Report the find to the official people there (as you have done) and give them the coordinates so they can recover it. Had about a 1 mile drag to get him out , all worth it in the end. Alberta Hunt Map will not be liable for any losses and/or damages in connection with the use of our website. My knowledge of the hunting area is extensive, providing you with a great hunting experience. No scat and very little sign otherwise. You should be aware that it is illegal to remove any fossil, vertebrate or invertebrate, from the province without a permit. The sun started lighting the sky at about 4 am. I live in Calgary Alberta and love hiking and collecting fossils in Horseshoe and Horse Thief Canyons. We are both Science teachers and avid fossil hunters in TX. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping Information for Alberta To view Alberta's current hunting, fishing or trapping regulations online, simply click on one of the covers. Now that´s a nice mother-nature-prep with some weathering adding character! By using our website, you hereby consent to our disclaimer and agree to its terms. Alberta hunting Calgary wildlife officer uses shotgun to free deer who locked antlers Quick thinking and sharpshooting by a Calgary Fish and Wildlife officer saved the lives of two entangled deer. This takes the combined action of a group (call it "lobby') of interested amateur and professional paleontologists to educate the lawmakers. Read the original blog post. Great pics. Alberta Bush Adventures is a family run business specializing in moose hunting, black bear hunting, whitetail deer hunting, wolf/coyote hunting and wa... 3 species Not Yet Rated Cedar City, UT. Buy, sell, or trade all of your archery equipment here! The responsible position is to educate the law-makers as to the consequences of their laws, both positive and negative, so that they can make more educated decisions in their passage of future laws. Got out to the mountains west of Calgary. Bear season just around the corner here too. Canada is rather a large place, it's difficult to offer advice without knowing where you will be going. Alberta Elk Hunting. While hiking in The Park I found my 1st dinosaur tooth - I almost cried I wanted to keep it so badly. The areas with most fossil abundance is probably Dinosaur Provincial Park, Drumheller and Pipestone Creek, those are just a few I could name a lot more!! The Tyrrell will not sell real dinosaur fossils and although not sure they cannot just give it to them since they dont have rights to that material without proper permits. For a downloadable PDF of Alberta's regulations or special licence draws, click on the appropriate PDF icon. Forum; Hunting British Columbia; Mainland British Columbia If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Unfortunately teeth or bones like the one you found will probably go uncollected and will shortly disappear. (I know, I know, I am an unteachable idealist...). I'm sure that you are going to hunt fossils in the summer. Migratory Birds Hunting Regulations, 2015–2016: Alberta. Also as it is mid winter you may have to remove several feet of snowdrifts to get to any fossils. I want to point out that the law exists because of the actions of many American and European museums. Happy days ! Look forward to updates. Hunting in Alberta. No scat and very little sign otherwise. And a lot of people happy! You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. editor. There are hunting opportunities on more than 85 per cent of the land base in Alberta's parks system. Welcome to HuntingBC.ca, British Columbia’s largest online hunting community. ALWAYS consult the official Alberta Hunting Regulations prior to commencing any hunt. Alberta Wilderness Guide Service is a highly experienced big game outfitter offering Archery Canada Moose and Rifle Whitetail/Wolf hunts in North Central Alberta. Hunting Draws. Success is in the past has always been near 100%. Alberta’s outfitters were some of the earliest pioneers of the tourism industry in our province, with the first guided hunts taking clients into Alberta’s rugged backcountry in the late 1800s. Richard and Diane are one of few, less than 5% of the outfitters in Alberta that make outfitting our sole livelihood. Museums including the American Museum of Natural History, the Smithsonian, and many others would hire professional collectors, notably the Sternbergs, to provide them with dinosaurs for their exhibit halls. Since no serration count and shape is known actually no safe id possible. Alberta Hunting Draws Booklet. Nothing much to report unfortunately. The Fossil Forum No baiting allowed in the areas I’m in. Would love to find a few to show them. Hunting Classifieds is a free service for you to enjoy. Found a few spots later in the day that looked promising , will try to return and check them out properly when I have more time available. Soon the temp will be dropping. I offered to give the information centre the GPS coordinates but they weren’t interested. 18 Posts . Good luck on your bear hunt! Bummer, but that is the law there. There are so many fossil resources and places here it’s unimaginable!! Just wanted to share some pics of some game I've guided and had the privilege of harvesting myself. The 5200 square miles our area encompasses consists of 90% private land and 10% government land. Hit him from approx 200 yards out with my 30-06 tikka shooting 180 grain Sako super hammerhead ammunition. That said, the law is the law. Covering 250,000 square miles, its geography is diverse, with open prairies in the south, aspen parklands in the central regions, boreal forestland in the far north, and the magnificent peaks of the Canadian Rockies along its western border. The Alberta Guide to Hunting Regulations is published each year in early July by Sports Scene Publications Inc. To start viewing messages, select the forum … Alberta Elk Hunting. Dropped on the spot. New posts Search forums. Browse our list of outfitters in Alberta and plan your hunting … ... Alberta Arizona California Colorado Idaho Mexico Montana Nebraska Nevada New Mexico Saskatchewan South Dakota Texas Utah Wyoming. Mule Deer Hunting, Elk Hunting and Western Big Game Hunting. Northern Alberta is known for it’s trophy class whitetail and mule deer and our hunting area is no exception. We hunt the best elk areas in Alberta and offer a very high success hunt for elk. Shed Hunting In Alberta has 2,420 members. The province of Alberta, in western Canada, is one of North America’s premier hunting regions. I would even be willing to bring some with me to exchange with you. Deadheads and sheds or anything to do with antler!!! Got out to the mountains west of Calgary. (Only Alberta residents can collect surface fossils). We love whitetail deer hunting and our preseason scouting will give you the opportunity to hunt many of the trophy bucks we find. 1. Powered by Invision Community,  Dunnville, Ontario, Canada, Silurian’s and Devonian’s Salina, Bertie, Bois Blanc and Onondaga Formations, http://www.thefossilforum.com/index.php?/forum/143-canada/, RIP (1964 - April 26, 2020) Sept. 2016 VFOTM. My husband and I are driving from Texas to Canada. Its a Tyrannosaurid tooth either Daspletosaurus or Gorgosaurus. A website dedicated to hunters in BC, offering forums, picture gallery, and other resources. With 21K members. Sign up today if you would like to receive The Outdoorsmen Forum Digest. Northern Alberta Outfitters was established in 2011, and is owned and operated full time by myself, Ben Cockell and wife Amanda. Alberta Bush Adventures is a family run business specializing in black bear hunting, elk hunting, whitetail deer hunting and waterfowl hunting including Canada goose hunts and duck hunts. Information presented is applicable to Alberta residents only. Menu. I moved to Alberta in 1998 hunting the area since 2001. wear?)? Our team of experienced hunters are driven by a passion for the chase, and when we aren’t out in pursuit we’re putting the hours into scouting the land. What's new. As far as I know they didn’t recover the tooth. Such a nice accentuation of the wear due to weathering, and serration still so nicely preserved! Forums. By Kent Danjanovich Senior Editor. Archery Gear (2 Viewing) Bows, sights, rests, releases, quivers, cases, and more! Last Post. By Alberta Hunting Addicts has 23,756 members. New posts New articles New article comments New profile posts Latest activity. Our rifle hunts start September 17 and goes through all of November; peak of the rut is mid September. Until then - the law is still the law! Where the rolling grain fields meet the forest fringe, creating some the best ground for our deer and moose to produce large amounts of antler. Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) July 29, 2013 4:44 pm. Hunting land for sale Alberta Enter your email address to receive alerts when we have new listings available for Hunting land for sale Alberta . 0. The Albertan population were not happy that they had to go to Washington DC, to Chicago, to Ottawa or Toronto, or to Europe to see Alberta dinosaurs. This is … We hunt Whitetail deer in the Northeastern corner of Alberta, Canada. These professional collectors concentrated on complete articulated skeletons and removed many, to the point where for a time such fossils were essentially stripped from the outcrop. Dinosaur Provincial Park, near Brooks, AB is great for hiking - no Fossil collection here. Posts. Being out in the mountains is never a waste of time , but lets hope you find that bear , good luck ! Topic RSS. More topics about Canada: http://www.thefossilforum.com/index.php?/forum/143-canada/. Alberta's Métis have played an integral role in Alberta's history, society and economy even before Alberta became a province. Can’t wait to see what you find, but you must remember there are strict fossils laws there too! Email field should not be empty Please enter a … ( @dinosaur man Young man, here is your challenge that fits your passion and interest. Good idea Franz, since the Tyrell Museum excavates in the park I will provide them with the GPS coordinates and let them decide what they will do with the tooth. But a lot of these places fossil collecting is illegal. Canada is rather a large place, it's difficult to offer advice without knowing where you will be going. Printed copies of the regulations will be available at licence issuer locations for the beginning of the fall hunting season. No bear today but got a nice whitetail buck instead. Welcome to AHA this is Albertas largest hunting and outdoorsman Facebook group. Forum Hunting Alberta Bruins. Nothing much to report unfortunately. JavaScript is disabled. At Alberta Hunting Co., bear hunting isn’t a past time, it’s an obsession. Resident Hunters can now go on a guided hunt with an Alberta Outfitter. It's easy! The Hunting Area in Alberta. Its indeed is a beautiful wear facet. I just want a few to bring back for my classroom and to my students. Member Since: October 5, 2010. This is a great place to meet hunters and swap hunts with people from all parts of the province. Big game hunting and waterfowl hunting trips are perfect for any hunter. Offline. hunting & trapping in alberta canada Overview Hunting and trapping in Alberta Canada are under the management of Alberta Sustainable Resource Management. Alberta Regulations - Order a print copy View the regulations online: 1. Yes badlands like these are formed by wind and rain. Just a quick update , I haven’t been out since my last posting here. Guides, Outfitters, Hunts, Tags. We have been in business since 1983 and operate on one simple premise – provide top quality hunting experiences for our clients. Kids , life , wife working extra shifts due to covid etc all transpiring to keep me from going hunting. Forums, Articles, Photos, Tips, Information. We hunt Alberta elk with archery gear in late August through to late October. I was told that “they” probably already knew about it he location of the tooth. Rifle, archery, muzzeloader, or shotgun Alberta hunting discussion including big game, small game, waterfowl, and predator hunting. You must log in or register to reply here. Welcome to the Fossil Forum! About hunting in Alberta. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. A good friend of mine occasionally goes with sanctioned Dinosaur Park digs with paleontologists and their only interest is in associated material. In parks where hunting is allowed, some activities are restricted in order to. Which calibre rifle, pls? But what is really going on here (erosion? And do you know family etc.? Could someone advise us on where we could collect fossils. Good call Troodon. Nice, good luck. Alberta Hunting Regulations – Online The area near Drumheller, AB is beautiful in the summer. Articles. Started my fall black bear season this week. The Métis are one of the Aboriginal peoples of Canada referenced in the Constitution, in addition to First Nations (referred to in law as Indians), and Inuit. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. Today was spent mostly looking for new spots to try out. their only interest is in associated material. Went a few hours drive north from my town , I don’t know the area at all but was told it’s a good area for bears. VOLUME 1 VOLUME 2 VOLUME 3 VOLUME 4 VOLUME 5 If you need more information to determine in which zone you are located, please visit Alberta guide to hunting regulations or contact the Ministry of Environment and Parks.. 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