Arizona Quail Hunting Guides

Arizona Grand Slam Scaled,Gambels and Mearns Quail

Arizona Grand Slam Scaled,Gambels and Mearns Quail -El Coronado Ranch

Arizona is home to three huntable species of Quail, Mearns,Gambels and Scaled Quail,all are dependent on timely rains, in the case of Gambels Quail they require Winter Rain,Scaled Quail like Winter Rain but will respond to Summer Rain and Mearns Quail require Summer or Monsoon rains.When possible we like to target all three species during the course of your guided Arizona Quail Hunt.However unlike other Wild Quail Hunting destinations there is always some birds to be found in Arizona

 

Male Mearns Quail and 16 Gauge Shotgun

The Arizona Quail Hunting season opens in Mid -October and generally its is to hot and snaky.We suggest booking an Arizona Quail hunt from mid to late November thru to the 2nd Sunday in February when the Arizona Quail Hunting Season ends.If you are a Quail Hunter seeking the ultimate Wild Quail and Dove hunting experience you need to consider a booking a Guided Arizona Quail Hunt with Orvis Endorsed Wingshooting Outfitter- Dave Brown Outfitters.

Dogs Stacked up on Arizona Gambels Quail

Our Guided Arizona Quail Hunts Format consists of Day hunts out of Patagonia Arizona and private,all inclusive and exclusive hunts on The 50,000 acre El-Coronado Ranch and Lodge.Dave Brown Outfitters can tailor a hunt to target Mearns ,Gambels and Scaled Quail along with Mourning Doves when in Season.

Gambels Quail

Gambels Quail -Arizona Quail Hunting Guides

Dave Brown Outfitters owns the largest commercial Dog String in The State of Arizona.Our well trained English Pointers,Brittanys and Labrador Retrievers are raised and trained in the harsh Desert Environment,ensuring our Clients that our Dogs are very familiar with the ways of the wily and wild Arizona Mearns,Gambels and Scaled Quail.

Millie Points a Covey of Mearns Quail while BooBoo sits before being released to flush and retrieve.

Our Arizona Quail Hunting Guides are all Arizona Residents that live in “Mearns Land”, most are former or active Border Patrol Agents or in the case of Dave Brown a Veteran Canadian Army Paratrooper. You know you will your guides will show up,care for your safety,have a vast knowledge of the area and have some exciting stories to tell.

Happy Hunters with Mearns Quail

We spend a great deal of time training dogs, scouting and Quail Hunting throughout Southern Arizona,ensuring we are on top of all things related to Arizona Quail Hunting and what areas or habitats have birds.

Arizona Quail Slam consisting of Mearns,Gambels and Scaled Quail

This is important for hunters looking to book a Arizona Quail Hunting Guide Trip with Dave Brown Outfitters as more often than not Arizona Quail hatches can be “spotty” as the hatches are dependent on Summer or Winter rains.

Danny,James and Justin are ontop of their game.

As  the only Orvis Endorsed Wingshooting Outfitter in the State,Veteran owned Dave Brown Outfitters caters to groups of 2 -6 hunters with a 2 hunters to 1 guide ratio and we don’t “mix” parties.

Desert Quail Hunting

Scaled Quail Hunting -SE Arizona

Our Arizona Quail Guided Day Hunts are based out of Patagonia Arizona which is located in the S.E .corner of the State we are 70 miles from Tucson which is a closest commercial Airport.Patagonia has some good lodging and eateries,bottomline is that you will love our little town and the Arizona Quail Hunting opportunities that surround it.For more information Click here or call 800-453-3991 or text us @520-604-2729 

Kate pointing a Covey of Arizona Mearns Quail

2020/21 Arizona Quail Hunting Season Dates 

2020/21 Arizona  Gambels and Scaled Quail Season

10/16/2020  – 2/7/2021
2020 Arizona Mearns Quail Season
12/4/2020- 2/7/2021

Kate and Chili pointing Arizona Mearns Quail with a great back drop

Arizona Dove and Duck Hunting

Arizona Mounring Dove setup

Mexican Ducks

We also offer our intrepid clients Dove and Duck Hunting.Duck hunting consists of jump shooting tanks and can be a lot of fun.Dove Hunting is also conducted around tanks and usually consists of shooting them when they go to water in the evenings.Arizona is famous for it’s Mourning Dove Hunting.There is no extra charge for  Dove and Duck hunting.Contact us for details.

Dove Hunting

 

Arizona Quail Hunting Guide Rates 

1 Hunter =$795 per day

2 Hunters =$995 per day

Inclusions 

Guide with Dogs

Deli Lunch

Drinks

Transportation to and from the field

Patagonia Arizona Lodging 

Stage Stop Inn -Patagonia Arizona

The Stage Stop Inn

Oak Bar Ranch

The Oak Bar Ranch is an awesome B&B located south of Patagonia

Holland and Holland Shotgun

Exclusions 

Lodging

Arizona Hunting License

Shotgun shells

Gun sock or soft case

 El Coronado Ranch Hunts

El Coronado Lodge

Located in S.E. Arizona The El Coronado Ranch is comprised of 50,000 acres which 36,000 are deeded.The result is an all inclusive and exclusive  Arizona Wild Quail Hunting that is unique to the Desert South West.Click Here and visit our El Coronado Ranch Page for Rates and Dates.

Male Mearns Quail

Our El Coronado All inclusive Hunts Rates are

$4995 per person 4 nights /3 days

$5495 Single Supplement

2020/2021 Slots for 6 guns only are as follows 

  • Arrive Dec 10  Hunt 11,12,13, Depart Dec.14
  • Arrive Dec 15 Hunt 16,17,18  Depart Dec.19
                               2021 Dates
  • Arrive Jan 3      Hunt 4,5,6 Depart Jan 7
  • Arrive Jan 8       Hunt 9,10,11, Depart Jan 12
  • Arrive Jan 14     Hunt 15,16,17 Depart  Jan.18
  • Arrive  Jan 21    Hunt 22,23,24 Depart Jan 25
  • Arrive Jan 27     Hunt 28,29,30 Depart  Jan 31
  • Arrive Feb 4      Hunt 5,6,7 Depart Feb 8

Not included are the following, transportation to the Lodge,Hunting License and Gratuities.We can provide transportation for those that are flying privatley into Douglas -Bisbee International Airport

Sam and LouLou point a covey of Mearns Quail as Josie gets ready to flush

 

Covering a point

Dave Brown Outfitters -Arizona Quail Hunting Guides Equipment List 

During the Arizona Quail Season temperatures can range from 32 in the AM up to 75 in the PM.Arizona Quail Hunters need to dress in layers to adjust to the temperature variations.

  • Uninsulated Boots with lots of ankle support
  • Fleece Jacket
  • Rain Jacket
  • Shooting Gloves
  • Strap Vest 
  • Light weight Hunting Pants
  • 12-20 gauge shotgun (hinged action preferred) choked Skeet & IC
  • #6 Shot for Desert Quail
  • #7.5 shot for Mearns Quail
  • Gun Sock or Soft Case
  • Layered Upper Body Clothing
  • Items of a Personal Nature
  • Arizona Hunting License 

   Guided Arizona Quail Hunting and Your Dogs.

Desert Point

Bringing your dog on a Guided Arizona Quail Hunt with Dave Brown Outfitters is no problem,They will gain tremendous experience and this is something we encourage.We suggest running your dog(s) with ours and you express your goals which you want to achieve while hunting your dogs in Arizona.

 

To Book A hunt with Dave Brown Outfitters -Arizona Quail Hunting Guides Email Dave,Text Dave @520-604-2729 or Call Us @800-453-3991 

Millie Pointing Mearns Quail

Mearns Quail

Arizona Quail Species 

The State of Arizona is Home to three huntable species of Quail,consisting of Gambels,Mearns and Scaled Quail.All can be found in the S.E, Corner of the State.Dave Brown Outfitters -Arizona Quail Hunting Guides can set up a Hunt to target all Three Species that live in our area of the State.To learn more about Arizona Quail Click Here.

 

Gambels Quail

 

Mearns Quail

 

Scaled Quail

 

 

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