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Giving Thanks for the Wonders of the Chama River Valley

With bull elk archery season well underway, we want to pause and give thanks for the beauty of the Chama River Valley and all of the good friends we have made hunting together here in the high country of northern New Mexico. Our good friends Tim and Dave had a great second day of the […]

Archery Elk Season Underway in New Mexico

Archery Elk Season Underway in New Mexico Nothing beats the challenge of stalking a majestic bull elk in the high country of northern New Mexico.  Every year a select group of bow hunters join us at the Timbers at Chama for the hunting thrill of a lifetime.  And this year is no exception! Throughout the […]

Gear Up for 2018 Elk Hunting Season

Elk hunting season is almost upon us.  With a light snow season the herds of mature elk appear to be in great shape, though the drought makes it tough on us New Mexico farmers! If you are thinking about making 2018 your year to take the elk hunt of a lifetime, it’s time to cut […]

Advantages of Private Land Elk Hunts

Have you ever had the pleasure of hunting your own stretch of land, knowing you and your party will be the only hunters you will see all week?  That’s just one of the many advantages of hunting for wild ranging bull and cow elk at the Timbers at Chama! According to an Elk Harvest report […]

Prime Elk Hunt Dates Open for 2018

We’ve been working hard at the Timbers to expand the number of elk hunts and elk hunters we can accommodate.  If you’ve been disappointed by sold out elk hunts ink the past, you’ll be glad to know that we still have a few prime elk hunt packages open for the fall of 2018.  Thanks to […]

Too Hot? – Escape to the Chama River Valley

When most people hear the words “New Mexico” they immediately think of a searing desert landscape with few trees and fewer lakes and rivers.  Are they surprised when they come to the Chama River Valley!  Cooled by Mountain breezes and abundant flowing waters, the Chama River Valley is always 10 to 20 degrees cooler than […]

Springtime is Turkey Time

There is something magical about the elusive Merriam Turkey.  The largest game bird found in Northern New Mexico, the Tom turkeys can attain weights of 20 pounds or more in this region. The Merriam’s wild turkey is a subspecies of the familiar wild turkey, once recommended by Ben Franklin as the National symbol of the […]

Now Accepting Vacation Rental Bookings

Did you know that you can now enjoy the Timbers at Chama outside of hunting season?  Starting this summer (2018) we will be accepting reservations for the Guest House and the Hacienda on a first-come-first-served basis.  These two properties offer a unique opportunity to vacation “Timbers Style”. Guests will have access to 400 acres of […]

100 Elk in a Single Herd!

Get Ready for 2018 and 2019 now. Who’s ready for a hunt?  Now’s the time to make plans for your 2018 Elk hunt at the Timbers at Chama.  Here is a picture we took at the end of last season.  Over 100 Elk in one tight herd! Elk hunting at the Timbers at Chama is […]

Time to Book 2018 Elk and Merriam Turkey Hunts

Hard to believe that the New Year is already here!  2017 turned out to be a great year for hunting big bull elk, mule deer and the wary Merriam Turkey here in the mountains of Northern New Mexico.  And it was a good year for the Timbers and our many hunter friends.  Thanks to new […]