Welcome to the State of Wyoming Board of

Outfitters and Professional Guides Site

Please review the following Public Notice and proposed rule changes. We encourage any public comments pertaining to the changes to be submitted to the Board no later than November 9, 2018.

The proposed changes do not affect fees. The current Rules are available for review under the RULES tab, located in the main heading of this website.

Public Notice for Proposed Rule Changes

Proposed Rule Changes

The next Board Meeting will take place December 6-7, 2018 at the Holiday Inn, Cody, Wyoming. Training class and Meeting times, to be announced.

Below is the 2018 Outfitter Renewal packet. This document can be completed and mailed back to us, with your 2019 licensing fee, at any point in the coming months. All renewal applications, not including the Year-End Reports, are due to our office, post-marked no later than the deadline of December 31, 2018. All Year-End Reports are due, post-marked no later than January 31, 2019.

2018 Outfitter Renewal Packet

Statement from the Board Chairman, Lee Livingston


I'm pleased to announce that Bill Beres of Buffalo, Wyoming is the new Wyoming Board of Outfitters and Professional Guides law enforcement investigator effective September 17, 2018. The Board is very excited to have Bill as the new investigator. Bill comes to this position with 14+ years of law enforcement experience with the past 13 years as a trooper for the Wyoming Highway Patrol. He has many years of horse use/horse packing and back-country experience and is an avid outdoorsman/sportsman.

Bill is very excited for the opportunity to be the Boards new investigator and looks forward to getting to know and work with all of you. Bill is planning to hit the ground running and start doing some back country work soon after he starts on September 17.

I will provide additional contact etc info for Bill sometime after his start date.

If have any questions, feel free to contact me.

Best regards,

Lee Livingston


Wyoming State Board of Outfitters.

Congratulations on your retirement, Dan! Thank you for over 24 years of service to The Board, Outfitters, and hunters in the great State of Wyoming.

Dan Hodge and Board Member, Jim Schell

Dan Hodge and John Demaree - Wyoming Game Warden's Association

The mission of the Board, in order to serve and protect the public and maintain quality and professionalism within the hunting outfitting industry in Wyoming, is to license, regulate, review and evaluate big and trophy game outfitters and guides and enforce applicable laws, rules and regulations related to the outfitting industry.

Meeting Minutes, August 28, 2018

Meeting Minutes, June 15, 2018

Governor Mead's Statement concerning Grizzly, dated August 31, 2018

Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Statement concerning Grizzly, dated August 31, 2018

Grizzly Bear Memo January 2018

Wyoming State Board of Outfitters and Professional Guides

Title: Regular Meeting set by Resolution

Date Issued: August 6, 2015

Purpose: Set the Board's regular annual meeting

The Board shall hold a regular meeting the third Friday in February of each year at the Little America Hotel & Resort in Cheyenne, Wyoming.