Rob Arnaud, President and Outfitter for Montana Hunting Company, is a fourth generation Montanan who grew up in Manhattan, Montana. He earned an animal science degree from Montana State University in 1980 and became a private land manager for many years prior to starting Arnaud Outfitting, which became Montana Hunting Company with partner Jim Doran. Rob has incorporated wildlife management principals into properties leased by Montana Hunting Company. He's past president of Montana Outfitters and Guides Association and currently is on the MT Board of Outfitters. Besides being a professional guide and outfitter, Rob takes as many personal hunts as he can!
Jim Doran, General Manager and Guide, is a professional hunter/outdoorsman with over 40 years experience. He hunted Africa nine times and harvested the Big 5. Jim has been on 96 different sheep hunts around the world. He has also done 50+ Alaska brown bear hunts and over 300 bull elk hunts. He still enjoys hunting and guiding to this day.
Karla Smith is the Executive Manager for Montana Hunting Company. She is a third generation Montanan and a graduate of Montana State University. Karla has excellent communication and customer service skills and is able to understand the needs and concerns of clients. She and her husband have an active, young family.
Montana Hunting Company strives to be the best in the hunting industry, providing outstanding guide service and customer care to our clients all the while representing our great landowners; sound wildlife management principals are practiced to ensure harvesting the oldest age class of trophies possible.
Since forming Arnaud Outfitting, Inc. in 1996, Rob has contracted the wildlife management and outfitting with the Flying D as well as several other properties in Montana, California, Colorado, and Wyoming. In January of 2011, Arnaud Outfitting combined the big game and bison hunting under the name of Montana Hunting Company.
The success of our hunting company is four fold: The superb hunting properties, hospitality of the land owners, our professional staff, and our loyal customers who have supported us for years. Thank you to all.