Guest Info

Mouse River Outfitters | Kramer, North Dakota

Packing List:

Gloves, Warm Stocking Hat, Hand Warmers, Warm Waterproof Boots (we provide boot dryers), Coat and Bibs, Shells, Blind Bag, Binoculars, Plug for Your Gun, Gun, Coffee Cup, Book, Slippers or Comfortable Footwear, if you are driving to the lodge bring waders, and Personal Toiletries.

Please also be prepared with coolers, insulated duffle bags, etc. to bring your birds home. There is a Walmart 20 miles from us in case you forget something also.

Travel Accommodations:

  • Minot airport is 50 miles to the lodge
  • Bismarck airport is 150 miles to the lodge (sometimes Bismarck’s flights are way cheaper, so it’s best to check both airports to compare flights)
  • Transportation from the airport to the lodge is the client’s responsibility, book a small SUV or larger to navigate to the fields. If you have any issues on the way, will be coming later than expected, or have to cancel last minute, please give us a call.

How Many Boxes of Shells Should I Bring?

We usually recommend you to bring 2 boxes of shells per person per day of hunting.

We also recommend purchasing 12 G. 3″ or 3.5″ 2’s or BB’s.

Shells can be shipped to the lodge after Sept. 20th at 112 Charles St. Kramer, ND 58748 (Please make sure your name is on the shells)

Weather Averages in North Dakota:

Sept 15 – Oct 1: 40F – 70F

Oct 1 – Oct 15: 20F – 50F

Oct 15 – Nov 1: 0F – 32F

Nov 1 – Nov 15: 32F to -10F

If weather conditions are extreme, (25 mpg winds or more, blizzard, hail, etc.) then the hunt will be left open to the outfitter/guides discretion. We will do whatever we can to fit in another hunt when weather permits (this has only happened once in 20 years). Please check the weather right before your trip and plan accordingly.

2024 ND Nonresident Licenses and Requirements:

You only need to purchase one General Game and Habitat License per year, One Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer certificate, One Federal Stamp, and one HIP Registration per year.

Whitetail hunts:
$255 Deer Gun (draw, middle of May)
$250 Deer Bow (over counter License, must be purchased online and mailed to you at your address before leaving for your hunt)
$20 General game and habitat license
$2 Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer certificate

Pheasant Hunts:
$100 Small game license
$20 General game and habitat license
$2 Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer certificate
$0 Hip registration

Waterfowl Hunts:
$103 Zone 3 Waterfowl License
$20 General Game and Habitat License
$2 Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer certificate
$27 Federal Waterfowl Stamp
$0 Hip registration

Sandhill Cranes:
$30 Sand Hill Crane permit
$100 Small game license OR $103 Waterfowl license
$20 General game and habitat license
$2 Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer certificate
$0 Hip registration

Tundra Swan (lottery):
$30 Swan license
$20 General game and habitat license
$2 Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer certificate
$103 Waterfowl License
$27 Federal Waterfowl Stamp
$0 Hip registration

Book Your Hunt Today

Looking For A Once-In-A-Lifetime Hunt?  Give Us A Call Or Fill Out Our Contact Form To Book Your Dates Today! We Are Looking Forward To Meeting You.