I'm not familiar with any Montana outfitters but the trick is to do your research. Ask the outfitter for some client contact numbers and give them a call. If they won't give you any past client info something is fishy and you might want to look elsewhere.
Look into Skyline Guide Service out of Cooke City Montana. My wife and I know them (Liz and Victor Jackson) quite well, and they are great people. I recommended them to a few friends from NY and they went there 2 years ago and had a successful hunt. They hunt the early bugle season on the fringe of Yellowstone Park.
In the darkness, the hunter stumbles through the underbrush, making noise and leaving his scent seemingly EVERYWHERE!
Daylight will be here in 30 minutes and he wanted to be in the stand an hour before daylight.
"I know I left that stand RIGHT in this area last night," he mutters under his breath, "but where is it now?"
He traipses back and forth in a zig zag pattern, getting himself overheated and sweaty, but never finding the stand he left there the previous evening – and eventually sits on a...