United States Outfitters Inc. was started in 1986 and our Professional Licensing Service began in 1991. This has allowed us to hunt all big game species throughout the west, not just in our back yard like most outfitters. When you book a hunt with USO, you can be assured that it is in an area that will provide the type of hunt you are looking for.

United States Outfitters has the experience and the knowledge to provide you with a first class hunt. Your success is our success.
You have our personal guarantee that 100% effort will be put forth by our experienced staff of guides to help you obtain the trophy you desire.


Andy Valerio

Licensing Expert & Operations Manager
Andy Valerio, Licensing Expert & Operations Manager – involved in USO’s success since 1990, Andy has probably guided more successful trophy hunters in those years than anyone in the nation. He oversees the application process and also the various camps in all USO’s north eastern New Mexico areas. Andy’s talents show up in many television hunting shows and internet videos around the big game hunting industry.

George “Hef” Taulman

Founder & Owner of United States Outfitters, Inc.
Hef is a full-time outfitter. Originally a pharmacist, his hobby of “taking big bulls” developed into his business. Hef’s demand for attention to detail, not only for himself but for the entire staff of guides and cooks, reflects on the overall camp experience in every single camp we host. Hef also has a unique ability to create and develop quality programs for our clients. It has always been Hef’s belief that “it is easy to be a quality outfitter, but only if you are working in quality areas.” He started United States Outfitters in 1986 and its Professional Licensing Service in 1991. Hef has maintained our presence in the best trophy areas in the nation by offering multiple species with each individual trophy hunter’s needs in mind. Hef has made United States Outfitters and it’s clients into the success stories they are today.

Miss Jean Taulman

Owner/Office Manager
Miss Jean Taulman, Owner/Office Manager, has the task of keeping ever-changing Portfolio Records up-to-date. A licensing expert herself, and an avid out-doors woman, Miss Jean’s experience over the past twenty-plus years, undoubtedly makes her as knowledgeable as anyone in the industry.