About Tom

Bush pilot, trapper, tanner, and Master Guide Tom Shankster has been outfitting in Alaska since 1985.

About US

Simply put, with nearly 30 years of experience, Tom knows how to get the job done.  Tom, at home in the wilderness, is laid-back, yet professional, with a sense of humor that is sure to keep you entertained.

Tom makes a concerted effort to assign you a guide based on personality, physical conditioning and determination.  A successful hunt begins and ends with an excellent guide, and Tom’s repeat clientele is a testament to the fact that he will do all in his power to make your journey into the Last Frontier a safe and enjoyable adventure.  Contact Tom

Tom Shankster’s Alaska Trophy Hunts proudly supports these fine organizations:

  • Colorado Bowhunters Association
  • Grand Slam/Ovis
  • Pope and Young Club
  • Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society
  • Ruffed Grouse Society
  • Wild Sheep Foundation