Stuck N the Rut

Stuck N the Rut

About Stuck N The Rut

Stuck N The Rut is owner Travis’ dream come true. He always desired to have a business dedicated to his passions; hunting, adventure, and family. Together with his family and friends, he eagerly accepts any challenge the wilderness has to offer.
The SNTR Team spends their time away from work in the pursuit of big game animals, specializing in archery and long range. We are proud to share with you videos of our hunts in Idaho, Montana, Utah,  Alaska, and beyond!. Our Team thrives on DIY hunting and rugged adventure.




Travis Schneider

Age: 27
Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: Idaho, Montana, Alaska
Occupation: General Contractor, Owner of SNTR
Years Hunting: 15
Favorite Animals: Elk

Bio: Travis Schneider was born and raised in an extremely adventurous family. He grew up in a tight knit family of hunters, talking and dreaming about hunting from the time he could walk. At age 7 he tagged alongside his dad, bugling bull elk with his vocals at bow range. By the time he was 13, he was a full-on passionate hunter and never looked back, killing his first 6-point bull elk halfway up a mountain all by himself. Even at that young age, Travis never waited for others to help him get the job done. As a young teenager he thrived on…

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Tom Schneider

Age: 24
Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Occupation: Construction
Years Hunting: 12
Favorite Animals: Elk

Bio: Growing up in a family that’s outdoor minded, I enjoyed all activities that were a part of the outdoors. It all started with fishing. My dad used to take us out every weekend fishing. I enjoyed every minute of it. I also had a strong interest in learning about animals. I remember in grade school that most of the teachers thought that it was strange that I preferred reading non fiction books about animals than reading fiction books.
Another strange hobby that I picked up as a child was trapping skunks. All these things led…

Casie Schneider

Age: 28
Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Favorite Hunting
Location: North Idaho
Occupation: Nurse Years
Hunting: 2 Favorite Animals: Elk
Bio: Casie is the wife of Travis, creator of Stuck N the Rut. Born and raised in Bonners Ferry to a farming/logging family her dream was to be blessed enough to reside, work, and play in her hometown. She loves the mountains in North Idaho, and takes any opprotunity to get out in them with her Husband.
Besides working as a Nurse, her passion is accompanying and supporting Travis and his family on their hunting adventures. She enjoys being “camp cook”, “mule wrangler”, “huckleberry picker”, and many other things on their adventures,…

Trevor Schneider

Age: 19
Location: Bonners Ferry and Moscow, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: Idaho
Occupation: Construction, Full time college Student
Years Hunting: 7 Favorite Animals: Elk

Bio: Trevor Schneider was the last to enter the Schneider family 19 years ago. Like the rest, he grew up exploring the outdoors with his family by shooting guns, horn hunting, hiking mountain tops and participating in local archery shoots. Before he reached Idaho’s legal hunting age, he tagged along with his brothers in the backcountry to help pack out their trophies and learn from their successes and failures and look forward to the future. Once he turned the early age of 12, he killed his first 5×6 elk in Idaho with a rifle. From…

Tana Schneider

Age: 21
Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: ALASKA
Occupation: Northern Air, air traffic control
Years Hunting: 8
Favorite Animals: Elk, Wolves

Bio: The only girl in the Schneider clan, Tana was raised in the mountains and hunted with her brothers from a young age. She is an avid outdoors woman in the Last Frontier and loves adventuring around Alaska. She has her pilot’s license and float plane rating, which she received at Lake Hood in Anchorage, the largest seaplane base in the world.
She recently moved back to her hometown, of Bonners Ferry, Idaho and works full time at the airport there. She is actively pursuing her goals in and out of the mountains. She eagerly looks…

Phil and Darlene Schneider

Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: Idaho, with their kids
Occupation: SNTR Mom and Dad
Favorite Animals: Elk, whitetail, mule deer

Bio: This is where it all began, a husband and wife with an immense love for the outdoors and their children. Phil and Darlene are the parents of Travis, Tom, Tana, and Trevor. Hunting and venturing around the mountains has always been a way of life for the entire family, even when the kids were very young. These two still work beside their children both in and out of them mountains to acheive their family goals. They enjoy taking the horses and mules out in the mountains to adventure and pack out big game. These outgoing parents…

Timmy Fulton

Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: Idaho
Occupation: Logger
Favorite Animals: Elk
Bio:Timmy Fulton lives in Bonners Ferry, Idaho with his wife and children. When he isn’t hauling logs he is in the outdoors, hunting and adventuring with his brother, dad, sons, friends and family. Timmy has been friends with Travis and his family for many years. He still remembers helping Travis and his family pack out Travis’ first bull elk. Timmy is enjoying watching his son’s grow and they are already tagging along with him hunting. Recently, Timmy and the family were fortunate to call in a pack of wolves and harvest one of them, he is…

Caleb Keeney

Age: 28
Location: Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: Idaho
Occupation: Contractor/Construction
Favorite Animals: Bear
Bio: Caleb is a North Idaho native, grew up in the woods, and has an impeccable work ethic and dedication to his friends. Caleb met Travis years ago on a rugged work assignment in Alaska. Upon returning to the lower 48, he worked with Travis building homes, and still does today. Caleb accompanies the Schneider family out hunting regularily, helps with the horses and mules and is always willing to come help pack meat. In his spare time he enjoys 4-wheelers, motorcycles, hiking, and hitting the gym. SNTR is proud to have him as a member of…

Dallas Lane

Location: Pocatello, Idaho
Favorite Hunting Location: Idaho
Occupation: Lane Precision Rifels, owner, long range gun expert
Bio: Dallas grew up in Bonners Ferry, Idaho, the hometown of SNTR. He and Travis have been long time friends. Dallas and Travis have great memories of hunting and many an adventure. Dallas is married to a beautiful lady and has two sons.
Dallas has always had a passion for hunting and rifles, and is fascinated with long range shooting. He began building his own long range custom guns about three years ago and now it keeps him busy more than full time. He is the owner and creator of Lane Precision Rifles and meticulously crafts custom…

Nick Phelps

Location: Layton, Utah
Favorite Hunting Location: Utah, Idaho
Occupation: Phelps Landscape, owner
Favorite Animals: Bear, Mule Deer
Bio: Nick is a long time friend of the Schneider family. He and Travis and Tom have had many great hunts together, from north Idaho spring bear to Utah mule deer. Nick resides in Layton, Utah with his beautiful wife and three sons. He owns and operates his own Landscape company there and stays extremely busy, however finds time to hunt each year. He harvested this beautiful light colored bear in Idaho just last year, and is eagerly looking forward to this spring bear season to come visit friends and family, and have a great hunt.