Hunting Report 10208

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Michael J Halter
Contact Information:1616 Swallows Nest Loop, Clarkston , WA USA, 99403 , ; Phone: 509-758-7636 Email: mikehalter@msn.com
Hunting Experience:Significant - USA, Canada, Alaska
Physical Condition:Good
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:06/01/2015 to 06/06/2015
Place of Hunt:Alberta - Canada - 13
Hunting Area:Near Smith, Alberta
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Willis Outfitters ; Box 165 Smith,AB T0G 2B0 Canada ; Phone: 780-843-6779 Email: Jessewillis02@hotmail.com
Personal Guide (if any):Jesse Willis
Booking Agent (if any):Jack Atcheson & Sons, Inc. ; 3210 Ottawa St Butte,MT 59701 ; Phone: 406-782-2382 Email: office@atcheson.com Website: www.atcheson.com
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Bear, Black; Bear, Black
Game Sought But Not Taken:Wolf; ; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:This is a new spot and stalk area that does not get a lot of pressure. There are quite a few bears over 7' in the area.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:ExcellentCondition of Equipment:Good
Quality of Food:ExcellentTrophy Care:Good
Name of Airline:I drove to the campAirline ServiceN/A
Airline Comments:
Costs
Hunting Fees:Will go up in 2016Amount:$4000.00
Trophy Fees:noneAmount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$270.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Motel prior to and after hunt, gas, mealsAmount:$800.00
Total:$5070.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None
Highlights of Hunt:Quality area with big percentage of larger sized bears (some over 7 feet) including color phase bears.
Equipment Recommendations:Theremacell, insect proof clothing, rain gear
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Excellent chance to harvest large bears at a very fair price.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?noNotified Personal Guide?noNotified Booking Agent?no
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?no
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals