Hunting Report 10699

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Tom Schneider
Contact Information:8201 English Run Road, Morris, Pennsylvania United States, 16938 , ; Phone: 734-474-4041 Email: t_p_schneider@msn.com
Hunting Experience:Lifetime hunter and I've hunted with 10 outfitters in three countries.
Physical Condition:Good physical condition for 67 years old and I can still walk miles each day.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:09/25/2016 to 10/02/2016
Place of Hunt:Newfoundland and Labrador - Canada - 13
Hunting Area:Caribou Lake east of Corner Brook
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Sou'wester Outfitting ; P.O. Box 159 York Harbor,NL A0L 1L0 ; Phone: 1-877-751-1681 Email: dean.wheeler(at)nf.sympatico.ca Website: www.biggamecanada.com
Personal Guide (if any):John Childs
Booking Agent (if any):Butch's Hunt Nation ; P.O. Box 20403 Cheyenne,WY 82003 ; Phone: 307.637.5495 Email: info@hunt-nation.com Website: www.hunt-nation.com
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Moose
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Very good number of moose including many large bulls (large for Newfoundland)
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:ExcellentCondition of Equipment:Excellent
Quality of Food:ExcellentTrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:Airline ServiceN/A
Airline Comments:
Costs
Hunting Fees:Included license and helicopter to campAmount:$6950.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Included in hunt feeAmount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Included in hunt feeAmount:$0.00
Other Costs:Meat processingAmount:$200.00
Total:$7150.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Rut was late and moose were not moving and would not come to a call; we glassed many moose, but getting in position for a shot was difficult
Highlights of Hunt:Great guides, really good food, comfortable cabin with hot shower; no other hunters or outfitters in a beautiful wilderness area.
Equipment Recommendations:Good high rubber boots and good rain gear
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?One of the best outfitted hunts that I have done and great for anyone who is willing and able to hunt hard on foot in a wilderness area.
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