Hunting Report 10780

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Mark Richards
Contact Information:16250 Neabsco Beach Way, Woodbridge, Virginia , 22191 , ; Phone: 703 973 2517 Email: mgrcabin@comcast.net
Hunting Experience:40+ years. US, Canada, Africa
Physical Condition:Excellent
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:12/31/2016 to 01/01/2017
Place of Hunt:Wyoming - United States - 13
Hunting Area:National Elk Refuge
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Tag n Drag ; 280 Thatcher Lane Bedford,WY 83112 ; Phone: 307-413-7226 Email: info@tagndrag.com Website: www.tagndrag.com
Personal Guide (if any):Tyler Thomas
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Bison
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:LOTS, LOTS game on NER when conditions are right.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:N/ACondition of Equipment:Good
Quality of Food:N/ATrophy Care:N/A
Name of Airline:DeltaAirline ServicePoor
Airline Comments:Overbooked, overweight flights caused missed connections. Delta refuse to grant hotel vouchers citing false weather delays.
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$1600.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$1000.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$1500.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:hotel, meals,tips,taxi etc.Amount:$500.00
Total:$3100.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Wyoming announced early closure of Bison season causing excessive airline cost and last minute planning.
Highlights of Hunt:Horseback hunting in the vast areas of the National Elk Refuge.
Equipment Recommendations:Good cold weather gear.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?
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