Hunting Report 10882

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Troy
Contact Information:Palmer , , Alaska USA, , ; Phone: 907-360-5357 Email:
Hunting Experience:30 years in US, Africa
Physical Condition:Moderate. Not as good as it should of been for the hills of New Zealand.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:04/28/2017 to 05/07/2017
Place of Hunt: - New Zealand - 5
Hunting Area:
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):New Zealand Safaris (Jim Gibson) ; 15 Stanton Rd Fairlie,South Canterbury 7987 New Zealand ; Phone: 011 64 27 430-3876 Email: Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Jom Gibson
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Deer, Red; Deer, Fallow; Tahr, Himalayan
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:
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:Alaska Airlines, Qantas, New Zealand AirAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:
Hunting Fees:Amount:$0.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None
Highlights of Hunt:Excellent guide. Eyes of an eagle and very adept at spotting animals. Always ensured good opportunities to take animals you asked for. Access to multiple properties with plenty of game. Gave honest feed back and assistance. Lodging and Food were stellar.
Equipment Recommendations:This hunt was on foot by choice, physical conditioning is a must. However Jim can and will make accommodations and work hard to get you on the animals.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Outstanding service, great guide beautiful area and country with some great trophy
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