Hunting Report 11059

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Trent Barcroft
Contact Information:12127 Big Canoe, Jasper, Georgia USA, 30143 , ; Phone: 678-938-2027 Email: trentbarcroft@gmail.com
Hunting Experience:Extensive N. America and Africa.
Physical Condition:Average, not good enough !!
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:11/12/2017 to 11/18/2017
Place of Hunt:Alberta - Canada - 13
Hunting Area:Grand Prairie
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Alpine Outfitters ; 11725 105 Street Grande Prairie,Alberta T8V 8L1 Canada ; Phone: 780-539-4209 Email: info@alpineoutfitters.com Website: www.alpineoutfitters.com
Personal Guide (if any):Lowell Davis
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Deer, Whitetail
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Deer appeared well fed and quite healthy ! Abundant does in the area hunted. Bucks were seen every day.
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:Air CanadaAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:No problems at all. Firearms clearance was straightforward and efficient in Toronto.
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$4495.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Total:$4495.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:No problems ! Weather was cold and snowy but this to be expected so have the proper warm clothes and gear available.
Highlights of Hunt:Seeing deer every day, moving between stands on the outfitters property and enjoying the accommodation with the outfitters family.
Equipment Recommendations:Be sure to degrease your bolt and firearm. I had two misfires and lost an opportunity at a trophy deer due to a slow firing pin strike presumably due to the temperature.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Good quality whitetail hunt in Alberta farm country with a family oriented outfitter.
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