Hunting Report 11069

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Joe Weiss
Contact Information:4575 Timber Lakes, , , , ; Phone: 716.583.1499 Email:
Hunting Experience:Shot big 5, 2 brown bear, most NA stuff
Physical Condition:Age 70, yogo x2 per week, and two days in gym. Decent shape: not a hard place to hunt.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:10/01/2017 to 10/10/2017
Place of Hunt:Alaska - United States - 13
Hunting Area:Alaskan Peninsula
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Majestic Mountain Outfitters ; PO Box 5036 Forsyth,MT 59327 ; Phone: 406-347-5401 Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Sky Smith
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Bear, Brown
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:We saw a dozen or so bears each day. As we glassed we were always in view of bears.
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:Delta to AnchorageAirline ServiceExcellent
Airline Comments:Illiama Air from Anchorage to Illiama. Good flights coming and going.
Hunting Fees:Amount:$25000.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:$1000 brown bear tag, $160 licenseAmount:$1160.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Illiama put on extra flight to help us outAmount:$750.00
Other Costs:Sky went in to finish off my bear in heavy cover. He was the best guide I've ever been with. 4x to Africa and 6x to AlaskaAmount:$4500.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:80 mph gale winds, tent held, good equipment.
Highlights of Hunt:Actually being in the gale was pretty cool. The country and all those bears around, fantastic.
Equipment Recommendations:Carry along slip on waders, hip boots.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Jeff Chad and his family and guides will bust their asses to get you a nice bear.
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