Hunting Report 11070

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Don DuBois
Contact Information:981 Earlville Road, Earlville, New York USA, 13332 , ; Phone: 315 691 2341 Email:
Hunting Experience:North America, Africa, Mongolia
Physical Condition:Pins in my ankle, titanium knee, defibulator under my boobie. Otherwise, fit as a fiddle
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:10/16/2017 to 10/18/2017
Place of Hunt: - Ireland - 8
Hunting Area:Wicklow Mountains
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Celtic Field Sports ; 18904 FM 1488 #193 Magnolia,TX 77355 ; Phone: 281-823-2026 Email: Website:
Personal Guide (if any):David Moore
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Sheep, Feral; Deer, Sika
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:wild,free range, abundant,and rutting
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:aerlingusAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:
Hunting Fees:4,500 euroAmount:$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:The first hurricane to hit Ireland since 1961 arrived the same day I did. We hunted anyway!
Highlights of Hunt:Spotting an eight point Sika from about a mile away, stalking to 180 yards and making a clean kill with my 7mm-08.
Equipment Recommendations:take rain gear and good waterproof boots.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?My guide was excellent,made sure I was climbing at a comfortable rate, was a whiz at getting me within shooting range, and got both me and my trophy safely off the mountain.
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