Hunting Report 11081

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Stu Mauney
Contact Information:309 Parkside Circle, Crawfordville, FL USA, , ; Phone: 850.445.5434 Email: stumauney@hotmail.com
Hunting Experience:38 years, 19 states, 7 foreign countries
Physical Condition:Good - run four miles two times a week. Ride 24 miles two times a week.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:09/23/2017 to 09/26/2017
Place of Hunt: - Romania - 8
Hunting Area:Satu Marie / Creis
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Hunt Romania ; , ; Phone: 011+40 745280573 Email: contact@huntromania.com Website: www.huntromania.com
Personal Guide (if any):Christian
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:
Game Sought But Not Taken:Deer, Red; ; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:In four days I only saw two stags. Both only for a brief moment. Game was spooky and clearly over hunted. Area had clear signs of trucks, humans, and log/timber cutting.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:PoorGuide/PH Ability:Poor
Condition of Camp:ExcellentCondition of Equipment:Fair
Quality of Food:ExcellentTrophy Care:N/A
Name of Airline:LufthansaAirline ServiceFair
Airline Comments:You can select an economy seat in advance for $35. If you wait to select a seat less/equal 23 hours you can't select due to having a rifle as checked baggage.
Costs
Hunting Fees:$4366.98/ Observer $698.72Amount:$4367.00
Trophy Fees:includedAmount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:includedAmount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Lufthansa $700/ Delta $195Amount:$895.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Total:$4367.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Small area, poor quality animals, dogs, trucks, chain saws, and railroad crossing sirens heard around perimeter of hunt area. Twice guide refused to take my wife as an observer. They did not like having a woman along as an observer.
Highlights of Hunt:None
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?no
Why?Total scam - avoid Merius Meritu and Hunt Romania at all cost. Buyer beware!
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?noNotified Personal Guide?yesNotified Booking Agent?yes
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