Hunting Report 11083

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:William Bowers
Contact Information:3034 Aspen court, Eau Claire, WI usa, 54703 , ; Phone: 715-379-8214 Email:
Hunting Experience:I have hunted over 48 years including Alaska, Canada, New Zealand and Africa.
Physical Condition:Pretty good for an old guy!!
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Shotgun
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:12/02/2017 to 12/06/2017
Place of Hunt:Iowa - United States - 13
Hunting Area:
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Buffalo County Outfitters ; S 395 Sand Rd Mondovi,WI 54755 ; Phone: 1-715-533-0943 Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Joel Artis
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:Free range whitetail hunt in best unit of Iowa...always possibility of shooting a giant whitetail
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:N/ACondition of Equipment:Excellent
Quality of Food:N/ATrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:Airline ServiceN/A
Airline Comments:
Hunting Fees:cost of huntAmount:$3000.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Iowa is a draw stateAmount:$600.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:HotelAmount:$150.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Typical free range hunt, weather is always an issue
Highlights of Hunt:Connecting on a 164 inch whitetail on the third opportunity
Equipment Recommendations:none
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Joel goes all out to get you on a trophy whitetail. He truly wants you to be successful I hunted on his Iowa properties but he made his name on his Wisconsin Buffalo County properties. He has a beautiful lodge and some awesome hunting in Wisconsin. He is now expanding into Iowa
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