Hunting Report 11101

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Dan Caughey II
Contact Information:PO Box 660, La Honda, CA USA, , ; Phone: 831.246.1221 Email: n/a
Hunting Experience:Almost 30 international hunts / 42 years Big Game Hunting.
Physical Condition:Good
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:05/01/2017 to 05/06/2017
Place of Hunt: - Turkey - 8
Hunting Area:Near Kastamonu
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Erdogan Avci Safaris ; Bu00fcklu00fcm Sokak No : 22/15 Kavaklidere Ankara, Turkey ; Phone: 011-90 312 418 95 73 Email: Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Erdogan and Asin
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Deer, Roe; Deer, Roe; Deer, Roe; Boar, Wild (Wild Hog Feral Hog); Boar, Wild (Wild Hog Feral Hog)
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Lots of deer and pigs should be able to take several boar per day. Pretty area, pine forest with meadows and mountain streams, friendly people. Great trip. My second hunt with outfitter. Very reasonable rates.
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:Turkish AirAirline ServiceExcellent
Airline Comments:
Hunting Fees:2900 for six days + one animal/ 1000 per animal beyond that total 6900 5 animalsAmount:$6900.00
Trophy Fees:See AboveAmount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$1200.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Tips, 1000, I had two guides Erdogan/ and Turkey's first and only female guide Asin. She was great, never stopped looking. Amount:$1000.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None
Highlights of Hunt:Taking great trophies and seeing how the Turkish people live in the mountains
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?It's nice that you hunt with Erdogan rather than book with an agent then hope you mesh with the outfitter. Erdogan is very easy to hunt with.
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