Hunting Report 11134

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Chip Gilbert
Contact Information:1560 LONGWOOD DRIVE S.W., MARIETTA, GA United States, 30008 , ; Phone: 770-402-0611 Email:
Hunting Experience:60 yrs.
Physical Condition:Average
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:10/06/2017 to 10/11/2017
Place of Hunt: - France - 8
Hunting Area:Chateau de Laplanque
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):France Safaris ; Chateau de Laplanque ,Pradinas France ; Phone: 011 (+33) 06 76 85 48 19 Email: Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Didier + Guillaume Roques-Rogery
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Deer, Red; Deer, Roe; Deer, Sika; Deer, Fallow; Sheep, Mouflon; Duck, Mallard
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Prime
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:Air FranceAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:Bag did not arrive at destination.Airline did deliver it to the Chateau almost 2 hours away
Hunting Fees:n/aAmount:$0.00
Trophy Fees:n/aAmount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:French licenseAmount:$250.00
Commercial Airfares:Air FranceAmount:$2200.00
Charter Airfares:n/aAmount:$0.00
Other Costs:n/aAmount:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Absolutely none
Highlights of Hunt:Staying ina 13th century chateau on a beautiful hunting ground.Meetingrna great family and the beautiful countryside of Aveyron District.
Equipment Recommendations:None--The Chateau has an excellentrnselection of Leica binos and shooting sticks.I used a custom Mauser 270 from the Chateau and thernowners(also guides used Leica R/FINDERS.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?I was treated like and felt like a member of the family.Food was excellent.Huge corner suite with beautiful views.13th century chateau.Toured ancient villages during mid-day.
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