Hunting Report 6319

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Jack Bierley
Contact Information:Box 2939, Tampa, FL 33601 , ; Phone: 813-226-1875
Hunting Experience:Lifelong, worldwide.
Physical Condition:71 years old, good health, no problems.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:09/10/2007 to 09/15/2007
Place of Hunt: - Austria - 5
Hunting Area:Bouvim Concession near Zams, Austria
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):N/A ; , ;
Personal Guide (if any):Kurt Weissenbeck
Booking Agent (if any):N/A ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:
Game Sought But Not Taken:Chamois
Game Conditions Comments:Plenty of chamois, could not get close to them (within 150 yards) for me. Beautiful scenery. Take your own rifle if possible - flat 7mm/257 pronghorn type rifle. Need to kill quickly. Search difficult (terrain).
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:ExcellentCondition of Equipment:Excellent
Quality of Food:ExcellentTrophy Care:
Name of Airline:US Air.Airline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:Not competitive with Euro, airlines but they flew safely.
Costs
Hunting Fees:All as quoted. This was a quality hunt. The PHs and outfitter wanted success and made every effort.Amount:$0.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Total:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:
Highlights of Hunt:A person who likes long shots, alpine hunting, vertical conditions would love this environment. Alpine scenery, Austrian guide techniques. The hunting hotel and Tirolean cuisine and lodge music.
Equipment Recommendations:Take small binoculars. PH has big ones and spot scope.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?Yes
Why?Very enjoyable - hunting is not always killing. I would advise practice at 250 meters and forewarn most shots highly vertical. Perhaps with snow, November says, close shots and less vertical.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?N/ANotified Personal Guide?N/ANotified Booking Agent?N/A
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?N/A
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals