Hunting Report 8495

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Paul DeCleva Jr.
Contact Information: , ; Phone: 214-922-8023
Hunting Experience:5 years international
Physical Condition:OK
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:12/05/2011 to 12/10/2011
Place of Hunt: - Austria - 8
Hunting Area:Southwest of Vienna
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Hunt Austria ; St. Georgen 9 St. Georgen am Reith, A-3344 Austria ; Phone: 011 +43 664 306 26 45 (Austria) Email: Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Eva Maria Blaimauer-Schnopfhagen
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Ibex
Game Sought But Not Taken:Chamois; ; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Abundant, healthy, well-managed
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:Lufthansa / Austrian AirAirline ServiceExcellent
Airline Comments:No problems with firearms transport; call airline in advance
Hunting Fees:Amount:$0.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:they also offer red deer, roe deer, and wild boarAmount:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None
Highlights of Hunt:Hunting in Austrian Alps, great guides; ibex in rut; taking a 12 year old ibex; being received as a guest by Austrian hosts
Equipment Recommendations:Consider renting a car in Vienna, Salzburg in Linz and drive to hunting lodge.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?If you want Austrian Alpine experience, go here.
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