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Gary and Merrilee Lewis: photos from Glen Dene

Gary and Merrilee Lewis: photos from Glen Dene

Gary and Merrilee Lewis paid a visit to Glen Dene–check out photos from their hunts and other adventures here. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Client Stories, Fallow Deer, Red Stag, Wallaby

New Testimonials from Clients

Don hunted with Richard and Duncan at Glen Dene, taking a 19 point red stag and a fallow buck, and writes “Rodney, the quality of the hunt and experience were outstanding. I could not have written a better script for a dream hunt.” Sam hunted Chris Jolly’s Wairarapa property with Ben and Stu, taking a red stag at 72 yards with a bow & arrow. Sam writes “Ben and Stu are fine people and did an excellent job outfitting.” Read their full testimonials, and those of many other happy clients. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Client Stories, Fallow Deer, Red Stag

Red Stag & Fallow Buck & Tahr Taken A Few Days Ago

Filed under: Fallow Deer, Featured, Himalayan Tahr, Red Stag

New Options from New Zealand Safaris

New Options from New Zealand Safaris

We’ve just added 3 new packages from New Zealand Safaris (formerly Kimihia Safaris): the Big Five package (Gold Medal Red Stag, Chamois, Fallow Buck, Bull Tahr, Arapawa Ram), a Gold Medal Red Stag Stopover package (2 day/1 night, for Gold Medal Game Estate Red Stag), and our new Southern Slam package (Trophy Bull Tahr, Nanny Tahr, Chamois, and Arapawa Ram Combo). … Read entire article »

Filed under: Arapawa Ram, Chamois, Fallow Deer, Himalayan Tahr, Red Stag

New Fallow Deer Hunting Site

New Fallow Deer Hunting Site

Following the recent launch of our Himalayan Tahr hunting website, we’ve also launched a site specific to fallow deer hunting in New Zealand: www.fallowdeerhuntingnewzealand.com. Our single-species sites are focused on the animals themselves, the history of that species in New Zealand, trophy sizes and scoring systems, etc. … Read entire article »

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Glen Dene Station

Glen Dene Station

We’re proud to announce that we’ve added Glen Dene Station to our list of hunting options for the South Island. Glen Dene is one of the most scenic working high country farms in the South Island, and is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Hawea. This is a perfect couples retreat with 4 1/2 star luxury lakefront accommodation, guest suites located just off of the main homestead, international cuisine, with abundant numbers of Red … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chamois, Fallow Deer, Featured, Red Stag

Client Hunting Reports – Chris Jolly

Client Hunting Reports – Chris Jolly

Nic from Chris Jolly’s hunting operation reports in on several of our client’s recent trips: “Hi Rodney, It looks like you had a good time in NZ but you really didn’t need to bring the bad weather with you!! From May 21st til around June 2nd, we had about 18 inches of rain, needless to say, the tracks were all a mess and the beach road was washed out in places. Chet and Bob had the odd … Read entire article »

Filed under: Client Stories, Fallow Deer, Red Stag, South Pacific Goat

Silver Medal Red Stag at High Peak Game Estate

Silver Medal Red Stag at High Peak Game Estate

Andy and Kay Vail purchased a donated hunt at the Portland chapter of Safari Club International at the Portland annual fund-raising banquet. The hunt was for a Silver medal red stag at High Peak Game Estate in the Beautiful Rakia Gorge. In addition to the red stag, Andy also shot a beautiful fallow buck as well as a big Arapawa ram. To round out their New Zealand experience, they also chose to spend 3 … Read entire article »

Filed under: Arapawa Ram, Client Stories, Fallow Deer, Red Stag

Gold Medal Red Stag + a Free Trophy Fallow Buck and Arapawa Ram

Gold Medal Red Stag + a Free Trophy Fallow Buck and Arapawa Ram

We have just received a great Special on a Gold Medal Red Stag combo including a Fallow Buck and an Arapawa Ram. For just $10,670.00 you get a Gold Medal Red Stag up to 365 SCI, a trophy Fallow Buck and a trophy Arapawa Ram,6 nights 7 days with 3 full days in the field, all meals and drinks. As with all of our packages this also comes with airfare to and from Los Angeles … Read entire article »

Filed under: Fallow Deer, Red Stag, Travel Specials