Every now and then you get lucky with the weather. Coming up to Waitangi weekend 2020, almost unbelievably, the forecast for the coast looked ok! This hunt is almost a tradition for me now and over the years I have been reasonably successful. Even when the hunting doesn’t quite go...
Tim Butcher talks trophy assessment. A must read for anyone wanting to get better at on the hoof assesment.
Three farmers and a builder chasing bull tahr on the coast.
Filmed and edited by Shaun Monk here's 20 minutes of tahr hunting with Cam and Shaun from PointsSouth.
A lot of people know how hard it can be to hunt tahr on the West Coast. But with great difficulty, can come great success. But, unfortunately this isn’t that tale, well not for myself anyway.
New Zealand hunters in general are bloody good as disagreeing with one another, there is however one thing that I think every hunter can agree on. That is, that we need to have the same if not better hunting opportunities available for our future generations.