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2018 Season

Well the 2018 season has been a very busy one! I would like to thank Tim and Jimmy for their efforts in guiding this season, both have produced some awesome hunts, and of course a big thank you to all the hunters who made the season possible. I have been winding down at home over […]

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Earth Sea Sky Review, Below the Belt

We all know the famous NZ made hunting clothing brand and how it changed the NZ outdoor industry. But there is a family who has been at the core of the NZ outdoors for nearly 100 years. The Ellis family started out in the outdoors industry with Roland Ellis making some of the very first […]

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#agematters ??

Over the last 6 or more months I have received quite a number of messages about aging Tahr and Chamois, from hunters both young and old. I’m not sure who appointed me an ‘expert’ but I thought I would share what I know, and hopefully this helps people to have a better understanding of the […]

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Mountain Hunt Preparation, Gear and Fitness

It goes without saying that a little goes a long way when it comes to preparing for a hunt, especially a mountain hunt where your gear and fitness can have a significant impact on your success and enjoyment. Through the years of my guiding and personal hunting I’ve noticed some things that work well, and […]

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