Thanks to centuries of hunting tradition and good wildlife management, the European continent offers some of the world’s most successful and enjoyable hunting. It’s among relatively few regions of the world where hunting is easily combined with a bit of sightseeing and even vacationing. Some areas have specialized animals such as Spain’s ibex, moose and reindeer in the Nordic region and bears and wolves off to the east, but fairly standard across the continent are red, roe and fallow deer, wild boar and chamois wherever there are mountains, and Europe has lots of mountains. Continue reading Great Hunting In Italy!
On June 3, 2017, Sue and I were picked up midafternoon at the Toulouse, France, Airport by Yves Lecocq who had driven a couple of hours from Scelles, France, the location of his and his Continue reading Hunting French Roebuck in the French Quercy Region
The mist hung over the field. A smell of damp leather, lederhosen, bracken permeated the evening air. The footsteps of a lone stag could be heard on the wet earth. Thirty or so more red deer, rot hirsch, barely perceptible, peered from the fringes of the forest. Continue reading Hunting in Hungary
Most Americans think driven shooting is easy, whether birds or big game. After all, other people drive the animals to you, while you sit in a comfortable chair and wait. What could be easier? Continue reading The Glory Of Poland (Part Two)