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Guinness Lessons

Okay, I admit it. I enjoy a pint of stout. Good old Guinness really is my favorite and, perhaps behind shamrocks and leprechauns, is Ireland’s most recognized product. These days I don’t indulge very often…sometimes life lessons are painful. I’ve learned that dark beer is one of my triggers for gout. I’m careful, but when James Nolan and his team picked us up at the Dublin airport, a couple of stops seemed almost mandatory. Continue reading Guinness Lessons

The Hunt of A Lifetime

When I was little, I never thought I would make it to New Zealand. Of all the places I had ever wanted to go, it was the one place I most wanted to visit because it holds some of the most beautiful country and some of the largest animals in the world.  In Continue reading The Hunt of A Lifetime

Hunting The Land Of The Long White Cloud

newzealandgalleryhuntforever050114The roar reverberated throughout my nervous system, triggering flashbacks of Jurassic Park as I viewed the monstrous red stag through my binoculars. I was having an out-of-body experience as outfitter Mike Continue reading Hunting The Land Of The Long White Cloud

The Finest New Zealand Has To Offer

newzealandsfinestredstag2Since 1995, the excellence of Gary Herbert’s New Zealand Hunting operation has been defined by a constantly expanding reputation for delivering the finest big game hunting with the finest 5 Star accommodations available. Herbert initially entered the professional hunting business in the mid 1990s as a packer to more established safari operators and then as a professional hunter in locales as diverse as the Russian Republics to Alaska before branching off on his own to start his own company, initially known as New Zealand Mountain Hunting Limited. Continue reading The Finest New Zealand Has To Offer