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PH Spotlight – Shane Quinn

Quinn began hunting with his uncle Stuart as a young boy. After leaving school, his first job was possum trapping in the Rangitikei ranges in the North Island where he honed his outdoor skills while trapping up to 200 possums a week. In 1992, the opportunity arose to purchase a beef farm in the rugged central North Island. Quinn Continue reading PH Spotlight – Shane Quinn


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

A Bowhunter’s High

I am a bowhunter – pure and simple. Over the past 35 years, I, along with my sons Jason and David, have almost exclusively pursued the white-tailed deer in Mississippi, Illinois and Kansas with a bow. Continue reading A Bowhunter’s High

New Zealand Hunting Trip of a Lifetime

nz-hunt-tahr-on-hill-122116My wife, Barb, and I were precariously perched 3,000 feet up on a very steep and slippery New Zealand mountainside. Two hundred-twenty yards directly above us lay two bedded Himalayan bull tahrs, almost totally hidden by huge clumps of Continue reading New Zealand Hunting Trip of a Lifetime