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Tahr trip 2018

Celebrated my birthday this year with a five day hunting trip camped at 5000 ft. The opening couple of days saw strong Easterly winds try and dislodge me from my precarious eerie but the Macpac Plateau tent refused to budge … Continue reading

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Alex Melville gets his first Bull Tahr

A cracking 400 meter neck shot tops a fine days work for Alex.  Animal finally came to rest on avalanche debris after a fall and long slide. Alex was using a Sako rifle in .270 cal.

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Mount Cook Tahr hunting trip fiasco- June 1-9th 2015

We flew in with Heliworks chopper company for an eight day trip.    We were to stay in a hut for the first part of the trip and then when the weather cleared we planned to head up the valley and … Continue reading

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