Pakistan Himalayan Ibex Hosted Hunt March 2019
March 1-12, 2019
Mark Peterson, WTA owner and host of the “Cabela’s Instinct: Expedition Series” TV show, will host an unforgettable adventure to the rugged Himalayas of Pakistan in search of the huge Himalayan ibex. This is one of the most remote and inaccessible areas in the world, for one of mountain hunting’s top trophies. Only a select few of the toughest mountain hunters have done this very special hunt.
A big male will stand 40 inches/ 102 cm at the shoulder and weigh 200 pounds/91 kg. Coat is thick and woolly in winter, being shed in early summer. Color is variable, ranging from pale brown to dark brown, with a darker dorsal stripe and often a lighter saddle patch and whitish neck patch. Generally darker in summer than in winter. When compared to other subspecies of Ibex – Himalayan Ibex appears stockier and sturdier.
Hunting : This is a glass and stalk hunt with altitudes around 12.000 ft. Arrive in Gilgit, then drive to the hunting area around 3-4 hours. Accommodation is a guest house which is located in village or a hotel. This is a typical mountain hunt, with shooting distances around 270-350 yards. Weather is -10C + 10C during hunting season and snow should be expected.
Includes:Visa invitation, hunting licenses, gun import permit, hunting organization up to mentioned days and one trophy fee of mentioned species, area fees, customs clearance, transfer from/to closest airport of main destination, full board accommodation at hunting area, interpreter and local guide.
Excludes: Visa costs, international & domestic air fares, hotels accommodations before and/or after the hunts, hotel extras, following insurance health, life, third party liability, cancellation; Istanbul airport handling $300, trophy shipment, CITES permits if needed, gratuities, extra trophies, sightseeing tours, observers $500 per day, minimum surcharge for 7 days. Helicopter and charter flights.
Day 1 – Arrival in Islamabad
Day 1 – Fly to Gilgit (1 hour)
Day 2 – Travel to hunting area (3 -4 hours)
Day 3-7 – Hunting 3-5 days.
Day 7 – Return back to Gilgit (3 - 4hours)
Day 7 – Fly back to Islamabad (1 hour flight) or drive depending on weather conditions and hunting area.
Day 8 – International flight home.
Special WTA Pricing
$13,500 WTA Special (Regular $14,500)
Availability: 6- Spots
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