Outfitter #242

Water buffalo in Argentina

Or Call: 1-800-346-8747

Description

Hunting water buffalo on horseback is a unique experience to be remembered a lifetime. Water buffalo are very plentiful and these behemoths can weigh up to a ton, making this a very exciting up close and personal hunt. These beast can be hunted year-round and recommended caliber is .375 or larger.

These sure-footed horses and comfortable Argentine saddles provide unbeatable access to this rough wild terrain. You will ride out directly from the lodge and be in game the entire day as you pick your way through the valleys and saddles as you check in each draw for the perfect trophy. The professional guides and horsemen know this large private 30,000-acre ranch located South of Cordoba, Argentina by heart. They also have excellent 4-wheel drive vehicles for those that prefer modern horse-power transportation however due to landscape this may limit access to parts of the concession. This family owned and run destination features huge mountains, deep valleys, amazing ravines and wide winding rivers making this a challenging hunt with magnificent scenery. I

The pretty blackbuck antelope is always a client favorite to spot and stalk along with Mouflon sheep and fallow deer.

Two large rivers flow across the ranch and are filled with rainbow trout, fishing the innumerable pools that can be found in the rivers is a really unforgettable experience in itself.

Right in the heart of the hunting area is their world-class lodge that offers all the comforts of home including spacious, warm rooms, large living room with big cozy fireplace, quite reading room, game room, equipped bar and satellite TV. Three private rooms with magnificent views to enjoy are fully equipped with king-size beds, private bathrooms, Jacuzzi bath tubs and daily maid service. Delicious meals made by their international chef feature wild game and traditional barbecue (Asado Argenitno). They can easily accommodate about any special health and dietary needs. Their wine cellar is full to the best Argentine red and white wines, here you will taste and enjoy and explanation of the different kinds of grapes grown in Argentina. Non-hunters are welcome to enjoy outdoor activities including: nature walks, treks, horseback riding, fly-fishing, wildlife viewing, photography and ATV rides or simply relaxing and enjoying the beautiful scenery that surrounds you. If you're looking for a tremendous red stag hunt in Argentina, look no further and book your hunt today.


Price

$4,250/hunter - 2x1 - 4 day hunt based on double occupancy. Includes trophy fee for 1 water buffalo per hunter.

$350/day - observer

Trophy fees on additional species:
Water buffalo $3,000
Blackbuck $1,500
Multi-horn ram $1,200
Scottish blackface ram $1000
Mouflon $4,500
Wild Pampa mouflon $2,000
Texas dall ram $1,200
Wild boar - male $700
Wild boar - female/non-trophy $400
Wild goat $500
Trophy fees subject to change

Dates

October - November

Included

Transportation from and to the airports. Hunting deluxe double occupancy lodging. You will receive all meals breakfast, lunch and dinner. All beverages, including selection of the finest Argentine wines, local beers and local hard liquor. Professional hunting guides, skinning and preparations of the trophies

Excluded

Scheduled airfares required by itinerary from point of origin through return; all gratuities, laundry/dry cleaning and other items of a personal nature. Baggage overweight charges, personal baggage insurance, expenses incurred obtaining passport, departure taxes, gun import, hunting license $65.- per day, expediting cost, documentation and freight on returning trophies.-

Transportation

Sample Itinerary
Day 1: Depart from home for night flight to Santiago de Chile, Chile or Buenos Aires, Argentina
Day 2: Arrive and take flight to Cordoba where you will arrive in early afternoon, met by the outfitter and ground transfer to camp. Approximately 3.5-hours.

Your scheduled safari - 4 full hunting days

Departure Itinerary
Day 1: Depart camp for flight home
Day 2: Arrive in USA, clear customs and continue home

WTA can assist you with hotels and tours pre and post safari. Please call for further information at 1-800-884-9332

Physical Requirement Level

Level 3 - These hunts are a true wilderness experience and are usually conducted on horseback, while hunting species such as elk, moose, bear; also, some mountain lion and African Cape buffalo. Difficult to extreme hiking and backpacking can be involved.

Additional Information
Approach: Spot and Stalk.
Equipment: Horseback.