Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Unpredictable, AlexOutdoors, Greyghost3, GasPasser, Aim2Please
62228 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 82326
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44216
BOBO the Clown 42371
BMD 40617
bill oxner 39342
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34453
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31324
facebook
Forum Stats
62228 Members
46 Forums
432971 Topics
5964642 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6818568 - 07/10/17 04:12 PM Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
Many of you may have seen my recent post on the Argentina mixed bag hunt I did in June to Las Perdices Lodge. LINK A number of folks reached out to me afterwards, so I asked the outfitter to consider building a THF special.. and he did. To keep the international phone calls down I've agreed to act as the US agent on these hunts, so you can PM me your contact info and I'll answer any questions and assist with bookings.

HUNT #1 - 3 Day 3 Night Mixed Bag Hunt - $2980 Per Hunter. Minimum 4 Hunters. Hunt includes:

DOVES: 5 Hunts, unlimited shooting and bag limit.
DUCKS: 3 Hunts, over decoys, bag limit 20 Ducks per Hunter per day.
PERDIZ: 1 Hunt, over trained pointer dogs, bag limit, 6 per Hunter per day.

What's included in the package:
. Roundtrip ground transportation to and from Buenos Aires.
. Lodging accommodations with daily housekeeping service.
. All meals, prepared by our professional Chef. (Will accommodate dietary needs upon request)
. All beverages including local wines, beer and liquor.
. Professional hunting guides, field staff and vehicles.
. Gun rental (Beretta/Benelli 20ga semi-auto w/o plugs)
. Hunting Licenses
. Free WiFi

Not Included:
. Gratuities
. Shells ($14 per box of 25)
. Airfare (Airport code EZE) into Ministro Pistarini International Airport,Buenos Aires

It takes a minimum of 4 hunters to book a group. We can help match you up with other hunters in building out a hunt. Maximum number for a group is 8, but preferred group size is 4-7 hunters. The hunting itinerary typically looks as follows, and occurs over 4 days

Day 1 - Arrive at EZE airport in the morning. Drive to Lodge, eat lunch and do an afternoon Dove hunt.
Day 2 & 3 - Early morning Duck hunt. 2 Hunters allowed on Perdiz mid-morning hunt. Mid-morning Dove hunt for others. Afternoon Dove hunt.
Day 4 -- Morning Duck hunt. Mid-morning Dove hunt. Pack and settle accounts, lunch and then back to airport.

Remaining dates available to book in 2017 are:
July 27-31 and August 16-20
Spots Available in 2018
May 12-16 / 26-30
June 6-10 / 22-26
July 16-20 / 24-28
August 2-6 / 14-18

HUNT #2 - 3 Day 3 Night High Volume Dove Hunt - $1980 Per Hunter. Minimum 4 Hunters. Hunt includes:

6 Dove Hunts (1 outing each morning and afternoon), unlimited shooting and bag limit.

What's included in the package:
. Roundtrip ground transportation to and from Buenos Aires.
. Lodging accommodations with daily housekeeping service.
. All meals, prepared by our professional Chef. (Will accommodate dietary needs upon request)
. All beverages including local wines, beer and liquor.
. Professional hunting guides, field staff and vehicles.
. Gun rental (Beretta/Benelli 20ga semi-auto w/o plugs)
. Hunting Licenses
. Free WiFi

Not Included:
. Gratuities
. Shells ($14 per box of 25)
. Airfare (Airport code EZE) into Ministro Pistarini International Airport,Buenos Aires

It takes a minimum of 4 hunters to book a group. We can help match you up with other hunters in building out a hunt. Maximum number for a group is 8, but preferred group size is 4-7 hunters. The hunting itinerary typically looks as follows, and occurs over 4 days

Day 1 - Arrive at EXE airport in the morning. Drive to Lodge, eat lunch and do an afternoon hunt.
Day 2 & 3 - Morning hunt, lunch, siesta and then back out again for an afternoon hunt.
Day 4 - Morning hunt. Pack and settle accounts, lunch and then back to airport.

Flexible hunt dates available August through December 2017.
_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6818654 - 07/10/17 05:34 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
Always ready 2 hunt Offline
Tracker

Registered: 07/31/15
Posts: 925
These are good deals! Been wanting to go back and take my son so will have to consider next May/June.

Top
#6818783 - 07/10/17 07:31 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
Buzzsaw Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 9489
Loc: Frisco, Texas
me to
_________________________
"I ain't here for a long time, I'm here for a good time"
King George Straight



Top
#6818903 - 07/10/17 09:31 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
Guys.. I updated some of the info on the 3 day hunts. Outfitter sent me a new flyer with corrected days and itinerary.

Also... There is a 4-Day Hunt with 4-Nights lodging available for $3850. The 4 day hunt will enable you to get one extra duck outing (4 total) and one extra dove outing (6 total), but best of all gives you more time to relax, pick and choose when you want to hunt, and how hard.
_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6821610 - 07/13/17 12:29 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
Rather than bump this thread with a smiley face I'm going to post Hunting Argentina - FAQ and Tips one at a time over the coming weeks. Here's question #1:

Q - Is it better to bring my own gun or use the outfitters?

A – The majority of wing shooters elect to use the outfitters. Cost of getting your gun to Argentina varies my airline, but averages $250 per gun. In some cases the gun rental cost is included in your hunt package, but most outfitters charge a daily rate of $75-$100 per day to rent their guns. Beretta/Benelli 20ga semi-autos are the standard. Most outfitters will make a 2nd gun available at no extra charge during the hunt in the case of jams/break down. Or if you want your bird boy preloading the gun and rotating it into you.

Bringing your own gun has additional risks. Guns require extra airport time coming and going. Baggage handlers will toss your gun case into a baggage pit like any other piece of luggage. If you bring anything other than a Beretta or Benelli, and your gun breaks down during the hunt, ability to repair is limited. (Running thousands of rounds through your gun in a matter of a few days will find any flaw in the mechanism) Gauges other than 20ga can significantly increase your shell costs. Bottom line.. most people leave their personal guns behind on a high volume Argentina hunt.
_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6824940 - 07/17/17 10:02 AM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
Q – Can I bring back meat or birds?

A – Importing game meat into the US is generally not an option. Exporting ducks out of Argentina is not currently legal, so technically, importing birds for taxidermy is not legal either since you won’t have the proper permits. It’s best to just take lot’s of pictures, and enjoy meals prepared from our game at the lodge. If you want mounts, they can always be recreated from birds obtained legally from a US breeder. See this link for more information and discussion on the topic: http://getducksblog.blogspot.com/2017/05/exporting-birds-from-argentina.html?m=1


_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6829204 - 07/20/17 04:39 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
Q – Do I need any special equipment to deal with high volume shooting?

A – To ensure a comfortable trip many outfitters suggest shooting gloves, shoulder pads and quality hearing protection. Lightweight leather shooting gloves are highly recommended to avoid loading blisters or burns from hot barrels. A strap-on shoulder pad (Limb Saver or Caldwells are two good ones) comes in handy even if you’re only shooting a 20ga semi-auto. High quality hearing protection is a must when you’re firing thousands of rounds. Electronic ear-muff style hearing protection that allows you to easily communicate with your bird boy and other hunters is a good option here.



_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6835105 - 07/26/17 04:24 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
Q – What are "Bonus Birds" when I see that advertised in a hunt?

A – Parakeets and pigeons are considered crop pests the same as a dove. Most outfitters ask that they be harvested as well when the opportunity presents. In the hunts I'm advertising they are included in both the "Mixed Bag" and "High Volume Dove" outings.

_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6846999 - 08/06/17 12:14 AM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
.

Top
#6852331 - 08/10/17 08:01 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
.
_________________________

To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target.
www.NewHopeEquine.com

Top
#6884315 - 09/11/17 02:56 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
.

Top
#6890360 - 09/17/17 08:50 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
.

Top
#6892466 - 09/19/17 03:24 PM Re: Argentina - High Volume Dove and Mixed Bag (Duck/Partridge) Hunts [Re: dkershen]
dkershen Offline


Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 17115
Loc: Denton/Argyle
.

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide