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New Zealand Chamois Hunt (video and pics too)

 
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Old 06-24-2008, 08:41 AM
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Nice story guys, thanks for sharing! We're all getting antsy up here with hunting season still a few months away.
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Old 06-24-2008, 03:50 PM
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An 8" buck will be very achievable, most nannies go around the 7-8" mark (just have skinny bases).
13" is a good Tahr, better than what I have shot so far. We have to drive around 9 hours to get anywhere close to Tahr hunting
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Old 06-24-2008, 04:01 PM
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NIce one Steve,
I will be down there next week, 6 days in Thar country myself cant wait.

Regards 300WSMMAD
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Old 06-24-2008, 04:28 PM
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A mate of mine is an ex guide and use to cull Tahr on foot:eek: for the Docs over there, if you would like i could ask him if there is anywhere a bit more local to you guys to hunt tahr.

Where do you live and are you preparedto chopper in ?


JAWZ
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Old 06-24-2008, 07:13 PM
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I am in Nelson and the Tahr are all South of Arthurs Pass, havent hunted West Coast for Tahr yet so would be happy to helicopter into one of those areas.
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Old 06-25-2008, 02:44 AM
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Well I'm off to fiji Tomorow but i will give him a call when i get back and see if he can recomend any blocks with good bulls .He has never done me wrong as you can tell by my 13" bull but he has them over 14.75":eek: on top of his fridge.

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