Has anyone any experience of hunting in Russia?I heard that there was good bear and wolf hunting in the Altai mountains.Also some wolf packs were that big they were causing alot of trouble by attacking livestock.
I have heard that there is good hunting in Russia and seen photos on brochures of amazingly huge brown bear too. But I have also heard of questionably legal outfitters and I would be very leery of offending any russian government official on even a local level, so I don't think hunting in Russia is in my future. at least not until I learn a lot more about it and see some wonderful reviews from reliable sources. It sounds just too risky to me.
the kamchatka peninsula is world famous for its brown bear, and there is great hunting for other animals as well. unlike the US, russia has not commercialized hunting so it has more open territory.
there are huge problems finding reputable outfitters there. back in the 80's and 90's, there were tons of "outfitters" who sold bogus licenses to foreigners and took them out to kill bears. they then took the sex organs and gallblader from the bear to sell to the chinease. leaving their clients to fend for themselves going through customs.
One for the Young at Heart in trying.
Whitetail hunting can be fun when you and a hunting partner want to make for some fast action during mid day hunts after morning stand hunting is over and waiting for your evening hunt. Few years back I wanted to demonstrate one of my methods to my son how two guys can make for some fast action during mid day hunting. The set up is for two people when the crops are usually off and the only cover left is...