New Zealand Red Stag and Fallow Buck
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Great hunt for 2 large game animals in New Zealand. Estate stag is for a gold metal stag averaging 381-420" SCI. Hunter will also take a fallow buck. Hunter will stay in luxurious accommodations and eat food prepared by a private chef. Options to add one more hunter is possible with additional charge. Hunter may also take other large game, go fishing, or take some of the family for additional cost. Option for 3 day "non-hunter program" available for spouses to tour local wineries, enjoy local restaurants and take nature hikes for added cost. Custom hunt photography and filming available by request by local New Zealand videographer for added cost.


  • Species: Red Stag Deer
  • Average Classification: 381 - 420
  • Shot Opportunity: 90
  • Weapons: Rifle, Archery
  • Hunt Catalog #: RB11754-03
  • Tag Availability: Over The Counter
Classification details:

SCI. This hunt is for gold standard estate red stag. Hunter will also take a fallow buck.

Weapons description:

Hunter must apply and pay for a rifle permit if they choose to travel with their own gun.



Option to add a chamois to hunt.

  • Chamois $4,000.00
  • Non-hunter

    Option for a non-hunter to observe hunt. 6 days at 300/day.

    • Non-hunter $1,800.00
    • Arapawa Sheep

      Option to add an arapawa ram to hunt

      • Arapawa Ram $800.00
      • Pacific Goat

        Option to add a pacific goat to hunt

        • Pacific goat $800.00
        • Non-hunter program

          Option for 3 full days in the "non-hunter" program that offers transportation for spouses to explore a range of beautiful local boutique stores, spas, cafes and restaurants. The bustling resort town of Queenstown is just an hours drive over the scenic Crown Range where so many activities are available.

          • 1 Day Touring/1 Client per Guide $200.00
          • 1 Day Touring/2-5 Clients per Guide $160.00
          • 1 Day Touring/6-9 Clients per Guide $120.00
          • 3 Day Touring/ 1 or more Client per Guide $480.00
          • Accommodation Cross Hill

            Option for occupancy for the hunt. Lodging includes all meals and drinks (beer and wine).

            • Double Occupancy for 7 nights $2,459.00
            • Single Occupancy for 7 nights $3,500.00
            • Double Occupancy per Couple for 7 nights $4,900.00
            • Accommodation Waitoa

              Option for an entire house rental. This is a self catering option. Sleeps up to 10 people. 4 bedroom and 2 bathrooms. Located on the lakefront. Lodging for 7 nights. Option to add meals to this lodging option.

              • Accommodation Waitoa $2,450.00
              • Catering Waitoa Accommodation

                Option for dinners to be provided or for 3 meals a day. For 7 days. Price is per person.

                • Dinner Provided $875.00
                • 3 Meals a Day $490.00
                • Rifle Rental

                  Option to use a rifle at the lodge with ammunition included. Price is by the week.

                  • Rifle Rental $150.00

                  • Available Dates

                    February 01, 2021 - July 31, 2024


                    • Member Price: $15,000.00
                    • Non-Member Price: $22,500.00

                    *Hunt price includes meals and lodging at Cross Hill.

                    Group Options

                    Options to add a chamois, pacific goat, arapawa goat, non-hunter program and for a non-hunter observer. Lodging options available. Option for a rifle rental.


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                    Refund Policy:

                    Deposits are not refundable. When you make a deposit or payment that money is used to reserve your adventure dates and we cannot sell them to anyone else. If for some reason you have to cancel, you will lose your deposit and any payments you have made. If you are concerned that you might get sick or otherwise have to cancel, we suggest buying trip insurance. There are insurance companies that specialize in providing insurance policies for outfitter bookings and hunts. One such company we recommend is It is also our policy, depending on the adventure you booked and at our discretion, that if you have to cancel and we are able to book a replacement for you at the regular price we will work with you to apply your deposits to another adventure. Please note that we cannot refund or roll state or government license fees, application fees, draw results, or tags.


                    This is a 5 day fully guided hunt for one hunter. Hunter will stay in beautiful accommodations with great views and eat meals prepared by a private chef. Options to shoot other New Zealand big game as well as options for fishing and touring. Options for 3 day "non-hunter programs" that includes transportation to and from local wineries, restaurants and scenic hikes. Options to add one more hunter for additional cost. Hunter should be prepared for moderate hiking in some steep and rocky terrain.

                    HuntX Scale (Low 1 - 5 High)

                    • Lodging & Accommodations: Cabin/Lodge

                      Lodging & Accommodations Scale

                      5 - Cabin/Lodge

                      4 - Bunk House/Trailer

                      3 - Wall Tent

                      2 - Backpack Tent

                      1 - Client Provided/Hotel

                    Hunter has many options on where to stay on the resort. Options include private 4 bedroom house, private cabins, or homestead lodge. Prices vary for upgraded accommodations. All hunters will have access to the beautiful Cross Hill Lodge. Built in 2019, Cross Hill is a place where you can rest and relax during the day before joining up for pre-dinner drinks and dinner each evening. In 2020, a series of geodesic domes will accommodate hunters. You will have your own private luxurious dome on the hill with your own deck and bathroom. Giving you time to enjoy your own space before meeting up with others.

                    • Menu & Food: 5 Star Catered

                      Menu & Food Scale

                      5 - 5 Star Catered

                      4 - Full Kitchen

                      3 - Field Kitchen

                      2 - Backpack Food

                      1 - Client Provided

                    Private chef on staff at the lodge. Delicious and beautifully prepared food. All hunters will eat together at Hill Lodge. All food and drinks included in price of hunt.

                    • Physical Conditions: Moderate Hiking

                      Physical Conditions Scale:

                      5 - All Vehicle Access

                      4 - Light Hiking

                      3 - Moderate Hiking

                      2 - Heavy Hiking

                      1 - Extreme Back Country

                    Spot and stalk hunting for all species. Heavier hiking will be required for tahr. Hunter should be prepared with appropriate gear and be physically fit. Options for less strenuous hunting available. Ask your hunt specialist for these dates if there is physical fitness demands.

                    Transportation (To/From Basecamp)

                    Transportation to and from Queenstown included in price of hunt. All transportation included for 3 day non-hunter program.


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                    Stag and fallow hunting will require some hiking in rolling hills. Hunter should be prepared to do some hiking. If tahr and chamois are also chosen, layering systems are recommended as weather in the mountains can vary. Bring comfortable hiking boots. Tahr hunting will require moderate to heavy hiking (depending on what time of year you book). Be prepared for steep and rocky terrain.

                    What Outfitter Provides

                    • Bedding
                    • WIFI

                    What to Bring

                    • Rifle with 40 rounds of ammunition
                    • Bow with at least 12 arrows (more if more species are chosen) with appropriate broadheads
                    • Comfortable hiking boots
                    • Comfortable hiking/hunting clothes for moderate weather

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