DEER STALKING / RED DEER HINDS / GUIDED HUNTING

Guided Red Hind Stalking In The Scottish Highlands

Hunt red hinds over thousands of acres of open hill under the guidence of  skilled stalker.

LOCATION

Thurso, Scotland

ACCOMODATION

2 Nights At the Ulbster Arms

GROUP SIZE

Up To 2 People

TERRAIN

Open Moorland

DURATION

1 Day 2 Nights

SEASON

21st of October – 31st of March

FOOD AND DRINK

Breakfast Included

QUARRY

Red Deer Hinds

BAG SIZE

Up To 4 Deer

DIFFICULTY

Novice – Experienced

HOST

Resident Stalker

FITNESS REQUIREMENTS

Very Good
A good level of fitness is required as you will be walking a long way and may need to help drag deer over difficult terrain.

£550

/ Per Person

COVID-19 Policy

Our local host is keeping us updated with important information, changes to the event and any additional safety measures. A member of the team will be in touch if anything were to change regarding your booking.
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Stalk into huge herds of hinds under the careful guidance of an experienced stalker

 
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See the wild side of Scotland

 
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Spend your down time in the wonderful Ulbster Arms Hotel

 

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What's Included

Included

  • Upto 4 Hinds Per Day
  • 2 Nights Bed And Breakfast At The Ulbster Arms
  • Option To Purchase Your Deer At Game Dealer Prices
  • Complimentary Atlas Sporting Cap
  • Atlas Club Membership
  • 24 Hour Telephone Support From Our Team

Not Included

        • Transport
        • Personal Insurance
          Each person shooting will need a firearms license with the appropriate conditions and insurance. We can organise insurance through our partnership with CCC3 if you don’t already have it
        • Tips & Gratuities

Tips are optional, but if you have a good day it is customary to tip the dog handler and keeper. A usual tip is 10% of the price of the day.

Optional Extras

 

    • Additional Activities – Please Enquire
    • Accommodation – Please Enquire
    • Additional Stalking – Please Enquire
    • A Guide – Please Enquire
Getting There

The exact meeting point for this event varies depending on beat you will be shooting, one of our team will be in touch with details of how to get to the site upon booking.
Kit List

Admin

Insurance – We can organise insurance through our partnership with CCC3 if you don’t already have it
Firearms Licence With The Appropriate Conditions

Footwear

You will be walking a long way over rough terrain so you should wear a suitable pair of boots.  

Insect Protection

Bug Spray – Bug spray will deter midges and ticks
Midge Net – Scottish biting Midges can be a real nuisance
Gaiters – These will stop ticks climbing up your trousers

Clothing

Usual stalking attire, be prepared for quick weather changes.

Firearms and Ammunition

Your rifle will need to be a minimum calibre of . 240 with a minimum muzzle energy of 1,700 foot pounds. The minimum bullet weight is 100 grains.

Please bring enough ammunition to perform a zero check before stalking.

Start Your Adventure

£550 / per person

FAQ’s

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What time should I arrive?

You will be able to shoot from 1 hour before sunrise to 1 hour after sunset.

What rifle and ammo should I bring?

Your rifle will need to be a minimum calibre of . 240 with a minimum muzzle energy of 1,700 foot pounds. The minimum bullet weight is 100 grains.

Will I need my own transport?

You will need a 4X4 with enough space to carry your equipment and any deer you shoot

Can I come on my own?

Yes, you can come alone or in a group of up to 2 people.

Can I bring a non-shooting guest?

Yes, non-shooting guests are welcome.

Do I need a firearms licence and insurance?

It is possible to shoot without a firearms license under the estate rifle exemption, the estate have a loan gun you can use.

We can organise insurance through our partnership with CCC3 if you don’t already have it, simply mention that you require insurance when you enquire.

Do you offer upgraded hospitality?

Yes, bookings are completely customisable. When you enquire please mention your requirements.