Quail Over Pointers

Quail Over Pointers – Morocco – 2 Days Shooting

Location

Morocco, Azilal Province, Tadla Plains
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Annual Leave

1 To 4 Days

Season

Start Of October To End Of February
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Starts & Ends

Marrakech Menara Airport

Duration

3 Nights

Accomodation

5* Hotel

What’s Included?

– 2 Day Shooting Quail Over Pointers

– Shotgun Loan

– Ammunition

– A Moroccan Hunting License

–  All Meals

– 3 Nights 5* Accommodation

– Welcome Drinks Upon Arrival

– Transport Whilst in Morocco

–  15% of Alcohol

– Use Of The Spa, Gym And Watersports Equipment When Not Shooting

Description

Each year hundreds of thousands of quail migrate to Morocco to spend their winter in the warmer climate. The little brown birds are notoriously difficult to see, keeping hidden in crops, and reluctant to fly, preferring to creep away instead they are the perfect bird to shoot over pointers. Often the birds will only flush when you or the dogs are right on top them, after breaking cover they travel low and fast making them extremely challenging quarry to pursue.

Itinerary

Day 1- Arrival:

You will be collected from Marrakech or Casablanca airport in Widiane vehicles and driven, through the Atlas Mountains, to the Widiane hotel. The drive takes roughly three and a half hours with a rest break at a service station halfway.

Upon arrival at the hotel you will be served welcome drinks (tea, champagne or beer depending on the time of day and personal preference) offered a meal or light snack and shown to your rooms.

Days 2 and 3 Shooting:

After a buffet Breakfast at the Widiane Hotel you will be driven to the shooting grounds. Guns will line out and spend the day shooting quail over pointers.

Day 4 – Departure:

You are welcome to stay in the hotel until you need to leave for your flight. As a group you’ll be driven from the hotel to Marrakech or Casablanca airport in Widiane vehicles, the drive takes roughly three and a half hours with a rest break at a service station halfway.

Optional Extras

 

Additional activities can be added to any package or stay at the following rates, providing the season is correct and the duration of the clients stay gives them enough time.

Spa

  • Moroccan Hammam (1 Hour) – £25.00
  • Sauna (1 Hour) –  £10.00
  • Thai Massage (1 Hour) – £40.00

Water Sports

  • Kayaking – £15 per hour
  • Pedalo – £15 per hour
  • Boat Tour – £120 per hour
  • Jet Ski – £120 per hour

Hunting, Shooting And Fishing

  • Boar Shooting- POA
  • Driven Partridge Shooting – POA
  • Walked Up Quail Shooting – POA
  • Walked Up Partridge Shooting – POA
  • Fishing – POA

Additional Guests and Extended Stays

Clients can bring non shooting guests at an additional cost of £35 per day as long as they are sharing a room. The cost is £165 per room if additional rooms are needed, these rooms may be occupied by upto two people with an additional charge of £35 per night for the second guest.

Guests that wish to stay in the hotel and are not part of a shooting party must pay £165 per room, these rooms may be occupied by upto two people with an additional charge of £35 per night for the second guest.

Included in a non shooting guests stay are the following:

 

  • A welcome drink upon arrival 
  • All meals (not including alcohol)
  • 2 Hours kayaking
  • Moroccan hammam (1 Hour)
  • Sauna (1 Hour)
  • Hour Thai massage (1 Hour)
  • 15% Off on Bar Drinks at the Karma Lounge

Travel Advice

For up to date advice on traveling to Morocco please visit: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/morocco

Location


Our shoot sits in the Azilal Province of the Atlas Mountains and runs over 70,000 hectares, the area is renowned for its steep and undulating topography and hosts a vast range of unusual flora and fauna that you will struggle to find anywhere else in the world, including the barbary partridge. Slightly smaller but with a similar ‘get up and go’ attitude to the red leg partridge, the barbary is a fierce flyer making it an exciting quarry for any game shot, especially when pushed off the Atlas Mountain cliffs.

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