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Winter Tahr Newbies

By Simon Gillice

I paused for a breather after stumbling through the snow made softer by the sunny day and brought out the binos for a quick glass back...

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The Valley of a Thousand Waterfalls

By Craig Carey

I didn’t want to be anywhere else at this moment as I made my way back to camp...

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Winter Tahr Hunting: A Photographic Essay

By Hayden Sturgeon

Hunting tahr at anytime of the year generally requires additional levels of fortitude, resilience and fitness...

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Gainful Unemployment in Chamois Country

By Cam Stokman

Being gainfully unemployed since returning from a guiding season in North America...

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Fiordland: A Photographic Essay

By Hayden Sturgeon

Looking for some inspiration for the 2020 wapiti bugle, check out these awesome images by NZGUNS writer, Hayden Sturgeon..

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Fiordland Boys Hunting NZ - Summer Epic

By Adam McGrath

We had five days up our sleeves so we pulled out the maps and agreed on a spot with good deer numbers...

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Summer Hunting Bull Tahr

By Jordan Corke

Jordan Corke (Antler Addiction NZ) hunts high for tahr...

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Southern Red Roar Hunt

By Shaun Hutchings

As always the red roar came around fast. Plans were hatched, dates were circled and work was put on hold...

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Summer Hunting Tips & Info

By James Lewis

Summer hunting in the tops - tips from South Island based hunter, James Lewis...

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Summer Sika

By Harry Stam

Harry Stam and Zac smith hunt the Kaimanawa tops...

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West Coast Roar 2018

By Nik Maxwell

Nik solo hunts the south for a West Coast red stag...

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Winter Tahr Hunting Tips & Info

By Hayden Sturgeon

In this article I’ll take you through what I’ve learnt while hunting bull tahr in their home environment...

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Fiordland Winter Chamois

By Adam McGrath

Adam McGrath hunts the deep south...  

Bushnell NZ PHOTO COMPETITION

WIN A PAIR OF BUSHNELL PRIME 10X25 BINOS!

 

We have opened up the photo competition to include both hunting and shooting so pics of your rifle, scenic, human interest etc are all welcome!

 

Please note that the photo comp runs continuously, meaning you are always in with a chance to win a prize! There are also chances to win One Year Subscriptions to NZGUNS and NZGUNS T-Shirts!

 

Entry is easy! Just email your photo, including a brief description, to: nik@nzguns.co.nz

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