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Hunting for the Future

By Brad Marsh

Something I try to encourage as a hunter is to leave young stags that show potential as future trophies...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Northern Kaimanawas, Feb 2015

By Nik Maxwell

An iconic area of the Kaimanawas; Ruatea Stream or as it is more commonly known as, 'Jap Creek'.

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info Intro: Southern Kaimanawas, Nov 2014

By Nik Maxwell

The area provides a combination of both bush and open country hunting...

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Hunt Safely and Responsibly this Summer

By Jess MacKenzie, DOC

Hunters making the most of the holidays by heading into the bush and mountain ranges are being reminded to keep safe...

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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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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Kaweka Ranges, Spion Kop, Apr 2019

By Nik Maxwell

At around 7.45am I picked up on a mature sika hind bedded down just on the edge of a...

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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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Roar Tips & Info

By Hayden Sturgeon

Roar hunting strategies from Hayden Sturgeon...

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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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Hunt Africa: Tips for the Kiwi hunter heading abroad

By Martin Auldist

I once read a book by well-known American big game hunter Craig Boddington in which he described the phenomenon whereby hunters return...

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!

 

Winner of the binos are announced very two months beginning January. There are also chances to win One Year Subscriptions to NZGUNS!

 

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

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ALL PHOTOS

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