Argentina Luxury Red Stag Hunting – Patagonia
This Argentina luxury Red Stag hunting area in the Patagonia region of Argentina is considered the finest free range Red Stag hunting in the world! This beautiful 60,000 acre mountain ranch is a mix of free range and preserve property with lovely accommodations and an excellent chef.
The hills and scenic terrain are surrounded by rivers and streams that flow through the property. Breathtaking views make this area the perfect habitat for the species offered: Red Stag, Fallow Deer, Axis Deer, Blackbuck Antelope, Russian Boar, Pere David’s Deer, European Mouflon, Black Jacob’s Ram, Patagonian Dall, Patagonian Ram, Multi-horned Sheep, Wild Goat, and Balearean Boc.
Hunters will find this country vast and open. This makes it easy to spot game from high vantage points. The captivating surroundings and wild nature of the country provide a once-in-a-lifetime hunting experience, even for the most experienced and ambitious hunters.
These Patgonia hunting properties hold the world’s third largest population of Pere David’s deer. It is the only place in the world where the deer can be hunted free range.
As a result of over 20 years of hard work and game management, hunters can also find many trophy Red Stag. The properties’ hills and vegetation have provided an area where the Red Stag have grown in size and number.
Hunters who prefer to use a bow are welcome. Many trophy animals have been taken with a bow & arrow because of the number of animals, low hunting pressure, and cover.
Each day, hunts begin by driving in 4WD trucks through the property. The stalk takes place on foot after an animal is spotted. Hunts on horseback are also available. (Trucks will not be used, the hunter and party will be on horses until it is time to stalk the animal.)
There are many activities available for those who prefer not to hunt! Each day, guests may choose to join the hunt or enjoy the other activities such as horseback riding, hiking, shopping, spa and more.
Accommodations & Meals
Accommodations are top notch; the lodge was recently renovated and is limited to six master bedrooms with private bathrooms. There is a chef who excels in the preparation of delicious local and International cuisine. Wine and beer are freely available during meals. There is a game room with a pool table and the lodge has Wi-Fi access for your convenience.
The scenic and hilly terrain is surrounded by rivers and furrowed by streams. This beautiful terrain is the perfect habitat for several species including the majestic Red Stag, Fallow Deer, Axis Deer, Blackbuck, Russian Boar, Pere David’s Deer, European Mouflon, Black Jacob’s Ram, Patagonian Dall, Patagonian Ram, Multi-horned Sheep, Wild Goat and Balearean Bock. Hunters will find this country vast and open, making it easy to spot game at a distance from high vantage points. The captivating surroundings and the wilderness of the country provide the most demanding and experienced hunters with a once-in-a-lifetime hunting experience.
The ranch holds the world’s third largest population of Pere David’s deer and is the only place in the world where Pere David’s deer can be hunted free range. Other free range species include Red Stag, Fallow, Wild Boar, Mouflan and some other goats. The entire trophy list below is also in the 40,000 acre estate.
In general hunts can be conducted on horseback or from 4WD vehicles, depending on the hunter’s preference, horsemanship and physical ability. The final approach is done on foot. Hunters can expect to walk 5-7 miles per day on this scenic hilly terrain.
Bow hunters will be hunting spot & stalk style as well as natural ground blinds on trails and over feeding areas. Bow hunters have averaged about an 80% chance at a shot of 40 yards or less.
The general manager and other employees speak English but the guides predominately speak Spanish and a little English. You can ask for an interpreter if you wish for an extra cost. They will have a small book with English to Spanish basics.
The roar for Red Stag is mid-March through April. The season for hunting is March through June.
- Observers will be able to relax and enjoy the beautiful lodge and scenary
- Horseback riding,
- Visit greenhouse where the lodge grows their fresh vegetables.
- You can also take a driver for a 1 ½ hour scenic drive into town for shopping, spa and sightseeing. The lodge can arrange a tour guide for an hourly rate for your convenience. Trips to & from town are only allowed at 6:00 A.M., during the middle of the day and after dark in the evening so as not to effect the hunting since the road goes thru the middle of the ranch.
Length of Stay / Itinerary
Hunts are 6 Nights/5 Days.
Travel Details & Location
You fly into San Carlos de Bariloche where the lodge will pick you up for the 1 1⁄2 hour drive to the lodge.
Internet & Communications
The lodge has Wi-Fi access for your convenience. Cell service is spotty.
This outfitter recognizes and protects the right of hunting but it is highly committed to cooperate with the local and international wildlife authorities to enforce all legal existing legislation to control illegal hunting of protected species and ensure the rational hunt of exotic species. We also work to safeguard the ecosystems of our hunting regions, specially concerning to wetlands, indigenous forests and natural pampas (grasslands). No activity detrimental to wildlife laws or against hunting ethics are promoted or developed.
Call for updated pricing
2024 Pricing: Subject to change – call for updated rates
6 Nights / 5 Days 1×1 Guided $4,250 pp + trophy fees
6 Nights / 5 Days 2×1 Guided $2,150 pp + trophy fees
Trip Insurance & Cancellation Info
Trip insurance is highly recommended to protect your investment on this trip. We will assist you with trip insurance upon booking. See links at the bottom of this page for the two providers we suggest for our clients.
Family Expeditions, LLC confirmation and refund policy:
If your trip is more than 90 days out from date of departure, a 50% non-refundable deposit confirms your reservation and must be received within 10 days of booking to confirm your dates. All trips must be paid in full at least 90 days prior to the departure date. If your trip date is within 90 days, FULL payment for the trip is required. All payments to Family Expeditions are non-refundable. Should you need to reschedule or cancel your trip, we will do everything in our power to assist you in finding a suitable substitute or transferring your dates per the lodge/providers/government requirements. Trip insurance protects your investment!