A personal best bezoar ibex for M. Estade in central Turkey.
By Justin Jones, Assistant Editor
Subscriber M. Estade reports having an excellent experience on a bezoar ibex hunt in Turkey with Temir and Kursat Ekenler of Wild Hunting in Turkey (www.wildhuntingagency.com
In Report 10856
he writes, "I hunted in the area southeast of Sivas in the east Central Anatolia region on a seven-day trip in March. As I understand, this area has ibex that are the biggest in body in Turkey, with very well-developed horns. Wild Hunting in Turkey has one of the best hunting teams I've been in the mountains with. This is a physical hunt, so be in the best shape possible and bring quality boots."
In a follow-up email Estade writes, "I booked this hunt because the Ekenlers indicated that I would have a chance to take a better ibex than on previous hunts in the areas around Adana and Antalya. Indeed, I found better trophy potential in the area and took a personal-best bezoar ibex. This hunt was also better than previous Turkey hunts in terms of organization, guiding and personalized attention to detail....