Avedissian found his Alpine ibex on lower slopes among the trees.
By Justin Jones, Assistant Editor
Since he submitted six reports at once, it's no surprise that subscriber A. Avedissian won our May drawing for a free three-month extension of his Hunting Report subscription. He filed the winning report (10889
) about an Oct. 2016 hunt in Austria for alpine ibex, chamois and red stag outfitted by Klemen Bugelnig (011-432-674-88201; email@example.com
"An excellent hunt," Avedissian writes. "Bugelnig organizes everything perfectly. We had bad luck with the weather, with thick fog for days on end, but I still managed to take a great representative ibex. This was an excellent hunt for bringing my wife along. After the hunt, we stayed in Vienna for some sightseeing and then travelled on to Spain."
Avedissian wrote in with additional details about his Austria hunt. He says, "I debated between going to Austria or Switzerland for an alpine ibex; after two years of talking with Bugelnig at his booth at the SCI show, I decided to book with him.
"Bugelnig met me in Vienna for the hour drive to the Schneeberghof Puchberg Hotel. I did some paperwork, took a little sightseeing tour of the town, had a good dinner and was ready for tomorrow....