By Tim Jones, Managing Editor
Subscriber Walter Broich has checked in with a report on a very affordable October sika deer hunt in Ireland
. He hunted in the hills of County Wicklow near the village of Hacketstown in County Carlow, about an hour and a half south of Dublin airport. His hunt was conducted by Norman Mulvany of Irish Safaris
and booked through Ted Shogren of the Minneapolis agency Sporting Trader Worldwide Safaris
"The hunt was for Japanese sika deer on several properties totaling probably 7 or 8,000 acres. These deer were first imported to Ireland in the 1860s and released on an estate in County Wicklow. The Irish outfitter is Norman Mulvany, a great guy, very hard-working, very deserving.....