With large areas of unbroken forest and sparsely populated rural areas, a hunt in Poland is a wilderness adventure
Poland has the largest population of European bison outside of Russia
Variety of Species
In addition to bison, thriving populations of roe deer, red deer, fallow deer, mouflon, and wild boar draw hunters from around the world
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About hunting in Poland
The largest country in Eastern Europe, Poland has large forested areas and plenty of agricultural land, making it ideal habitat for roe deer, red deer, and fallow deer, European mouflon, European bison, and wild boar. Red stag hunting here rarely produces enormous trophies but is more reasonably priced than in many other countries and provides an excellent hunting experience. Poland has some of the largest herds of European bison outside of Russia and is still home to wolves in the Carpathian Mountains. Roebuck hunting here is outstanding, and driven deer and boar hunts are extremely popular and successful.
What you need to know
1. Planning your trip
2. Upon arrival
4. After the hunt
Planning your trip
Poland is part of the Schengen agreement, so citizens of most EU countries, as well as Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the United States, do not require a visa for stays up to 90 days. You’ll want to plan ahead and work with your outfitter to supply details of any firearms and ammunition you are bringing so the temporary import permit can be prepared ahead of time.
When arriving in the country, hunters must declare their guns and show a temporary import permit, which the outfitter can arrange in advance. It should include the hunter’s name, passport number, and details of the gun(s), including caliber and serial number. The hunter will also be required to show a valid hunting license from his or her home country, as well as a gun permit or U.S. Customs 4457 form.
Poland still has large, wild, forested areas and sparsely populated rural farming areas, so wildlife is abundant. Hunting methods vary, depending on species and location, and you may use more than one method during any hunt so it may be necessary to have clothing appropriate for both walking and standing. Driven hunts are common for many species, particularly wild boar; if you will be taking part in a driven hunt, fast-handling rifles with low-power scopes are generally recommended.
After the hunt
Upon request, the outfitter should be able to arrange most documents required for trophy export, and in many cases the cleaned and dried horns and skins can be taken home immediately by the hunter.
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Mouflon Hunt in Central Poland Poland
A unique area for mouflon hunting in central Poland. These amazing animals have found a cozy home in the area of many disused sites of limestone excavation which creates a mountainous-like area, well suited to their liking. Mouflon usually come out to feed at the dusk, but where it is not disturbed, mouflon can be also met during the day. Rut happens in October or November. Mouflon male season: 01.10 - 28.02 Mouflon female and kid season: 01.10 - 15.01 Usual trip includes 5 days / 4 night / 3 days hunting (6 outings) Trip schedule: 1st day - arrival in the hotel in the afternoon/evening, meeting with the local guides (optional transfer from the airport) 2nd day - morning & evening hunt 3rd day - morning & evening hunt 4th day - morning & evening hunt 5th day morning/midday - weighing of trophies, paperwork, final payments, photos, goodbyes & departure
Trip duration: 5 - 8 days
Hunting season: 1 Oct 2019 29 Feb 2020
Stag Hunt in Nowy Sącz area Poland
We are pleased to invite you to a unique deer hunting experience. The hunting grounds are located in the mountainous regions near Nowy Sacz, on well managed State Forests grounds . The hotel is located about 100 km from Cracow. We offer most beautiful places for red deer hunting on Polish State Forests areas to hunting clubs to private areas. This wide range of options gives us an opportunity to match your needs. Red deer stag season: 21.08.-28.02 Red deer hind season: 01.10.-15.01 Red deer calf season: 01.10.-28.02 Observers are welcome, though we recommend them to enjoy hotel facilities rather than participate in the hunt as that would increase the hunter's chances for a successful hunt. Usual trip includes 5 days / 4 night / 3 days hunting (6 outings) Trip schedule: 1st day - arrival in the hotel in the afternoon/evening, meeting with the local guides (optional transfer from the airport) 2nd day - morning & evening hunt 3rd day - morning & evening hunt 4th day - morning & evening hunt 5th day morning/midday - weighing of trophies, paperwork, final payments, photos, goodbyes & departure
Trip duration: 5 - 8 days
Hunting season: 21 Aug 2019 31 Jan 2020
Roe Buck Hunting near Warsaw Poland
We have access to the best Roe deer hunting grounds in Poland, so you can choose the most convenient destination and still be sure of top quality hunt organization and representative trophies! The average weight of the trophy: 260-450g
Trip duration: 5 days
Hunting season: 8 May 2020 31 Aug 2020
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