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234 hunting trips from 78 outfitters starting from $225

234 hunts
$225 starting from
24 countries
2886km to the nearest trip

Where to hunt Wild Boar

The natural range of wild boar covers Eurasia, where it can be found from Spain and Portugal in the West to the Russian Pacific Coast in the East. Almost every European country has some wild boar hunting to offer. A few exotic destinations for wild boar hunting include Turkey and Tajikistan. With few people hunting boar in these Islamic countries, the trophies get unbelievably big. Wild boars were also introduced to other continents, and wild boar hunts are offered by outfitters in countries like Argentina and New Zealand. For pig hunting in the USA, please check “hog hunting”.

Price distribution

Wild boar hunting opportunities in Europe start from $300-$500, but mind the trophy fees. If you’re looking for a trophy hunt, the “shooting price” of the boar may depend on the size of its tusks, with record book class trophies adding sometimes thousands of dollars to the list price of the hunt. Exotic wild boar hunting in places like Argentina and New Zealand are typically in the $2,000-$3,000 range. The more expensive offers are usually combination hunts with other species including red deer, tahr, and even buffalo.

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Over half a million wild boars are killed by hunters annually in Germany alone, showing how important wild boar hunting is for Europe. Read about ancient traditions and most modern weapons and hunting equipment, wildlife management issues and cultural heritage, and everything you need to know about wild boar hunting in Europe.

September 20, 2018 Wild Boar Hunting in Europe

When to hunt Wild Boar?

Crop protection seasons in Europe typically begin in the summer, and the hunting season commences until the mating time in the end of winter. What season to choose depends on what style of hunting you prefer. Driven hunts and hunts with dogs usually take place mid-season, in September-December, and in the early and late part of the season most hunting is done from high seats. Wild boar hunting in the Southern Hemisphere takes place a year round.

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Hunting methods All hunting methods (14)

Most wild boar hunts are done either from high seats, or by driving. European driven hunts are a world in themselves, and there are many variations from country to country, and even within the country. The biggest challenge here is shooting running, which is becoming a lost art for modern hunters, and instant species identification. Thermal and night vision hunts are legal in a few Eastern European countries as well. Dogs are used to assist beaters in many European driven hunts, and the old tradition of hunting with packs of dogs that hold the boar in place until the hunters arrive and do the job with a gun or a knife is still alive on some parts of the globe.

Why hunt Wild Boar? All hunts (234)

Hunting wild boar is part of cultural heritage that goes beyond the outdoors. The Greeks listed capture of the Erymanthian Boar among the twelve labors of Heracles, positioning pig hunting among the activities suitable for a demigod. Medieval minstrels sang songs about their masters’ boar hunting pursuits. A wild boar, roasted whole, was the main dish on any princely feast, and the tusks were the token of the hunter’s courage and skill. The ancient traditions live today - join in the hunt and become part of them.

European Wild Boar

European Wild Boar Spain

Wild boar is indigenous to Spain, and one of the most abundant species in Europe. The hunt can be either stalking or from a blind, and sometimes at night with the moon. Its a great experience and lots of fun.

Trip duration: 1 - 3 days

Hunting season: 1 September 2019 28 February 2020

$2,689 for 1 hunter
Big Game Hunt in Argentina

Big Game Hunt in Argentina Argentina

Our ranch was stablished in a location of the Argentinian Pampas where the ongoing study and monitoring of species ensures guests the most prized trophies in Big Game hunting Argentina, but with the most careful consideration of nature and the healthy practice of the sport. The variety of game, the aggressiveness of some species and the cunning of others, require the hunter to sharpen his dexterity, ingenuity, patience and good aim in order to obtain his trophy. Please inquire for available dates!

Trip duration: 3 - 14 days

Hunting season: 1 March 2020 1 August 2020

$3,170 for 1 hunter
Roe Buck Hunting in Sokołów Podlaski

Roe Buck Hunting in Sokołów Podlaski Poland

We guarantee great trophies, top services and full-time care during the whole stay. All members of our Team are experienced hunters, who know how a satisfactory hunting should look like. Every Client from abroad has at his disposal his own expirenced hunting guide with 4x4 car. Every detail of your stay is arranged in a way to make the hunting the advenure of your life. The average weight of the trophy: 250-400g Observers are welcome, though we strongly recommend for them to enjoy hotel facilites rather than participate in the hunt as that would increase the hunter's chances for a successful hunt. Package include 5 days / 4 night and 3 days hunting (6 outings) or more.

Trip duration: 5 - 8 days

Hunting season: 11 May 2019 30 September 2019

$866 for 1 hunter
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