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Outfitter Review - Fair Chase, Ltd

Submit Date: Feb 20, 2009

Outfitter Information

Outfitter Name: Fair Chase, Ltd

Outfitter / Contact: Rob Kiebler

Location: Texas, U.S.

Hunt Information

Animals Hunted: Javelina, Feral hogs

Game Quality: Excellent

Game Quantity: Excellent

Accomodations: Good to Excellent

Camp Condition: Good

Food Quality: Outstanding!

Guide Experience: Outstanding

Other Personal Experience: Outstanding

Review Information

Hunter: Jerry Long



Would Recommend: Yes!

Overall Impression: Outstanding

Following is my trip report from a recent adventure with Fair Chase, Ltd. for javelina and hogs. This is a modified North American Hunting Club format. 1) Outfitter: Fair Chase, Ltd 2) Owner: Rob Kiebler 3) Address: P.O. Box 1679, Azle, TX 76098 4) Phone: (972)-523-5621 (cell) 5) E-mail: fairchaseltd@aol.com 6) When: January 22-25, 2009 7) Where: El Indio, TX 8) Guided: Fully 9) Drop: No 10) Transportation to hunting area: By truck driven by guide and/or outfitter. 11) Accommodations: Sleeping trailers with individual rooms; two rooms per bathroom. Separate game/lounge trailer. Separate kitchen and dining building. 12) Trophy hunt only: No 13) Species hunted / harvested: Javelina and feral hog hunted. Two javelinas and one feral hog harvested. 14) Tools used: Compound bow. 15) Land hunted: Private 16) Cost: Booked at 2008 rate of $250 per person per day for three day hunt including food, lodging, guiding, and meat and trophy care. Check with outfitter for current rates. Additional costs: Air fare $276.50, shipment of bow and arrows $80.00, prior night's stay in hotel $116.00, license $45, tip. 17) Challenging terrain adversely affect hunt: No 18) Did weather adversely affect hunt: No 19) Quantity of game: Excellent 20) Quality of game: Excellent 21) Guide's Competence: Guide and outfitters' skills and ability to apply them exceeded my own hunting skills. 22) Guide's Hunting Ethics: Excellent 23) Condition of Equipment: Good 24) Food: Outstanding! 25) Trophy care: Good 26) Meat care: Good 27) Number of outfitted / guided hunts for myself: 7 28) Recommended: Yes! 29) General comments: I could write positive volumes about Rob and cite numerous examples of the outstanding service he provides and the outstanding time I had. In short it was great Outfitter, great Game, great Food, great Time! I packed leaning towards heavier weight clothing, but didn't pack enough light weight clothing. Temperatures swung from high 70's down to below freezing with wind chill. I shipped my bow down and back via FEDEX which saved me $120.00 from taking it on the plane (Continental Airlines would have charged $100 each way). I should have taken one of the bow "holsters" that allows you to rest your bow on your thigh while spotting and stalking.

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