At Cardrona Safaris the stags are big. The scenery is immense. The hospitality endless. The pristine game habitats of our family-owned operation in the South Island of New Zealand are renowned for producing the biggest red stags in the country. It’s here Top 10’s are harvested. It’s here numerous world records have been set. It’s here you’ll reach the peaks of trophy hunting excellence. We ensure you can range far and wide to gain that once-in-a-lifetime trophy. To complement our privately owned hunting areas we have long term lease agreements with large local landholders. Besides world-class Red Stags we also offer quality hunts for tahr, chamois, fallow, elk, goat, ram, boar, whitetail, sika, sambar and rusa. These big game species are complemented by small game (rabbit, hare, wallaby, possum) and, time permitting, wing shooting. We provide a world-class standard of service that’s at the same time laid back and friendly – everyone feels at home when hunting with our family, and staying in our hunting lodges. Quite simply, we offer New Zealand’s ultimate hunting experience. It’s one we look forward to sharing with you. Trophy hunting in the Southern Alps of New Zealand with Cardrona Safaris professional guides will give you a challenging hunting experience for some of the world’s most majestic game animals. Enjoy the satisfaction of a successful alpine hunting adventure set in spectacularly scenic terrain on Cardrona Safaris prestigious and unique trophy hunting preserve. Premier quality red deer stags, trophy elk bulls, Himalayan tahr and European chamois are readily available in this prestigious hunting wilderness. Located in the heart of New Zealand’s spectacular Southern Alps, Cardrona Safaris offers the hunting vacation of a life-time for the serious hunter. We give you the flexibility you want to make sure your hunting is successful, and even non-hunters will also enjoy a fantastic hunting lodge holiday experience.
New Zealand Hunting in the Land of GIANT Red Stags! This outfitter has one of the largest trophy red deer herds in New Zealand. Thanks to a highly focused game management program, the quality of these red stags is unbeatable. Couple trophy red stags with the opportunity to pursue world-class Read more [...]