When it comes down to hunting for moose, Newfoundland is a very interesting destination. Here you can find one of the world’s most dense moose populations, while our partner here can offer some of the best hunting districts in south west Newfoundland - a 100% success rate since 2009!
6 days from $13,995
Hunting on Newfoundland
Moose hunting on Newfoundland begins in early September and continues to the end of November. To make the most of the short hunting season the outfitter operates 7 remote hunting lodges and a number of spike- and tented camps. For this reason it is possible to enjoy successful hunts throughout the season.
This hunting tour stretches over 7 days, and includes 6 days hunting, from Monday to Saturday (Hunting is not allowed on Sundays here on Newfoundland). If possible it is best if hunters arrive on a Sunday, when they will be met at the airport by our outfitter, who will then bring them to a nearby hotel. The following morning you will continue on to the hunting camp where you will be based by helicopter or float plane. After breakfast/lunch you will begin the hunt.
Typically you will see moose every day during the hunt (depending on the weather conditions) and a diligent hunter should find it possible to shoot a handsome bull with in a couple of days.
All hunting is carried out with 2:1 guiding, which is to say there will be one guide with 2 hunters. If you prefer to hunt with your own individual guide it is possible to arrange 1:1 guiding on payment of a supplement. The outfitters fine reputation and the game-rich hunting districts they offer has attracted some of the best hunting guides and staff to work with them - some with over 30 years of experience.
After flying to the town of Deer Lake on Newfoundland, via Toronto, our outfitter advises all hunters to stay in a hotel in Deer Lake both before and after the hunt. This not only enables you to rest after the long flight, but it helps ensure you will be back in Deer Lake in good time for your flight home.
Day 0: Arrival at Deer Lake and overnight in a hotel near the airport.
Day 1: Pick-up from the hotel and transfer to the hunting camp by helicopter or float plane - settle into the camp, breakfast/lunch, then start the hunt.
Days 2-7: Hunting.
Day 8: Depart from the hunting camp in the morning and fly by helicopter/float plane back t Deer Lake. Here trophies, skins will be taken to a taxidermist so they can be treated before being sent home. Overnight accommodation in a hotel before beginning your journey home the next day.
Day 9: Departure for home
Hunters must arrange flights to Deer Lake on Newfoundland, where they will spend their first night here in a hotel. On the following day you will be taken to the hunting district, flying by helicopter of float plane to your actual hunting camp. The camps in the hunting district are only accessible by helicopter or float plane, and are ideally situated in first class hunting districts for...Read more
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IB Outfitters is owned and managed by outfitter Mark Pike, who has worked in the hunting business for most of his life. Mark has plenty of experience of hunting on Newfoundland as he is a native of Deer Lake, the town where visiting hunters fly to when coming to the western part of Newfoundland. During the autumn, hunting here mostly revolves around “Eastern Canadian Moose”, while in...Read more
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The numbers of places available are limited, and as there are many repeat bookings every year, these can sell out quickly. We therefore recommend you book your hunt well in advance.
The price shown for this tour is for guidance only, as the actual price can be affected by exchange rate fluctuations. The final cost of the will be finalised at a later date.
The price show for this tour is for guidance only as fluctuations in the exchange rate may need to be taken into account. The actual price of the tour will be agreed later.