Hunting in the Timaru District

Whether you are looking to head into the hills by yourself, or you are wanting a guided experience, the Timaru District offers many options for all hunting levels.

We have a wide range of deer species, including red deer, wapiti (or elk) and fallow, as well as Chamois and Tahr. Within the region you will also find duck, feral sheep, wallabies, pigs, goats, possums, rabbits, hare and pheasants roaming the hill country and sub alpine wilderness.

If you don't require a guided hunting tour, we suggest checking out some of the DOC blocks within the region here

Guided Experiences

Blue Mountain Station

Based in  Four Peak Range behind Geraldine, Blue Mountain Station is a 9500hr station comprises of rolling hills through to step tussock sub-alpine terrain running alongside the beautiful Orari River.

The station offers guided as well as un-guided hunting options.

Animals you can hunt on Blue Mountain Station include:

  • Red Deer
  • Fallow Deer
  • Chamois
  • Himalayan Tahr

Please note that trophy fees apply for stags older than two years as well as Chamois and Tahr.

Contact Blue Mountain Station

Glendeer Trophy Hunting

Personalised World-Class Hunting & Flyfishing Excursions in New Zealand’s Distinguished Backcountry Highlands

Experience New Zealand’s Hunting and Fly-fishing at it’s very best with Glendeer Guides, unbelievable heavy antlered Red Stags, beautiful wild Brown and Rainbow trout on the fly, magnificent Bull Tahr of the alpine pastures, all encompassed with New Zealand’s distinguished picturesque topography.

This welcoming island nation located in the South West Pacific truly is a place that anyone seeking adventure combined with exceptional Hunting and Fly-fishing must come and experience. Undeniably some of the finest personalized and authentic fly-fishing adventures and hunting safaris imaginable.

Contact Glendeer

+64 21 311 745