Altai Maral (or Altai Wapiti) is a race (or ecotype) of Wapiti (Cervus canadensis canadensis) that occurs in the Altai Mountains and Tian Shan Mountains of Central Asia.
Russian Altai is situated in the very centre of Asia at the junction of South Siberian taiga, steppes of
Russian Republic Gorno-Altai, close to Belukha Mountain.
Bugle hunts run from September 20 to October 15.
During daylight hours temperature in September from 50 to 59 oF (10 to 15 oC) and during nighttime from 23 to 32 oF (0 to – 5 oC). Normally, weather is favorable during all hunting season.
Camp and accommodation:
Cabins and tented camps; fly camps on the hunt
Horseback; scouting and stalking on foot; calling
|Day 1||arrival in Moscow, flight to Barnaul|
|Day 2||arrival to Barnaul, 10 – 14 hours vehicle drive to the camp. There is also possible direct flight via Frankfurt (
|Day 3-12||10 days hunt|
|Day 13||travel back to Barnaul, overnight at the hotel.|
|Day14||flight to Moscow, departure from Moscow|