Shooting - Deer Stalking

Deer on Exmoor

Deer Stalking

Deer can cause considerable damage to farm and timber crops as well as to natural heritage interests, especially where their numbers exceed the available food supply. To reduce damage and to ensure that the population remains balanced and healthy, deer stalkers primarily use rifles to cull individual animals. The cull will focus on females to reduce the number of offspring produced. Any old or weak deer will be taken as a priority. Deer stalking is a specific skill and responsible deer stalkers will have a good understanding about the shoot location, safety and legal aspect.

When: dawn / dusk
Where: woodlands / field margins
Equipment: rifle and scope, sound moderator, binoculars 
Notes: a stalker will be present on the shoot

Find out about Exmoor Deer from Exmoor National Park

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The Lamb Inn

The Lamb Inn sits in the middle of the charming Wiltshire village of Hindon and is only 20 minutes away from Salisbury.

Tabor Hill Farm B&B and Livery

If you are looking for a small, luxury place to stay then Tabor Hill Farm on Exmoor is for you, situated on the west side of the Exmoor National Park and half way between North Molton and Sandyway.

Hendra Barns

Hendra Barns offers luxury leisure breaks within a beautifully converted barn and neighbouring barn, nestled in the countryside, at the very heart of Cornwall.

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