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GOAT

Hunting, shooting for Goat

Stalking, Bowhunting


Goat stories always have great ascending, and trekking stories to where the goats are found and retrieving stories, or at least the most intensely described decisions and considerations made before dropping the goat in a successful succession of shots.

Trophy mountain goats are the largest mammal to come from such high altitudes and are a highly sought after game to hunt for because of their size and astounding wool coats. Goats, as easy as it sounds, because of their unique habitat, are a tricky game to go out for.

Get comfortable with sitting and laying on hard ground, much time is spent glassing, or combing through almost-barren mountainsides, looking above the treeline where small goats blend in deceivingly well with their surroundings. Cut deep into dangerous, impenetrable territory, this sort of hunt is always within complete solitude.

Proper conditioning to alpine hiking and climbing is needed many weeks and months in advance to prepare for such a trip. Goats, as easy as it sounds, because of their unique habitat are a tricky game to go out for.

Basic Info


Varieties: Wild Goat, Rocky Mountain Goat, Feral Goat, Mountain Goat, Tur Goat,Himalayan Thar Goat, Thar Goat, Markhor Goat, Takin Goat

Scientific name: Capa aegagrus hircus

Size: 1.2 – 1.7 m

Weight: 20 – 140 kg

Lifespan: Up to 18 years

Methods: Bow hunting, Hunting from a blind, Stalking, Walked Up

Continent(s): North America, New Zealand, Europe, Asia, Middle-East