Some called it The Monarch of the woods; Red Deer is always at the top of the list of every capital trophy hunter. The first game animal you have to have if you are coming for hunting in Europe.
Mature stags in Bulgaria often have 8 kg trophies and there are stags with over 12 kg, up to 14 kg trophies.
Bulgaria is four times world record holder of Red Deer trophy and possesses the current one – 276.30 CIC points. The best stags are harvested in the North Eastern part of Bulgaria close to Danube River.
Red Deer hunting in Bulgaria is done usually by stalking and from high seat. The hunting season in Bulgaria starts at 1st of September and ends at the end of January.
Ultimate Hunting recommends stalking method during the rut season which most actively takes place 10th – 30th of September.