the beauty and excitement of a unique backcountry adventure in New
Harvey and Patsy of Backcountry Safaris are highly
experienced outfitters offering truly unique hunting and fishing
experiences in some of the most remote and beautiful places in New
Our Local knowledge is vital in providing the hunter with the
optimum chance of securing that special trophy fish or animal, all
with the added bonus of unforgettable scenery. Harvey has a wealth
of knowledge with over 30 years of flying and hunting experience
in the Southern Lakes and West Coast areas.
Specialising in small groups of up to four people, Backcountry
Safaris provides the ultimate in personal service and guided hunting.
Each safari is totally designed around your individual requirements
from the animals you wish to hunt, the choice of locations, where
you wish to stay and any other local sightseeing attractions you
want to include in your holiday plans. More
on accommodation and activities here.
Professional & Friendly Service
Packages designed to suit your individual skill level and requirements.
Leaders in the field of outstanding backcountry adventures with
over 30 years of flying and hunting in the area.
Accommodation is available at all levels from lodges and high country
chalets to lakeside apartments.
Located in one of the most spectacular parts of New Zealand within
close proximity to all major local attractions.
Range of Species Available
Over 20 species to choose from to please every hunter and fisherman.
Some of the best trophy size fish and animals available anywhere
in the world. Free range or "estate hunting".
Wilkin River Jets, Backcountry Helicopters is part of Inside New
Zealand Wilderness Adventures. Inside
New Zealand offers many activities within the stunning World
Heritage listed Mount Aspiring National Park.