"As a first time big game hunter I was referred by several people who had used Rob Kern to arrange their hunts and contacted Rob to set up a black bear hunt. After speaking to Rob about what I was looking for, he provided me with several options and spent time with me explaining the differences so that I could make the best choice possible. The Hunting Consortium took care of everything that was needed for my hunt, from my travel arrangements, to my rifle permit, and made everything seamlessly easy for me. I ended up taking a 7’4” black bear with a 19” skull after only 4 hours on the first hunting day! As a result of the services that Rob and the Hunting Consortium provided for me, I have decided to have Rob arrange my first hunt in Africa as well as all of my future hunts." -George Valis
"When I have a question about a car, recipe, or the latest news, I use "Google." When I have a hunting; where, how, or what question, I call the Hunting Consortium. No Guff! I've booked over 30 international hunts through the Hunting Consortium and fully intend to use their professional services far into the future!" -Jim Shockey
“These guys (Hunting Consortium) are the best in the business, bar none! I have hunted the world for more than 60 years, and the hunts I’ve done with the Hunting Consortium were always perfectly organized. No matter whether in Europe, Africa, or Asia - even in Russia, Tajikistan, and Iran, everything is ready to go and there are no surprises. I really appreciate their travel services - they do my visas, air tickets and everything else I need for an easy trip. One stop shopping!” -Dial Dunkin
“The Hunting Consortium is the “go-to-team” for any hunt in the world - period! Their staff are the most experienced professionals in the hunting industry. They have made my many hunting trips easier and smoother, not to mention successful. I trust their candid, straight forward advice and appreciate their personalized service. Sue and I think of them as family!” -Ray Paolucci
“Bob and Rob Kern and the staff at the Hunting Consortium are experienced professionals. Every trip is meticulously planned with true military precision. I have very much enjoyed my trips with Hunting Consortium and would not trust anyone else to outfit my international hunts!” -Craig Boddington
“I can rely on the Hunting Consortium for up-to-the minute current information on the most remote places on the planet and expert advice on my hunting requirements. Friendly and courteous, the service I get from them is truly first class.” -Rex Baker
“I’ve experienced some of the best hunts of my life with the Hunting Consortium. The trips have been as awesome as the staff who have taken great care of me throughout the years and many, many hunts! The arrangements and coordinations have always been perfect and they’ve always worked hard to ensure that I was satisfied and taken care of.” -Don Jacklin
“During the past 5 years the Hunting Consortium has been the most invaluable resource a hunter could ask for.I have averaged over 150 hunting days in that time and many, if not most of those days were booked through The Hunting Consortium. Their knowledge and experience is unmatched in the hunting industry. I have always been pleased with the quality of the outfitters and the professional hunter’s and guides that Hunting Consortium have booked for me. I’ve hunted in Africa over a dozen times on hunts booked by the Hunting Consortium and every time I felt like I was hunting the premier area with one of the best outfitters and knowledgeable, helpful professional hunters. In Africa I have taken 158 different animals I couldn’t have accomplished that without the Hunting Consortium. I was on a hunting trip for over 6 weeks in the South Pacific which included a family vacation with my adult children and hunted with 5 different outfitters in 6 different areas in both New Zealand and Australia - a LOGISTICAL NIGHTMARE that the Hunting Consortium handled without a hitch. I finished that trip by hunting all of the species available to hunt in these locations besides one. EXTRAORDINARY SUCCESS on a single trip. The achievement I am most proud of though is my 21 day hunt in Spain where I took every animal that is currently available to hunt. Considering that the 7 Capra species were all free-range, this was very challenging but the Hunting Consortium put me in the best areas with best outfitters.” -Rick Warren
“I and my family owe many thanks to Bob, Margarete, Rob and the expert staff at the Hunting Consortium for so many memorable hunts in so many countries. It is hard to believe, but every hunt and trip has been characterized by the same qualities - superior service, with a can-do attitude, excellent operators, all arrangements on time and fulfilling everything promised. This is a great organization! I am looking forward to my next hunt with the Hunting Consortium.” -Francisco Vizcaino Gutierrez
“Wherever in the world my hunting dreams take me, I know that Corey and Bob will have everything well-organized. Their amazing knowledge and continuous research has put me in a position to take some truly extraordinary trophies, with the very best guides in the hunting world today. Nobody knows more about the game and the world of hunting than these guys and the travel team at the Hunting Consortium is unlike any I have ever used. They know from personal experience how to get someone into and out of the most remote places in the world and they keep up with the ever-changing regulations concerning hunting, firearms and travel options. This is the most “can-do” team I have ever worked with in hunting! They have risked their reputation and their very lives to blaze your trail. If you’re not booking with The Hunting Consortium, it’s most likely your loss and someone else’s gain. You sure can’t do any better - their word is good!” -Lary Knowlton
“I don't have words to describe the gratitude and appreciation for all the staff at the Hunting Consortium and all that was done for us setting up our ultimate trip of a lifetime in South Africa. Everything went exactly as you had planned it, no surprises - no problems. The trackers and hunters absolutely amazed us. I can't think of one thing or issue to complain about. It was as good as it gets and I highly recommend the Hunting Consortium to anyone. Again, thanks for all you did for us.” -Mike Barrett
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Introduction to Russian Moose Hunting:
The Hunting Consortium has been working in Russia since 1985. During that time, they have researched, scouted, opened and developed the best moose hunting areas in that country. The experience gained in the last three decades of working there has been instrumental in helping their clients take great trophies.The largest moose in the world come from our hunting areas in Russia! This is not rhetoric, our continuing success rate of 100% and incredible trophy quality reflect it.
Hunting Moose on Kamchatka:
Several varieties of moose are found within the territories of the Russian Federation. By far the largest is the Chukotka, or East Siberian Moose which inhabits the far eastern provinces of Chukotka and the central portion of the Kamchatka Peninsula. This subspecies compares favorably in size to the moose of Alaska and numerous trophies with spreads of 70 inches and larger have been taken recently. The largest heads have come from the Penzina River Valley and the central region of the Kamchatka Peninsula, both of which have the mildest climates and best forage in the region. Success rates have been over 90% during the past ten seasons and some hunters have chosen to take more than one moose. It is normally possible to arrange two licenses in most areas. It is realistic to expect a trophy in excess of 60 inches; our average trophy is about. 63 inches. The largest moose taken ANYWHERE in recorded history (756 ⅛”), was taken by one of our clients during the 2017 hunting season in Russia. This is not only #1 SCI World Record Chukotka Moose but it also bests the #1 SCI Alaska-Yukon world record moose by over 30 inches and the previous world record Chukotka moose by over 100 inches! Please read the article published in SportsAfield in September 2018, here.
The Hunting Consortium has selected what are the finest trophy-producing areas available. These areas encompass thousands of square miles. Each season we perform pre-season scouting. License quotas are established based on current population data. No outfitter in Russia takes as much time or spends as much effort to ensure that their clients are hunting in the best locations possible. We only take a limited number of moose hunters to Kamchatka per year to ensure the hunting pressure remains low and the trophy quality remains high. Our hunts are designed for only 2 hunters in camp at a time.
We provide well-equipped, heated cabins with field beds, medical kits, satellite telephone and other conveniences. Travel to and from camp (often more than 50 miles from the nearest road) is accomplished by charter helicopter which is included in the price of the hunt.
The Hunting Consortium sends a member of their staff with EVERY group. As with all their hunts in Russia, the hunt price includes the services of an experienced interpreter/escort, guide fees, firearm permit, hunting license, and the trophy fee for one moose. Our full-service travel department arranges all international and domestic flights, Russian visa and firearm permit, as well as any desired sightseeing or other activities requested.
|Day 1||Arrive Moscow|
Overnight in Hotel
|Day 2||Depart Moscow|
|Day 3||Arrive Petropavlovsk|
Transfer to Moose Hunting Area (Vehicle & Helicopter)
|Day 4-11||Hunt Chukotka Moose|
|Day 12||Return to Petropavlovsk|
Overnight in Hotel
|Day 13||Depart Petropavlovsk|
Overnight in Hotel
|Day 14||Depart Moscow|
As a full service travel company, the Hunting Consortium will make all necessary flight and hotel arrangements as well as procure any required visas and firearm permits. Hunting Consortium can assist you in getting the best airfare routing that best suits your desired itinerary and destination. When you are ready to book a hunt, we will construct a custom itinerary plan for you, designed to your specific requirements. Hunting Consortium will provide you with complete advice and suggestions on everything related to the hunt, from equipment and immunizations, to trophy shipping and a host of other necessities. Each of our hunters receives detailed information material on the hunts, country, inhabitants, and travel formalities. The firm also provides every hunter with a map, equipment checklist and other articles designed to prepare them for the hunt. Our staff is available to you seven days a week to answer any questions you may have concerning the organization or execution of the hunt.
We at the Hunting Consortium pride ourselves in planning hunts that deliver the right results for every client according to his/her own individual taste, budget and trophy quality aspirations. Hunting moose is a very complex theme, so we encourage those interested to contact us for a thorough briefing and consultation, in order to determine the right hunting option.