The most rewarding hunting experience of your life.

If you’re looking for an exceptional New Zealand Red Stag hunting trip, you have found it. We are 100% confident that your High Peak adventure will exceed your expectations. In fact, if you decide it isn’t the most rewarding hunting experience you have ever had, you’ll pay nothing.

High Peak is the name of our ten-thousand-acre, family-owned estate and hunting destination. Located near the famous Rakaia River in the Canterbury High Country of New Zealand’s South Island, we provide personalised adventures for guests seeking to hunt the Red Stag and other New Zealand big game species. Hosting a limited number of discerning hunters each season with emphasis on privacy and exclusivity, High Peak is New Zealand’s most personalised hunting experience.

You’re at the start of an special journey – one that will give you a lifetime of memories to share. We invite you to read our information on New Zealand hunting and get in touch to start bringing your own High Peak hunting story to life.

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High Peak Game Estate.

High Peak Game Estate.

Guided hunting on New Zealand's original and best big game hunting estate.

The Rakaia Red Stag.

The Rakaia Red Stag.

Hunt New Zealand's most famous stags and other challenging New Zealand species.

Deciding where to hunt in New Zealand?

New Zealand is a hunter’s paradise - soaring landscapes, first class trophies and a friendly, welcoming environment. However, as the New Zealand hunting industry is unregulated, there are traps to be avoided and questions to be asked to ensure you get the experience you want.

The Hunters’ Guidebook to New Zealand will assist you in making
the right decision and ensure that you avoid disappointment.

From the High Peak Blog

Big Game Fishing on the Great Barrier Reef

Big Game Fishing on the Great Barrier Reef

December 1, 2014 in High Peak Newsletters · Hunting Stories

It’s a different type of big game but still hunting at it’s purest. In late October the High Peak team had a bit of pre-season training on the Great Barrier Reef, Tropical Queensland, Australia with Alex and Graham Johnston of Big Game – Dive Fish Film, based out of Cairns. Here are some images from …

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Hunting in New Zealand – Getting your Rifle Ready.

Hunting in New Zealand – Getting your Rifle Ready.

October 21, 2014 in Hunting Equipment & Tips

Whether you are planning that New Zealand hunt or getting ready to chase your favourite local quarry, success means keeping your hunting rifle in tip-top order. Respecting your hunting gear is as essential as respecting the species you pursue and the land you hunt on. Dirty barrels will not help you bag that dream New Zealand Red Stag. …

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What about the Non-Hunters?

What about the Non-Hunters?

October 4, 2014 in High Peak Newsletters · Hunting Equipment & Tips · New Zealand · Opinion

Lately, increasing numbers of hunters are wanting to travel to exotic hunting locations with their friends and families. That often means that there will be non-hunters joining the trip – and why not? Hunting can take place in some of the most unspoilt, spectacluar wilderness areas on the planet and there is no reason whatsoever that …

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