Hunting in Belarus
Since ancient times the diversity of natural resources and extremely rich animal life of Belarus has attracted hunters from the entire Europe (incl. France, Hungary, Spain, Italy etc.). The northern part of the country is covered with numerous forests and marshes of Neman’ and Occidental Dvina’ catchment basins. The central part of the country is hilly area which gradually transforms into southern lowlands – famous Polesskaya area, where river Pripyat, one of Dnieper’s feeders, rolls its waters to the sea.
Belarus is considered to be a natural environment for numerous species of birds: Capercailye (wood-grouse), Black grouse, Woodcock, as well as for fur-bearing animals: European Bison, Red Deer, Moose, Wild Boar, Roe Deer, Wolf. This is an authentic natural reserve for lots of European animals, reserve, which is crossed in the north by world-famous ancient water route “from the Varangians to the Greeks”. Exactly here, in Belarus, the second birth was given to such species as European Bison, Wolf, Castor when the danger of their extinction was on.
Belarus is situated to the east of Poland and to the north of the Ukraine; Belarus is supposed to be a privileged site for hunting on European Bison, Red Deer, Moose, Wild Boar, Roe Deer, Wolf, besides, hunting on Waterfowl, on Partridge, Woodcock is organized regularly. At present time the total area of hunting grounds is more than 17 mln hectares; more than 50 species of animals and birds are proclaimed to be hunting ones. Almost the whole year is an open season. There are many hunting farms in Belarus today which have everything you need: there are fixed and temporary towers for hunting, hunting lodges, professional huntsmen. The process of hunting in Belarus depends on the type of animal you hunt.
Belarusian hunting grounds offer the visitors different kinds of hunting:
- Hunting deer and elk (moose);
- Approach hunting;
- Hunting from ambush;
- Hunting with shelter dogs;
- Hunting from towers.
Marvelous natural surroundings, an astonishing number of lakes, vast areas of woodland, hospitable and kind-hearted local people, wide variety of fowl will undoubtedly amaze either an experienced hunter, or a curious tourist.
“Belforest Ltd.” is organizing hunting tours to state and private hunting parks which present unique landscape: lakes, marshes, pine and fir-tree forests, birchwoods, - natural environment for small game and big game hunting.
We will select the hunting tour most appropriate for You, provide You with visa support, support in dealing with formalities concerning the importation of hunting arms (hunting rifles and carbines), hunting dogs, the exportation of the trophies.
We do not give preference to quantity, but quality of obtained trophies (worthful trophies of Wild Boar,Red Deer, Moose, Roe Deer, etc.) Choose the rubric you interested in or look Hunting in Belarus – entire content