Cotton clothes (brown, green, kaki or cammo colours):
- Wrangler jeans
- Cotton t-shirt, cotton shirt
- Cotton or wool socks
- Fleece & wind-breaker vest
- Heavier jacket and a rain jacket (just in case)
- Hat, gloves, turtle neck.
HUNTER’S PERSONAL THINGS
- Backpack including flashlight, knife, camera, bottle for water, etc…
- Binoculars (from 7 to 10 power). http://www.leupold.com/products/products_hunting.htm
- 270, 300, 7mm., or similar
We recommends that you enroll with Global Rescue prior to embarking on your trip.
Spain is located in the North hemisphere, and surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea & the Atlantic Ocean. During Fall & Spring time, we can expect any kind of weather: hot, windy, rainy…Winter time is usually sunny but chilly in the mornings. In the Pyrenees we can also have some snow. Gredos can be colder but sunny, having some snow in November & December. In Beceite, it can be windy but sunny, also chilly in the mornings. And in Sierra Nevada it can get really hot in October, but starts to cold down in November, and having some snow in December. In Ronda the weather is usually pleasant. For more detailed information, please, click at: http://weather.yahoo.com/regional/SPXX.html
Our staff will assist you at Barcelona Airport. Please note that all our hunts start and finish from/in Barcelona.
You will need to provide the following documentation:
• Photocopy & original of the “Certificate of Registration of Effects Taken Abroad” (form 4457).
• Photocopy & original of the Certificate of Gun Importation issued in the
Spanish Consulate. Please, contact them for further information. (List of the Spanish Consulates)
A separated metallic box is requested to be able to take your ammo back to the US.
We suggest flying direct from the U.S. to Barcelona, to avoid any problem with the rifle in any connection. We recommend Delta Airlines, US Airways & Continental. Find out if your airline has unusual (or ridiculous) firearms policies. Example: KLM, British Airways, etc. Check it with your travel agency or directly to any airline agent.
All the trophies harvested will be shipped to the clients’ address throughout a cargo company 6 months after the hunt, when the hides are completely dry and inspected by an official vet. All our clients must provide us their taxidermy & U.S. Customs broker’s info, to be able to ship their trophies. Please, find enclosed the form to be filled up by the hunter. (trophy instructions)
Hotels & restaurants in Spain are taxed with a 10% VAT (Value Added Taxes). The rest of the services and shopping are taxed with a 21% VAT.