We join Deerhunter Pro hunter, Ian Harford and his two friends, as he travels to sunny Spain.

Ian sets out across the rough terrain to tackle the mountain tops on the hunt for the illusive Beceite Ibex in his Deerhunter Avanti in Realtree Max-5 camo.

The hills will set the strength for even the strongest hunter. There is no time for waiting, if you get your chance you need to take the shot.

Lightweight, breathable and versatile - The Deerhunter Avanti in Realtree Xtra Green camo is formidable in Spain's mountainous terrain.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Spain has truly breath-taking views that span for miles over the vast mountaintops and lakes below. There aren't many places in the world that offer this type of environment for hunting.

Hunting ibex in Spain

But don’t be deceived, the location may be beautiful but it still presents very challenging hunting conditions.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Lightweight, waterproof and breathable the Deerhunter Avanti suit keeps you comfortable even in the hot and humid conditions where high temperatures and challenging terrain make stalking conditions extremely difficult. 

Hunting ibex in Spain

Ibex are mountain dwellers living in secluded and often challenging locations to reach. Without meticulous planning and a clear strategy a successful hunt is near impossible. 

Hunting ibex in Spain

Ibex are incredibly illusive animals that seem to have a sixth sense of their surroundings, they might not be able to spot you but they can sense nearby danger.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Getting yourself into a good position to take a clear and safe shot can often be challenging. Patience is essential to taking that all important shot.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Hunting with people who appreciate the true effort, passion and skill it takes to achieve a successful hunt like this is extremely valuable and rewarding.

Hunting ibex in Spain

A challenging, emotional and extremely satisfying hunt. Steve's first Ibex is one he and the Deerhunter Avanti worked extremely hard for. 

Hunting ibex in Spain

Ian Harford's magnificent Gold Medal Beceite Ibex.

Hunting ibex in Spain

A successful ibex hunt requires careful planning and a clear strategy.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Beceite ibex choose to live in remote locations and you need to cover vast areas to find the right animal to hunt. The environment is beautiful but extremely challenging.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Once spotted through the binoculars you must clearly identify the age of the Ibex to ensure it is suitable. A 12-13yr old billy is the ideal animal to hunt.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Once you have found your intended quarry the real work begins.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Deerhunter Avanti in Realtree Max-5 is perfectly suited to this terrain. Lightweight, waterproof and breathable the Avanti keeps you comfortable even when the going gets tough.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Sooner or later you will start to climb. Ibex are mountain dwellers and you need to be prepared to work hard to get to them.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Lightweight technical clothing is required when hunting in mountainous terrain. Deerhunter Avanti is perfectly suited to this type of hunting.

Hunting ibex in Spain

You must remember to rest periodically to keep your heart rate steady and prevent overheating. Dehydration can be a serious threat when far from civilisation.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Realtree Max-5 Camo provides the perfect combination of shadow, grass and foliage for this terrain. A truly universal camo pattern for an ever changing environment.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Meticulous preparation and a carefully orchestrated stalk is essential to get you into the right position to take a shot but the work is not over yet.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Taking such a magnificent old animal is truly a privilege and for me is an emotional experience.

Hunting ibex in Spain

I enjoy hunting with good friends who appreciate that effort and dedication are required to yield rewards.

Hunting ibex in Spain

This beautiful old billy has served this mountain well passing his strength into the herd. But now it is time to move over and let a new generation through to strengthen the gene pool.

Hunting ibex in Spain

Hunting with those who share your passion and values is an important part of the experience. Our entire hunting party chose Deerhunter Avanti for the hunt.

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