Stalking, Bowhunting, Highseat, Hunting from a Blind and sometime Driven Big Game
The red deer is the fourth-largest deer species behind moose, elk and sambar deer. European red deer have a relatively long tail compared to their Asian and North American relatives.
The impressive antlers are an exceptional trophy for every hunter.
Red Deer react quickly to movement, and have good sense of smell, eyesight and hearing. When approaching, hunt into the wind, quietly and take advantage of cover if possible.
Varieties: Western Europe, Maral or Caspian Red Deer, Scottish, Iberian, Corsican, Bactrian, Yarkand and Barbary red deer.
Scientific name: Cervus elaphus
Size: height: 95 – 130 cm, length: 175 – 250 cm
Weight: 160 - 200 kg
Lifespan: 10-13 years
Methods: Bow hunting, Hunting from a blind, Highseat, Stalking, Driven Big Game
Continent(s): Europe, the Caucasus Mountains region, Iran, parts of western Asia, and central Asia, Australia, New Zealand, United States, Canada, Peru, Uruguay, Chile and Argentina