Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia
Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia
Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia
Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia

Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia

Capercaillie is one of the oldest birds on Earth. It is a large forest partridge. This bird has almost disappeared in most European countries but they are still plentiful in Russia. We keep our traditions of spring Capercaillie hunting. It is a very exciting hunt.

Hunting packages

Ask for capercaillie and black-cock hunting package details and special hunt prices via:
Capercaillie and cock hunting request
Email jagd@profihunt.com
Skype profihunt-jagd, profihunt-asia, profihunt-russia

Hunting season

Season starts from April 25 and lasts till May 05.

Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting tips

You stalk Capercaillie very early in the morning almost in the darkness and you feel that even a light sound of your move, even your hart bits can frighten the bird away. Black cocks are hunted from a special branch ground blind. Short gun is recommended for Capercaillie for Black Cock hunters it is rifle of 222 Rem.

Hunting Base Camps

During the hunt you will be accommodated in the wooden hunting houses or cabins based on double occupancy. 10 different camps are available. We can accommodate 2-5 hunters per camp, with possibility to invite up to 40 hunters in one time.

How to get there

You arrive to the international Moscow airport. Our crew meets you and assists through the customs. In the evening you take your night sleeper-train from Moscow to Kirov. It takes 10 hours to get there. Kirov hunting area is located 500 miles away from Moscow. You have a chance to cover this distance, a part of famous, 6000 miles Trans-Siberian Railway, which crosses Russia from the West to the East.

Weather in Russia

In April and May usually it is 59-68°F/ + 15-20°C at day time, at night the temperature may fall down to 32 - 41°F / 0 + 5°C. But weather is unpredictable, and occasionally it may snow or rain during this time.



Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia
Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia
Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia
Capercaillie and Black-Cock hunting in Russia