Chloe and David Hunt May 2021
We love what we do, taking guests onto the station for the perfect hunt. At Glen Dene we make you, the hunter, successful in your goals. Our guests arrive as guests and leave as family, sharing their stories, connecting with our family, our team and our whenua. So we love to get feedback like this ... read more.
Korean Venison Bulgogi – Recipe
This recipe is a firm favourite with owner Sarah, who regularly pulls this easy recipe out of her repertoire for our guests. It’s yummy and easy and one you can do at home to wow your guests. Korean Venison Bulgogi 600grams venison (150 grams per person) 8 Spring Onions 1 tbsp sesame oil Marinade: ¼ ... read more.
Backcountry Helicopter Experience
Fiordland beaches. Remote alpine rivers. Crayfish. Trout. Your own private helicopter and guides. This is the trip to end all trips. If there’s a special birthday, anniversary or simply an opportunity while you are visiting the area to consider an immersion into the finest this area has to offer, this is the day trip to do. Whisked ... read more.
Hunting Red Stag at Glen Dene with Kevin Steele
Kevin Steele’s video of a tough red stag hunt at Glen Dene Station back in 2015. A great video showing him hunting for Red Stag in Otago. See the hunt, experience the views and get a feel for Red Stag hunting at Glen Dene. Click here to view the video courtesy of Petersen’s Hunting. read more.
Carbon credits replace lost income
Although we registered for the Emissions Trading Scheme 11 years ago with no intention of cashing in the carbon credits, the income from selling the credits was a welcome boost after the impact of the pandemic on Glen Dene’s Hunting & Fishing business. Lynda Gray reports. Joining the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) has stacked up on ... read more.
“Glen Dene Hunting New Zealand” by Outdoor writer Brad Fenson
….I took several pictures before leaving the bulls to wander up a steeply wooded draw. I had only been on the ground for a day and had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn’t dreaming. The area around Lake Hawea, on the South Island of New Zealand, was breathtaking. It didn’t matter which direction ... read more.
Activity – Siberian Experience
Experience a true New Zealand Wilderness Adventure! This journey sees you Fly, Walk, and Jet boat through New Zealand’s most spectacular Alpine environment on an adventure like no other. Southern Alps Air is the only flight seeing company to offer this incredible trip. At Glen Dene we can plan all your non-hunting activities for you ... read more.
Recipe – Venison and Juniper Stew
This hearty venison stew recipe is perfect for those cold winter days and can be done on the stove as Jamie’s Recipe suggests or I have created the same dish in a good old slow cooker – on low for 5-6 hours does the trick. Using the stewing meat part of the animal -often the ... read more.
Introducing Raynardt and Glen Dene Taxidermy
Last hunting season we welcomed Raynardt van der Merwe, a full-time professional taxidermist from South Africa, to help us provide a more complete experience for our clients. Some of you may have since met Raynardt and used his expertise to mount your animals and we’d love to see your photos of them installed back home. ... read more.
COUPLES WELCOME AT GLEN DENE HUNTING & FISHING
4 Reasons Couples Should Travel and Hunt in New Zealand Offsetting hunting trips with a second non-hunting vacation each year to keep everyone happy? What if you could get the best of both worlds in one incredible trip of a lifetime? New Zealand is a number one travel destination and number one hunting destination, ... read more.