Pink-footed Goose Hunting
The hunting season starts the 20th August and we hunt the Pink-footed goose until it moves south for the winter. The pink-footed geese stays on the Icelandic highlands and there is where we hunt it. We hunt the pink-footed geese mainly by ambushing then when they come in the waters at the evening. Also by ambusing them when flying by in the morning or shooting them with a rifle at long distance during the day.
Iceland hunting guide offers custom Pink-footed goose hunting tours from half day trip, taking one morning on a field or one evening near the waters, up to days of hunting combining everything that we can offer you. We arrange the licenses needed, guns and hunting gear.
In middle of nowhere, looking for geese
Duration: From 8 hours up to several days of hunting, your choice.
Firearm: Provided by us, semiautomatic or two barrel shotgun, your choice. We mainly use a 12 gauge shotguns with 28 - 30 inch barrels. For rifle hunting we use 222 - 223 cal rifles
Ammunition: Provided by us, shotgun shells 2 ¾ - 3 inch long loaded with 36-50 grams of led. We let our customer choice their ammunition if they want to.
Other equipment: Provided by us, we use 5 – 10 decoys in the hunt depending on location of the hunt. When hunting with decoys we always have the goose caller in the pocket.
Clothing: Provided by us on a request, camouflage bibs or waders, camouflage hood and jacket, warm and suited for Icelandic whether conditions. The weather varies much over the season, from up to 15 °C down to zero temperatures so the customer should dress accordingly.
If you are interested in a hunting trip with an experienced guide at your side and discovering Iceland, our extraordinary country of fire and ice please contact us.
Iceland Hunting Guide