Found at the juncture of two great Central Asian mountain systems – Tian Shan and the Pamirs. More than half of Kyrgyzstan lies at an elevation higher than 8, 200 feet. The country was an oasis and a welcome relief after crossing perilous mountain passes on the way from China.
Antelopes are a diverse group of typically hollow-horned, slender-built, and swift bovids native to Africa and Asia. Antelopes are generally characterized by a light, elegant figure, graceful limbs, small cloven hoofs, a short tail, and large and unbranched horns, which may be spiral-shaped.
Marco Polo Sheep hunting is something I find myself dreaming of quite often. I have a totally unrealistic dream of pursuing these incredible sheep with archery gear, which I know if I ever get the chance, will probably result in one of the toughest hunts of my life. But hey, a guy can dream right?
If you’re looking for a challenge, and these mountain monarchs are on your list, then this is a great time to go after Marco Polo. And we just happen to have some of the best Marco Polo hunts in the world!