Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve
Spread in an area of about a thousand square miles, the Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve is located in the Southern part of the Dhaulagiri Mountains in west Nepal. You will need to confirm your arrival at least two months in advance to get proper accommodation, hunting block timings etc. You can reach the Reserve either by a chartered plane from Kathmandu or by road transport. Choose any of the trips according to the number of days you want to spend in hunting and in nature walks etc. The package tours include everything, right from the food to hunting guides and camping equipment.
Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve allows licensed hunting in certain areas but this is done under strict rules and regulations. There is a huge dedicated area for culling of certain species of wild animals. This controls the general population of the area. This hunting can be a unique experience and is very different from hunting animals bred in captivity. This type of hunting is allowed only within a specific period of time within the year and you need to plan your trip to the Hunting Reserve accordingly. You also need to have a g It gaming license in order to hunt.ays good to look into the rules before proceeding on for any of the hunting expeditions as you may land yourself in trouble if you do not follow any of them.
But hunting is only one of the activities. You can enjoy other bird and animal viewing activities too, just as you can in any other National Park. The Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve is a home to rare and endangered animals like the snow leopard, the red panda, the Himalayan musk deer, the Himalayan black bear, cheer pheasant and the Tibetan wolf. In addition to these, there are about 36 species of flora and a large number of fauna species too.