Guayascate is already a legendary name in Cordoba. That is what happens when you merge the superior industry experience of H&H Outfitters with a magnificent lodge that offers so much more than the typical small hunting operation. We invite you to come down to Argentina and discover what we already know: that the best dove hunting and wingshooting lodge in Argentina is now open for business.with king sized beds, draped in custom made linen canopies and are the perfect place for the couple looking for the best of everything. Both properties are beachfront with their own private dock, so meeting up with your fish guide each day is a breeze.
Thousands of traveling sportsmen visit Argentina every year and why not- Argentina is safe, beautiful and offers the best wingshooting destinations in the world. For those who love their dove shooting, the Cordoba Province is the crème de la crème of dove shooting, as verified by hundreds of publications. It is here in the northern woods of Cordoba where Guayascate is located. Cordoba dove hunting is famous for a reason, so come stay in one of the most luxurious lodges that Trek offers and experience the amazing dove hunts firsthand.
The outfitter for Guayascate are brothers Alex and Zeke Hayes forming the reputable H&H Outfitters who along with Trek has offered the best dove shooting trips in Cordoba for over 25 years. Trek Safaris is proud to partner with H&H to promote this exciting new property that will revolutionize the upscale shooting market for many years to come. It is through their experiences of owning and operating four other deluxe lodges in Cordoba that inspired them to create this wonderful new masterpiece.
It is estimated that there are over 35 million eared dove in the Cordoba Province and climbing. Due to it’s rich agriculture and lack of natural predators, the dove here are actually a pest to the farmers and the general populace so hunters are a welcome sight to the region. It is doubtful you will ever encounter so many dove in a single moment, hour or day than what you will see here in the Piquillin trees where the eared dove roosts. In fact the property at Guayascate is actually full of these Piquillin roosts making drives to the fields a matter of minutes in most cases. Unless you request it, you will not shoot the same field twice. Hunting season is year round and we are offering three and four day hunts.
Guayascate is 18,000 square feet of pure luxury with ten expertly appointed rooms that allow group sizes to be small and intimate with single rooms or double up for as much fun as you wish. The exterior design of local Mora rock and Quebracho hardwoods, contrasts smartly with the magic of one of the best interior designers in Buenos Aires who left her touches of contemporary patterns of leather, tapestries and local artifacts throughout the lodge. With huge windows and doors framed in beautiful Quebracho, the sunlight is your friend in most areas of the lodge and highlights the cleanest of looks. So you just want to relax? Well the lodge features an infinity swimming pool with large fold out chairs, two spacious Jacuzzi’s (inside and outside), full spa with massage appointments, a library complete with contemporary readings and a custom espresso machine with international coffees. If you like to be inspired by culinary delights, the chef at Guayascate is one of Buenos Aires finest and will offer both local an international cuisine accompanied by the fine South America reds and whites in the lodge’s cellar. No matter weather you choose to be outside in one of the well-furnished verandas taking in the sunset, or inside on a cool day soaking up the warmth of the huge stone fireplace, Guayascate is the ultimate comfort.
The best way to reach Guayascate is to fly into Santiago, Chile and wait in transit for a flight across the Andes into Cordoba International Airport, where the staff from the lodge will meet the group and clear immigrations and customs before taking the 90 minute drive north to the lodge. Or, you can elect to fly from Buenos Aires, where you can take a flight into Cordoba from either the international airport (Ezeiza) or the domestic airport (Aeroparque) depending on when you arrive to B.A..
Being a recent empty nester has made travel very appealing, so I was thrilled when Larry asked if he and I could host this year’s couple’s trip to Argentina and it was an immediate “Of course”, from Milton and Cara. I work mostly behind the scenes now, but some...