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We promise you the finest trophy hunting experience imaginable.

Manuka Point was established in 1863 with the first release of red stag in New Zealand. Join the 100+ years of hunting history at one of the most exclusive red stag hunting grounds in New Zealand.

Hunt in the Tracks of Trophy Legends

Serious hunting demands a serious outfitter. Don Patterson owner, outfitter and Professional Hunter of Manuka Point Lodge, rests his reputation on the words; Integrity; Professionalism; Reliability and Consistency.

First for Red Stags in New Zealand

A mature New Zealand Red stag deer will stand about four feet high at the shoulder and may weigh up to a whopping 600 lb live weight.

Manuka Point Lodge
Your Home Away From Home

Manuka Point Lodge has all modern facilities expected in a luxury safari lodge, lacking nothing despite the fact it is located in wilderness and surrounded by rivers, serrated alpine peaks; lower slopes clothed in primeval forest and Manuka brush.

New Zealand Scenic Flights

Out & About – With Ben Patterson. Ben and his bush plane are on call at short notice. Scenic flight to Mt Cook National Park, Milford Sound, Queenstown… Flights depart from Manuka Point’s private airfield!
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“I know of no other trip that is as predictably sporting, wholesome, ethical and exciting.”

Donald C Butts

“I didn’t know places such as this existed in the world anymore.”

Major General Oliver L. Peacock

New Zealand Red Stag Hunt and New Zealand Alpine Hunting

Big Country: Big Trophies. Manuka Point Lodge is unique. A New Zealand hunting property consisting of some 25,000+ acres of trophy hunting paradise. A big game bastion where you may seek world class trophies, in a spectacular authentic hunting environment marinated with New Zealand hunting history.

Hunting is what we do, offering both New Zealand deer hunting and New Zealand alpine hunting, steeped in tradition and scrupulously fair chase ethics.

Pristine mountain meadows, abundant trophy species, luxurious lodge accommodation, skilled professional hunting guides, and warm hospitality all combine to create classic stalking experiences unsurpassed in New Zealand deer hunting and New Zealand alpine hunting circles.

Serious hunting demands a serious outfitter. Don Patterson owner, outfitter and Professional Hunter of Manuka Point Lodge, rests his reputation on the words; Integrity; Professionalism; Reliability and Consistency.

Manuka Point footage was filmed/edited by KS Visions and Stealth Films

Non-Hunter Activities

Experience New Zealand activities which are literally ‘at your doorstep’ and the Patterson Team are here to assist you all the way and arrange everything and anything that you may wish to experience.

Phoot of Manuka Point Lodge Luxury Hunting Lodge
Don Patterson, Hunting Outfitter Manuka Point Lodge

Don Patterson

Professional Hunter (Owner)

“While here in New Zealand I promise you the very best trophy hunting experience imaginable.”
Don W.C. Patterson

US Freephone: 1 855 750 0845
NZ Telephone +64 3 318 5878

Associations that we are proud to belong to:

Safari Club International
International Professional Hunters Association
Professional Hunting Guides
Dallas Safari Club