Red deer-CERVUS ELAPHUS L. /1.09-31.01/
The red deer is a symbol of the Bulgarian hunting management. Because of the rich natural biotope and the good management, there are particularly strong populations with very good trophy qualities.
In Bulgaria the red deer is hunted walking and from high seat. In many Hunting Areas red deer trophies over 9-10kg can be gained. Hunting Areas located in Northeast Bulgaria offer capital trophies over 12- 14kg. The red deer in the mountainous areas in Rhodope Mountain, Vitosha, and Old Mountain have weight between 7-9kg.