RONDA IBEX

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION

Order: Artiodactyla
Suborder: Rumiants
Family: Bovidae
Genus: Capra
Specie: Capra Pyrenaica
Subspecie:Capra Pyrenaica Hispanica
Body height:1,96 – 2,78 ft.  60 – 85 cm.
Weight: 110 – 132 lbs. 50 – 60 kgs

HUNT METHOD

Hunting is done by stalking in Government game reserves.

HUNT SEASON

October to May. The best is the rutting (from November to December) and spring (from March to May) season.

HUNTING CHARACTERISTICS

The Ronda male’s horns are shorter and grow straight, with their end having a sheep form.

HUNTING METHOD

Hunting is done by stalking in Government  game reserves.

HUNTING SEASON

October to May. The best is the rutting (from November to December) and spring (from March to May) season. The hunting area is at least 4 hours from Alicante airport and 5 hours from Madrid airport.

GEOGRAPHIC RANGE

South Spanish mountains. The Ronda Ibex is hunted in Antequera, Zona Costera and Sierra de las Pedrizas, in Andalucia province. The hunting area is at least 4 hours from Alicante airport and 5 hours from Madrid airport.

HABITAT

Rocky mountains between 2.952 – 6.560 ft – 1.000-2.500 m.

CHARACTERISTICS

The Ronda male’s horns are shorter and grow straight, with their end having a sheep form.