20 years of bird hunting excellence in Argentina, outfitter Carlos Sanchez started one of the historic lodges of Argentina. The Parana River being out the back door, high volume dove roosts just down the road and the beautiful rolling hills of the uplands make for a dramatic back drop to an absolute top notch destination. The Parana Delta is home to 16 different duck species, the surrounding pastures are not only home to some of the world’s finest beef, but countless numbers of perdiz.
Los Ombues Lodge is one of the first 5-star bird hunting lodges in Argentina. With well thought out design that was tailor made for the hunter and traveling sports person. Located strategically too maximize the view while shortening the drives to the field. Los Ombues is a true three feathers lodge, Duck, Doves and Perdiz. .
Combination hunts running from May through August, and High - volume dove hunting done from October through April, Los Ombues offers a level of sophistication and game that set the bar high for a mixed bag operation.
The view from the gathering areas and dining areas is the vast Parana delta. Large windows allow for a never ending views in many cases you can watch the ducks work over the blinds you’ll be hunting the next day. Los Ombues is a haven for both the hunter and the hunted, the main living room is what we consider the epitome of what a duck lodge should be. Gourmet dining, luxurious accommodations and eye for the DETAILS as it pertains to the hunter. Is a one of the hall-marks that has kept Los Ombues as a top destination for so many years.
- Los Ombues Duck Hunting – Back Yard to 30-minute boat ride
- Los Ombues Dove Hunting - 5 min to 45-minute drive
- Los Ombues Perdiz Hunting - walking distance always
- Los Ombues is the ONLY Orvis Endorsed bird hunting lodge in Argentina
- 9 double-occupancy bedrooms; up to 18 hunters
- Locker Room for after the hunt and during your stay.
- Business center with long-distance, fax and satellite internet service
- Wi-Fi throughout the lodge
- Spa and gym
- Hot Tub and Pool
- Daily massage service available for extra fee.
- Driving range or Irons play course.
- Grass Fed Argentine Beef!
- FREE laundry service, Daily, allowing you to pack light!
Dove-only: October through April.
Mixed Bag : May through August. (Ducks, Doves, Perdiz)
Doves – The season runs year around with no limit, the dove hunting is phenominal, and you can easily shoot 1,000 birds a day. Los Ombues dove hunters average 3-4 cases per day, if you’re game enough you can shoot 5000 plus birds in a day.
Los Ombues dove hunting fields are found primarily along the Parana River. Depending on the time of year flight patterns change. Doves can be shot close enough to walk to the blind, October thru April, it’s 15 – 25 minute drives as the norm. During the winter months and mixed-bag season of May through August, drive times average 30 to 45 minutes
Ducks - Los Ombues with 45,000 acres of pristine waterfowl territory along the Parana River, ducks hunts are out of this world. With sound conservation and a moist soil management plan duck hunting at Los Ombues is consistent from year to year. Species include the Rosy Billed Pochard, the Yellow Billed Pintail, the Fulvous Whistling Duck, the Red Shoveller, the Southern Wigeon, the Blackheaded Duck, the Ring Teal, the White-Cheeked Pintail, the Silver teal, the Cinnamon Teal, the Speckled Teal, the White Faced Whistling duck and others. 20-minutes by boat to the blinds sometimes within walking distance of the lodge. Season for ducks runs from mid-May – Early August.
Perdiz – Are a walk up style hunt over quality bird dogs. Perdiz season runs with Duck season and is a wonderful accompaniment to your early Duck shoot. Expect 8 – 20 flushes per hunt. Perdiz tend to rise in groups rarely larger than 4, the norm for your perdiz rise would be 2. Which makes for the ideal flush.
Direct flights daily into Buenos Aires from most major US airports, upon arrival in BA, you can choose one of two ways to get to the lodge. Most guests opt for a 5-hour drive from BA to the lodge, this is a great way to see the country side and a little bit of the culture of Argentina.
The second option is to use the lodges own charter flight. They have bought their own plane and will fly you directly from BA into the lodge, for and extra charge of course.
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