County Deer Stalking is the leading provider of Deer Stalking in the South of England and National provider of Deer Stalking Training, through delivery of the 'Proficient Deer Stalker Level 1 Certificate' (PDS1), a course that is accredited and approved by both the UK's leading land-based awarding bodies; LANTRA and UK Rural Skills.
Above; The nationally recognised 'Proficient Deer Stalker Certificate' (PDS1). Follow this link to find out more: proficient-stalker)
Accompanied deer stalking & training is carried out by experienced and qualified deer stalkers, all of whom are highly accomplished, full time professional deer managers, AV's for the PDS1 and AW's for deer management qualifications.
We provide deer stalking outings for all six of the UK’s deer species, Red, Sika, Fallow, Roe, Muntjac & CWD, on picturesque estates, in East Sussex, Surrey, West Sussex, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Kent, Dorset, Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire & Cambridgeshire all within one hour of London. We cater for all levels of experience ranging from beginners to more accomplished deer stalkers and foreign visitors: See outings for more information.
As well as offering first class deer stalking, our other main focus, is delivering deer stalker training through the delivery of the ‘Proficient Deer Stalker’ course Level 1 & 2 which bring a unique level of practical training to those who wish to develop their skills and become proficient deer hunters: proficient-stalker
We are delighted to offer free advice to all of our clients in relation to all deer stalking related matters, ranging from the best equipment to buy, to how to successfully apply for a Firearms Certificate.
County Deer Stalking was originally formed by Peter Jones, who is one of the UK's most familiar faces in deer stalking. A full time Professional Deer Stalker and former Police Detective in the Metropolitan Police. Peter has been hunting and stalking a variety of game throughout the UK, Europe and Africa for the last 25 years and possesses the nationally recognised Deer Management Qualifications; PDS1 & PDS2, DSC1 & DSC2. Peter is also a DMQ Approved Witness for the British Deer Society and lead instructor at County Deer Stalking.
(Left: Peter Jones)
During his career in the Police, Peter served within the CID on various London Crime Squads, and was awarded a 'Commendation for Bravery & Professionalism' for his handling of an armed incident, before retiring from the Police Force with an 'Exemplary Service Certificate'. In addition to managing the deer on our portfolio of estates and acting as a guide to our clients, Peter is Editor of ‘County Deer Stalking Online Magazine’ and writes regular articles and reviews about all things deer stalking. Peter also stars in many of our hugely popular Youtube films,