The long awaited opening day in the La Mancha region of Spain and a reminder, if one is needed, why we make the annual trip to La Cuesta to welcome in the new season.
Cobalt blue skies and a faint breeze to add sparkle to the strong Iberian partridges which are presented in high swirling packs to test the best.
At the Finca, the regular staff have been joined by the charming Montse Luna who speaks fluent English and is a welcome addition to the team.
After 5 years of discussion, negotiation and planning, construction of the new runway at La Cuesta is well underway and the aim is to have work completed next summer in time to welcome the first guests on the 31st September 2019.
Travelling abroad with sporting firearms may become more complicated after 31st March 2019, if a Brexit deal is not agreed. The U.K Government have released the following advice https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/travelling-with-a-european-firearms-pass-if-theres-no-brexit-deal/travelling-with-a-european-firearms-pass-if-theres-no-brexit-deal
We will ensure that you have up to date information following the March deadline. In the meantime if you are keen to shoot in Spain this season please let us know.