Blue sheep or as the locals call them Bharal are indigenous to Pakistan, India, Nepal and China. The hunt takes place in the famed Shimshal Valley which currently has the largest concentration of Blue sheep in the world, they can be hunted in Pakistan at a maximum altitude of 14,000 ft but usually hunters shoot them at about 12,500 ft. the hunt can be combined with a Himalayan Ibex hunt. This medium-sized Wild sheep species is 115 to 165 cm (45 to 65 in) long along the head-and-body, with a tail of 10 to 20 cm (3.9 to 7.9 in). They stand 69 to 91 cm (27 to 36 in) high at the shoulder. Body mass can range from 35 to 75 kg (77 to 165 lb). Males are slightly larger than females. The short, dense coat is slate grey in colour, sometimes with a bluish sheen. The underparts and backs of the legs are white, while the chest and fronts of the legs are black. Separating the grey back and white belly is a charcoal colored stripe. The ears are small, and the bridge of the nose is dark. The horns are found in both sexes and are ridged on the upper surface. In males, they grow upwards, then turn sideways and curve backward, looking somewhat like an upside-down mustache. They may grow to a length of 80 cm (31 in).

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