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Join us as we pursue Nyala,Waterbuck, Impala and many more species in an action packed Highlights reel hunt of South Africa! We hope you enjoy the hunt - like & subscribe and let us know  what you would like to see next in the comments section!

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Our Limpopo hunt just keeps getting better!

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Part II: Opportunities

With a beautiful Sable down (read Part I for the full story) and with it our priority species taken care of we begin to enjoy our hunt together even more. Taking what Africa gives you is once again the order of the day and on this jewel of a concession in the Great Limpopo valley the potential for something extraordinary is around every corner.

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The Hunt is on in the Eastern Cape!

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  "I think I only want to hunt 4 or 5 animals” - famous last words.  

The rural, under developed and diverse Eastern Cape offers the true hunter the opportunity to pursue a diversity of species in genuine hunter's spirit. Without knowledge of what may lie in the next valley, venture into the mystery of the Eastern Cape. Only genuine hunters succeed here as pursuit of the unknown and unknowable requires patience, perseverance, skill and a willingness to full heartedly trust your professional hunter who guides you into seizing what has presented itself on a particular day. Nowhere else is such a high diversity of huntable species on offer and accompanying hunting techniques tested.

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Hunting the Limpopo - Part I - Sable

 


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The rains were poor last season and the concession dry. Game was concentrated around what little water remained. We were a particularly picky hunting party – myself, as professional hunter, and guests alike. This was, after all, not my guests first time on an African safari and we were most certainly in an area that can offer something special. Our approach was simple: take the exceptional that Africa gives you – especially if it’s a species we haven’t hunted together before, like the Sable Antelope.

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The Western Cape Experience

"The Western Cape - where I rediscover good hunting" - Basie Maartens

logoimageedit 2 9012790076Between the blue mountains of the Cederberg a mere stone’s throw from Cape Town lies a unique opportunity to experience an African hunt like no other. Here between some of the finest wine producing vineyards is a wide-ranging concession of meticulously conserved mountain fynbos that has been maturing like finest red in your cellar. Let's uncork it together.

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