conjunction with Iain MacGregor and hosted by him)
contact us for more information if you are
“Introduction to hunting in Africa” programme
has arisen as many shooters would love to go and
experience the adventure, but, naturally, are wary
of setting off unprepared.
we can give you the chance to prepare yourself to
make the most of this and your future trips.
by Professional Hunters at East London Airport and
transported to Lodge. Assignment of accommodation,
settling in, introduction to staff, introduction to
the planned programme, dinner, relaxation.
– Breakfast in Lodge overlooking the magnificent
Kibusi river gorge.
– Lecture – Rifle Safety - in the lodge, in
accommodation bungalows, in the vehicle and whilst
out hunting. Introduction to the rifles you will be
using. How telescopic sights work, the importance of
correct eye placement, shadow, mirage, wind etc.
- African animals. A breakdown of the animals on the
ranch, species identification, identification of
those you will be hunting, shot placement.
– Coffee and cake
– Practical work on the shooting range. 10 shots
each with the various rifles on the ranch assessing
which rifles suit which shooters and thus forming
suitable hunting groups. Control of the rifles,
operation of the bolt, loading and unloading,
shooting off sticks. Safety.
– Game drives through the ranch. Safety, species
identification, getting to know the property
– Drinks and nibbles
brings to an end the first of your exciting days on
a hunting ranch in South Africa.
3, 4 and 5:
– Light snack of coffee and rusks – the
traditional start to the African hunting day
– out with PH’s hunting the first of your quarry
– into lodge for breakfast of homemade sausage,
- back out hunting
until dark – hunting
drinks and nibbles
is only a very rough programme as, obviously, as the
animals are hunted, killed and taken back to the
larder, schedules will have to be altered to suit.
to East London, visiting the main hunting shop or,
possibly a huge taxidermy outfitter before checking
in at airport and off home after a wonderful week.
for this package;
£800:00 per hunter
animals are available eg. Warthog £50.00 or Blue
Wildebeest cow £150.00. The ranch however, supports
a fine variety of huntable species, costs for which
are available on application.
transfer between East London and the ranch
at the ranch (6 double bed en suite rooms)
– tea/coffee/soft drinks with meals
and local taxes
x 4 hunting vehicle
preparation of trophies
package does not include:
– available for hire at £6.00 per day
drinks – available at cash bar
to PH, trackers and house staff
shooting guests – very welcome - £85.00 per day