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About Dangerous Game hunting

It is easy to speak about “killing defenseless animals”, until you find yourself facing an animal that is far from defenseless. Predators, that often specialize in preying on humans, and big critters that may stomp you to death, raise your emotions to sky-high levels, and are a watershed between people who can keep a cool head in an emergency and those who can’t. How dangerous can dangerous hunting be, if you’re armed with a modern high-power rifle and typically accompanied by a PH or professional guide? If everything goes right, the risk is minimal; the problem is, things don’t always go as planned. One little mistake and the PH and you are both in mortal danger. The best-known representatives of “Dangerous Game” are the African “Big 5”: elephant, rhino, lion, leopard and buffalo. Recently there’s been a new “Dangerous 7” classification that also includes crocodile and hippo. Crocodiles are notorious man-killers, and hippo is not the big, kind giant from the zoo: when hunted on dry land, as it should be, it is remarkably agile and mean-tempered, not to mention hard to stop due to its sheer mass. However, you don’t have to go to Africa to find the game that will shoot back at you. A very dangerous quarry in the Northern Hemisphere is the brown bear. It is big, bigger than a lion, it is remarkably agile and intelligent, and it is a skilled and competent predator. Game like black bear, mountain lion, wolf and lynx should not be treated nonchalantly either. In the Southern Hemisphere, most notably Australia and Argentina, the water buffalo is a worthy match to the Cape buff, every bit as tough and bad-tempered as its African cousin. How to hunt dangerous game depends on the species. Ungulates such as Cape buffalo and elephant are usually hunted by a combination of tracking and stalking, while lion and leopard are in most cases hunted over bait. Ways of hunting brown bear depend on the area, and range from baiting to spot-and-stalk.

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2x1 Fall Bear Hunt 2021

2x1 Fall Bear Hunt 2021 Canada

Our spring bear hunts are very exciting with numerous sightings per day often in the double digits. Average harvest size between 6' to 7'. There is a high density and we take a limited number of hunters affording many opportunities including color phase bears. Bears will frequent the southern mountain slopes and newer logging cuts, feeding on the fresh grasses, clover and dandelions in the spring. We know where the good berry patches are and can put you on some great bears in the Fall as well. We are also lobbying to return the grizzly hunt in BC. 2nd bear = $2000 Note: $1000 payable upon hunting 2nd bear and is applied towards trophy fee if successful. Includes fishing and wolf hunting.

Trip duration: 6 days

Hunting season: 15 Aug 2021 15 Oct 2021

Package price $3,500 for 6 days, 1 hunter
8 Day - Deluxe Buffalo Hunt Package

8 Day - Deluxe Buffalo Hunt Package South Africa

DELUXE BUFFALO HUNT PACKAGE INCLUDES DURATION: 8 days - 7 x nights luxury tented accommodation, 6 x full hunting days, 1 x arrival day and 1 x departure day TROPHY FEE: 1 x Buffalo Bull up to 40" HUNTER: 1 x Hunter guided by 1 x Professional Hunter NON-HUNTERS: 1 x Observer FREE: Helicopter flight over the hunting area OPTIONAL: 1 x night's fly camping, a "True African Bush Experience" We guarantee an unforgettable hunting safari on 17 000 acres of pure African bush. The hunting package is customized to the preferences of the hunter, whether it is by bow or rifle, on foot or from a vehicle. Apart from Buffalo, We also offer trophy Kudu, Impala, Waterbuck, Gemsbuck and Sable. The exclusivity of one hunter only at any given time is guaranteed. A qualified professional hunter and tracker will be provided. Experienced skinners and administrative personnel will provide further support with the trophies. ADDITIONAL DAYS: May be booked at the standard rate of $ 450 per hunter and $ 180 per Observer. BOOKINGS: We prefer Sunday to Sunday bookings as we do not allow hunting on Sundays. Sundays can be taken as rest days at Observer rates ($180 per person) or alternatively we can arrange a sightseeing or game viewing trip for you to Pilanesberg National Park (a "Big 5" game reserve) and/or Sun City Casino and Resort or other venues of your choice at your cost.

Trip duration: 8 days

Hunting season: 1 Jan 2021 31 Dec 2021

Price from $8,900 for 8 days, 1 hunter, 1 guest
Buffalo Special

Buffalo Special South Africa

BUFFALO SPECIAL EURO 9 500 Male Trophy 6 Nights, 7 Days all inclusive 1 x Hunter

Trip duration: 7 days

Hunting season: 4 Dec 2019 4 Dec 2021

Package price $11,279 for 7 days, 1 hunter, 1 guest
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