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About hunting in North West
Known as the Platinum Province due to the numerous platinum mines found in the region. The topography ranges from the remnants of the dry Kalahari Desert in the west, rolling Highveld plateaus in the south to Bushveld in the east. Its best known tourist attractions are the Sun City Casino/Resort and the “Big 5” Pilanesberg National Park established in an extinct volcano. The landscape varies from rolling open grasslands with scattered Camelthorn trees to the Magaliesberg Mountains, creating a mixed bag of habitats offering one of the greatest cross-sections of hunting species available in one single province. Dangerous game may be hunted on some of the larger game ranches in the region, while a wide assortment of plains game is offered across the region. This includes Gemsbuck, Springbuck, Kudu, Warthog, Limpopo Bushbuck and Klipspringer. What makes this a favoured hunting area is that both Highveld and Lowveld species can be found in close proximity to one another saving the hunter valuable hunting time to travel between areas where necessary. Not all game species can survive in the same habitat due to altitude preferences which affects the different habitat types, grass and tree species. In order to overcome some of these adaptability issues ranchers supplementary feed their game with a variety of hay types and mineral blocks during the dry winter months. This makes for fantastic bow hunting opportunities and many of the ranches have permanently set up built blinds. Those that do offer bow hunting in many instances, only allow bow hunting and no rifle hunting on their properties. This is in order for bowhunters to achieve a better success rate. Dangerous game species like Buffalo, Black and White Rhino can be hunted in the province. Some of the specials, like Sable, Roan, Red Lechwe and Tsessebe thrive in this area. An assortment of colour variant species can also be found in the province, this includes, White, Yellow and Saddleback Blesbok, Black, Copper and White Springbuck, Golden and Red Gemsbuck, Black and White-flanked Impala and an assortment of Wildebeest, including Black, Blue, Golden and Kings Wildebeest. If you are after the small predators you can hunt, Aardwolf, Caracal, Bat-eared Foxes, Brown Hyena and Jackals. Threatened or Protected Species (TOPS) and CITES permits are required for some species even with an exemption permit. All the necessary documentation details will be provided by your Outfitter. Learn more about South African hunting regulations here.
2:1 Kalahari Plains Game Hunt South Africa
Because we hunt so many different areas and countries, every hunt is designed according to the client's needs and abilities and also which specific animal they want to hunt. Hunts range from traditional tracking methods, walk & stalk, glassing from mountains to waiting in a blind.
Trip duration: 5 - 21 days
Hunting season: 1 Jan 2020 31 Dec 2021
Super Saver Safari Package South Africa
PACKAGE INCLUDES 5 x FULL HUNTING DAYS 2 x TRAVEL DAYS 3 TROPHIES: 1 x Blue Wildebeest, 1 x Impala & 1 x Blesbok Come experience a safari in South Africa at a very affordable rate. Terms and conditions: availability limited to certain months, no exchange of species or days from this package, Limited availability of packages. We specialize in dangerous game hunts, as well as all South African plains game safaris and wing shooting. We will exceed all our client’s expectations and finish off their safari by already planning the next one! On many occasions, while hunting you will see an abundance of game as well as all the different types of fauna & flora in the area, giving our clients picture-perfect photo opportunities. Our concession areas make up a combined total of 380 000 acres. To accompany you on every hunt we take snacks and refreshments to keep you well hydrated and energized during your hunt. We have our own exclusive hunting concessions in South Africa in the North-west Province. We are fortunate as the area where we hunt offers our clients most of the species that are available throughout South Africa as it is a combination of bushveld, highveld and middelveld habitat systems. We tailor hunting packages to suit our client's safari needs, whether it involves Big 5 safaris, plains game hunts or bird hunts. We are dedicated to make your African Trophy Hunting Safari a memory of a lifetime.
Trip duration: 7 days
Hunting season: 1 Feb 2021 31 Mar 2022
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