Category Archives: Guns & Hunting

Enjoy exciting hunting stories told by SCI members and read about the latest guns and gear they’re using in the bush.

SCI Members Document Successful Hunts

SCI Members are recording their successful hunts from all over the globe with the help of the SCI Online Record Book. As a result they are documenting their hunting heritage to pass down to their heirs while adding important information to the most comprehensive Record Book in the world with over 180,000 Record Book entries and over 800 species categories.

Here are a few of the successes SCI Members have entered into the SCI Record Book.



Auction Hunt – A Long Wait Ended

Have you ever had a long-standing desire to turn dream into reality only you do not really know the path to get there?  This is one member’s story. 

I joined Safari Club International ten years ago, eventually becoming a Life member.  I came to understand everything that SCI has to offer, and most importantly, how the organization supports our Continue reading Auction Hunt – A Long Wait Ended

Wyoming Hunters Asked To Help With Brucellosis Monitoring

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department continues monitoring brucellosis in Wyoming’s elk and bison and is asking hunters once again to help. Brucellosis is an infectious disease of elk and bison. In Wyoming, elk in Teton, Sublette, Park, Northern Lincoln and Big Horn counties, and bison from the Jackson and Yellowstone herds, are infected with brucellosis at varying levels. Continue reading Wyoming Hunters Asked To Help With Brucellosis Monitoring

Sport On The Blue Nile – An Armchair Safari with Isaac Johnson

Johnson, more than 115 years ago, set off on an African big game hunt through the Sudan. He trekked along the banks of the River Dinder (a place where many great elephant hunters took their great tuskers). Although his most famous quote is about discovering a lion right next to him (“To say that the pulsations of my heart at this moment were normal, would be described as a falsehood. But I lay perfectly still and contemplated the magnificent creature lying there beside me in all quiet dignity of leonine repose.”), he spent much time hunting elephant. And that is what his little known, but highly rated by those lucky enough to have obtained a copy, book is known for. Continue reading Sport On The Blue Nile – An Armchair Safari with Isaac Johnson