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Bongo Hunting Can Be A Wild Adventure

When my wife, Lanceine, went scurrying by with her .416 and a one-word message: “run,” I was slightly stunned, but when the guide was next with the same message, I followed post haste in the jungles of Cameroon.   It seemed they had closed to a very short range of a bongo and decided it wasn’t the one they were looking for. Continue reading Bongo Hunting Can Be A Wild Adventure

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Bongo in the Jungle

Intense heat and low visibility make this Cameroon bongo hunt a challenge!

Misty morning
Heading out in the morning mist.

It’s 9:00 am on the 12th day of my bongo hunt. The team of pygmy trackers, their dogs, my PH Guav Johnson, my outfitter and temporary cameraman Dean Stobbs and I have spent the past three hours tracking a bongo. We are Continue reading Bongo in the Jungle