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The Family That Hunts Together….


A huge old baobab tree provides a perch for the whole family.

As parents and grandparents, one of our collective responsibilities is to leave a legacy of passion for the outdoors, hunting Continue reading The Family That Hunts Together….

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Flashback Friday – Believe It!


Editor’s Note: On Friday we reach back into the Safari archives and dust off a gem from the past. This time we join Wayne Van Zwoll on a kudu hunt in Blaauwkrantz in South Africa, where thorns, thick brush, and elusive game make for a challenging hunt. This article first appeared in the November/December 2009 issue of Safari Magazine. Continue reading Flashback Friday – Believe It!

Grey Ghost of the Savannah


The luxurious accommodations of the Imbassa Lodge.
The luxurious accommodations of the Imbassa Lodge.

My wife and I just returned from our first trip to Africa. We were on a bowhunt with Hunt The Sun Safari at the Imbasa lodge just outside of Kimberley, South Africa. My PH, Evert, and tracker, Paul, went out of their ways to make my bowhunting experience one that I will remember for a long time to come. Continue reading Grey Ghost of the Savannah

SCI’s Top Southern Greater Kudu


Southern greater kudu range
Southern greater kudu range.

Tragelaphus strepsiceros strepsiceros

DESCRIPTION: This subspecies is the largest and darkest (grayest) in color and has the longest horns. There are 9 to 12 vertical stripes on each side.

DISTRIBUTION: Southern Angola, Zambia, southeastern Continue reading SCI’s Top Southern Greater Kudu