Tag Archives: Professional Hunters

Professional Hunter Spotlight – Chris McKinnon – Bonnet Plume Outfitters

Chris loved the outdoors and hunting from his earliest memories. Mentored by his family, he began hunting and by age 16 was working at outfitting camps and at age18 began guiding.   He considered other careers but had an epiphany when he realized he could make a living doing what he loved, so he decided to pursue a career as a professional hunter.  He has been in the guiding business for 27 years and outfitting for 24 years. Continue reading Professional Hunter Spotlight – Chris McKinnon – Bonnet Plume Outfitters


PH Spotlight – Graham Williams

Graham Williams tagged along when his friend, Colin, booked a dangerous game hunt for banteng and buffalo and a chain of events producing unintended consequences began. His first shots stopped a wounded banteng at eight yards that was charging Colin. “The bull almost cartwheeled over and the dust, the nerves, excitement and adrenaline I still recall today,” said Williams.  “I was now hooked on big game hunting and big rifles.” Continue reading PH Spotlight – Graham Williams

PH Spotlight – John Sharp

John lives up to the all the legends of the African big game hunter. In 1978, soon after John got his Lerner Professional Hunter’s License, independence came to Zimbabwe. He decided to return to Cape Town and while awaiting the actions of the new government, he bought the Hard Rock Café which he operated for three years.  In 1982, John sold the Café and returned to Zimbabwe. He passed the test, received his PH license and began his hunting career. Continue reading PH Spotlight – John Sharp

PH Spotlight – Karl Goodhand Goodhand Outback Experience

Karl Goodhand is a passionate hunter who lives and breathes hunting. He was born in Australia and has lived his entire life in the areas he hunts.  He began hunting at an early age, then began guiding friends and family. His love of the hunt combined with his skills progressed into a career as a professional hunter. Continue reading PH Spotlight – Karl Goodhand Goodhand Outback Experience