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Unread 09-25-2012, 04:23 PM
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Africa Safari 2012

So I just got back from hunting Africa with my dad. Originally I was supposed to take my own rifle but ended up just renting one from the PH because our paper work was rejected in Africa. All the animals we hunted were plains game animals so we took every one of them with a 3006 Springfield. We had a really good time and it was an awesome experience. My dad shot 6 Animals and I shot 2. Here are a few pictures of the trip. All in all everything was amazing excluding the 16hr flight from Atlanta. Enjoy the pictures guys...


















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    Re: Africa Safari 2012

    Wow trip of a lifetime with pics great. What bullet did you use? What was the longest shot?
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    Wow trip of a lifetime with pics great. What bullet did you use? What was the longest shot?
    It sure was! I recommend Numzaan Safaris for anyone who is looking into going. Tonie Du Bruyn the PH is too cool. The PH said they were hand loaded Scirocco swift A frames. The furthest was the blesbok about 250 yards. All the animals either dropped right there or ran 10 yards or so. Excluding the big Eland that ran about 100 yards but 1 shot was all it took.
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    Unread 09-25-2012, 06:07 PM
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    Re: Africa Safari 2012

    That is awesome! Love the hog.....makes me want to take a plains game safari
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    Gotta love the warthogs, but the eland pictures shows the size well. Not all eland pictures convey that. Good times-thanks.
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    Yes the warthog is my fiance's favorite Lol. We had a great time even though we just hunted plains game animals it was worth it.
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    Re: Africa Safari 2012

    Lovely pictures and a great hunt. Thanks for sharing them.
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