A great Eland
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12-02-2012, 11:43 AM #1
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A great Eland
My good friend Gerhardo Steenekamp, owner of Elansbosch Safaris in the Limpopo, has sent me this picture of a 43 3/8 Eland.
It was shot by a spanish hunter, using a 9.3x62, and should rank in the top five.
12-02-2012, 12:58 PM #2
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Impressive!The best hunt are the one in your dreams, the next best are the one in your memories.
12-02-2012, 01:08 PM #3
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very niceJames Grage - New Mexico
Hold a steady Eye & Rifle...
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12-02-2012, 01:09 PM #4
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That's a nice eland! Brian
That is a big animal. Wonder what a big eland like that weights on the hoof?When I am not hunting, I am thinking about hunting....I think I'll go hunting.
12-02-2012, 07:50 PM #6
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That is a very nice eland. I hope I can get one in 2014.
12-02-2012, 09:54 PM #7
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Thanks for posting this.
This guy still had some room to grow if you can fathom that.
He still had brown shoulders (at least from this picture)
Congrats to the successful hunter.Practice whispering before you leave for Africa!
A Legend in my own mind!
12-02-2012, 11:34 PM #8
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what a whopper....
12-03-2012, 02:10 AM #9
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12-03-2012, 02:16 AM #10
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Great trophy..!PROELIO PROCUSI - Brothers need not always to have the same Mother.
12-03-2012, 03:53 AM #11
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WOW GREAT TROPHY !!
What an incredible eland! Congrats to the very fortunate hunter.
12-15-2012, 05:06 AM #13
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12-19-2012, 07:09 AM #14
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12-19-2012, 05:36 PM #15
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WOW, very nice.
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