SOUTH AFRICA: BOWHUNT: Falcon Safaris Bowhunt

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  1. davidhein

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    Hi guys,

    Last year my bowhunting buddy and I went off to Falcon Safaris in the Thabazimbi district to get out of the city and spend a few days bowhunting.

    After passing up numerous animals on the first day I took this warthog boar on the second day. He was my first warthog and I took him at 26metres.
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    During the week I also took two good impala rams.
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    And then I was also very lucky and priviledged to get a shot opportunity on a beautiful, old bushbuck ram which I just could not pass up.
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    There really is nothing like spending time in the bush with your friends and family and my friend was truly lucky and got a wonderful opportunity to take a kudu bull and he took it and made a wonderful shot!
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    He also shot two impala and a vervet monkey, and his girlfriend was converted and was even willing to shoot an impala!

    It was an awesome week and I would like to thank everyone that made it possible for us.
    I hope you guys will enjoy.

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  2. enysse

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    Nice pictures....some really nice animals too!
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    Wow! I would smile too after a week like that. Nice!
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    Congratulations. That is some good fortune to have that nice Bushbuck wander by.

    Nice animals. A very nice week off in the bush.
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    Well done David and thanks for sharing!
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    Congrats and well done with some great animals.
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    Congrats, that was a nice way to spend a week !
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    Congrat's. Great animals! It's nice to see the next generation out doing what we all love!
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    Congratulations David! Beautiful bushbuck! Nice pics Brian
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    Thank you for all the replies guys! Really appreciated.


    Thanks Buff-Buster. Its been passed on from my grandfather and I will do the same for my children and grandchildren one day
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    What a fantastic collection David! Well done!
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    Hello and welcome! Concrats with nice trophies! Not bad for a little trip out of the city.... :biggrin2:
    Really nice impalas, but your bushbuck really make me jalous...
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    congrats and welcome to teh forum.
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    Thank you again for all the replies guys. Really appreciate it
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    Congratulations David! You and your friend took some fine trophies did his girl friend get a shot? Thanks for sharing.
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    Congrats!! Really nice impalas, and bushbuck!!

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