SOUTH AFRICA: Huntershill Safaris 2013 What A Time!!

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  1. Wheels

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    Bob, great hunt. Thanks for the report and pics. Massive steenbok. Congratulations.
     
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    great to see you and debs had a fantastic time and got some very nice trophies. :beer:
     
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    Looks like you two had a great time! Love the Eland and steenbucks!
     
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    Vaals everywhere???? I must go. And did you see those Steenbok? Whew!
     
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    Wow, you had a awesome hunt, the trophy quality was incredible! Deb's steenbok was HUGE and so was yours. What a eland!!! Deb got a super nice impala and kudu. And you know you wanted that warthog (lol)!
     
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    Well done Bob, thought i recognised you , I was sat opposite you at huntershill in the lodge ,i was only there for one day and night to try for gemsbok, managed one of 36 inch,glad you had agreat hunt all the best graeme
     
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    Bob, Some great trophies and very fond of the African Porcupine which always makes a spectacular addition to a trophy room. Also it always makes me happy to see members wearing their AH cap on their hunting safari!
     
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    Loved your story and pics Bob. Congrats to you both on a great hunt. Don't blame you on the eland.....they eluded me for 8 days.
     
  9. Bobpuckett

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    Yeah :ssst:Don't tell Deb.
     
  10. Bobpuckett

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    Wow wish you could have been there longer would have liked to got to know you better also got to meet one of our members there that was going through the PH course, Patrick hope to run in to you guys again. :beer:
     
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    Thanks Jerome and as far as the hats wouldn't think of going without them! Best Good luck charm we ever had Heck look at the trophies we got.:D
     
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    +1! After my Mozambique trip, mine became my "good luck charm"!!!....Hey, "if it aint broke, don't fix it"
     
  13. Bobpuckett

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    Here's one I thought you might enjoy. A clip of Deb a little nervous but shooting a Big Bore for the first time, 458 Win Mag.

     
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    How close was she to the target?
     
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    The target a small red brick was about 40 yards away. when the 450gr solid brass bullet hit it, it turned to a small cloud of red dust.:rock:
     
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    You are a lucky guy Bob, you do know, you are going to have make an addition to the house now.
     
  17. Bobpuckett

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    Yes and another gun safe as well if this keeps up. :laughing: Oh I didn't mention of the 13 animals taken the little sow that I took I have her tusk with me there going to be a pair of cork screw and bottle openers for the bar. with the others 4 will be full body mounts and 8 will be shoulder mounts.:D
     
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    An incredible hunt, a great partner to share it with. What could be better. I am happy for you both.
     
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    Very happy for you and Deb. What a fantastic hunt, going to be a nice taxidermy bill but oh well, it's worth it. I hope these memories stay with you for a long time brother. Congrats to the both of you.
     
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    I want to try this for an excuse when I see something big. :)

    Nice pig..
     

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