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LION HUNT ZIMBABWE, JIMBA SAFARI'S
This is a discussion on LION HUNT ZIMBABWE, JIMBA SAFARI'S within the Zimbabwe Hunting Reports forums, part of the Hunting Reports & Questions About Outfitters/PHs category; JUST GOT BACK from a great Lion hunt Safari in Zimbabwe with Jimba Safari's! This is the Second safari with ...
LION HUNT ZIMBABWE, JIMBA SAFARI'S
JUST GOT BACK from a great Lion hunt Safari in Zimbabwe with Jimba Safari's! This is the Second safari with this outfit and PH Wayne Dietrichsen.
We hunted near Hwange national park. We had been tracking a pride of lions, around 15 or so and on the 4th day, early in the a.m. this HUGE lion was with the pride. I shot .416 remington magnum and my son followed up with a 7mm. Down he went. As we approached these huge lionesses were in the bushes about 20 yards away growling like crazy at us. The PH shot in the air and they scattered. This was a fantastic hunt! We also shot, kudu, sable and a 14 ft croc in sijiaria camp at lake kariba. We caught tiger fish and had a blast!DSC02185.jpg
08-21-2012, 08:53 PM #2
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Congrats Dan, that is a great cat!The journey is the reward.
08-21-2012, 10:41 PM #3
Fantastic! Thanks for posting that picture and report. Please share more pictures!
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08-22-2012, 02:05 AM #4
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Thats an awesome cat! Well done to you!
Sounds like you had a great hunt.
08-22-2012, 06:01 AM #5
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Great looking cat, can't wait to see more pictures. Congrats!!!!!Brian
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08-22-2012, 06:07 AM #6
08-22-2012, 10:09 AM #7
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Congrats, a great cat. Thanks for sharing !
08-22-2012, 10:23 AM #8
08-24-2012, 12:20 PM #9
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