Recent content by Patrick Darby

  1. Patrick Darby

    New guy in town

    Welcome to AH! I too will be taking my wife to visit Kuche Safaris in June of 2020. I did what others have already suggested and extended my safari to a full 7 days of hunting. I also added 3 full days in Cape Town to visit the vineyards, see the penguins, and go up to Table Mountain in an...
  2. Patrick Darby

    Remington 700 BDL Questions

    I appreciate all the input. These are all great points and certainly forces me to consider somethings I hadn't thought about. The 30-06 would be for my wife to shoot and serve as an additional option to shoot state side. I'll see what I can do to get the price down a few dollars.
  3. 1987 Remington 700 BDL Rifle

    1987 Remington 700 BDL Rifle

  4. Patrick Darby

    Remington 700 BDL Questions

    I am seeking some advice. I want to get a 30-06. I came across a 1987 Remington 700 BDL with a Leupold Vari-X II 3-9 for 700 USD. It's in great condition. I plan to take it to Africa and hunt PG along with my .300 Win Mag. I am cautious with all the Remington issuesI want to get some input from...
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    Greetings from Houston Texas & Heading to Africa

    It's official, I am going hunting in Africa! I was the high bidder at a charity auction for a trip with Kuche Safaris back in May of this year and it didn't take me long to find This site is a wealth of knowledge and has been extremely helpful, insightful, entertaining...