1. M

    Greater Kudu - Yearly Horn Growth By Age

    I have no idea what Greater Kudu yearly horn growth is by age but below is my guess. Hopefully, someone that knows will come along and post what it really is on average. 0” 9+yr 1” 8-9yr 3” 7-8yr 5” 6-7yr 8” 5-6yr
  2. J

    Looking for an Outfitter for a larger, unique Safari

    Morning Gentlemen! I went on my first safari in Namibia in the Summer of '22. I cannot wait to go back! I am a member of a Christian organization, and have been asked to inquire about a potential religious retreat/safari combo for around 13 guys (including a priest). We would be looking at a...
  3. M

    Silencer for 7x64mm CZ Rifle

    Happy New Year! I own a CZ 7x64mm hunting rifle and want to add a silencer. As a novice, I'm unsure about thread types and silencer features. Any tips on choosing the right silencer for hunting in Namibia and where to thread the barrel would be appreciated. Thanks!
  4. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Waterberg Plateau National Park Namibia - Trophy Eland & Giraffe Hunt (End-of-year)

    Hi everyone! We are selling end-of-year plainsgame hunts in Waterberg Plateau National Park. Plainsgame hunt (minimum of 7 hunting days): Day rate: USD 350 (excl 15% VAT) per day Giraffe trophy fee: USD 1500 if shot or wounded Eland trophy fee: USD 1500 if shot or wounded More information...
  5. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Namibia End-of-year Kaokoland Trophy Leopard Hunt

    We have one end-of-year leopard hunt in our concession hunting area in Kaokoland. All of our concessions combined stretches over more than 2.5 million acres of unfenced hunting land.. The cost of a leopard hunt is as follow: Kaokoland leopard hunt 2023 (minimum of 14 hunting days) Day rate: USD...
  6. Philip Glass

    NAMIBIA: Hunting Namibia With Frontier Safaris

    Hunting Namibia with Frontier Safaris I departed June 6th along with my wife and four other couples for Namibia. We were all booked in to hunt 10 Days with Frontier Safaris on their 130,000 acre Daweb Sud game farm in southern Namibia near Keetmanshoop. It was a very attractive package that the...
  7. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Bwabwata West National Park NAMIBIA - End Of Quota Sale

    Hello all, we would like to offer you some great packages on our last quota for 2023. The hunts will take place in our Bwabwata West hunting concession. We have limited quota left, and prices are valid for 2023 only. The hunting season ends on 30th November. Bwabwata West is regarded by many...
  8. Greffdog

    New Joiner Living in Kuwait

    Hi All, Just joined to do some research about a first hunting Safari hopefully in June this year or March next year. I'm from Wyoming but currently live in Kuwait as an expat. Not much hunting or outdoor activity to do here so plenty of time to research my next hunt. My wife and I spent a week...
  9. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Kaokoland Leopard Hunt Namibia End Of Year Special

    LEOPARD HUNT NAMIBIA - End-of-year special deal We have one end-of-year leopard hunt in our concession area in Kaokoland. All of our concessions stretch over more than 1.5 million acres of unfenced hunting land. Cost for a leopard hunt is as below: Kaokoland leopard (minimum of 14 hunting...
  10. WMU05

    NAMIBIA: African Dreams Come True At Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Prologue There’s a risk when you build something into a masterpiece in your head that it doesn’t live up to expectations. And for this trip, I’d done a lot of building. Somewhere around my 35th birthday I decided I was going to hunt in Africa when I turned 40. I’m not exactly sure where the...
  11. Philip Glass

    Selecting A Safari Outfitter

    Here is my latest video with some thoughts to consider as you select an outfitter and plan a safari. This is directed towards a typical plains game safari that you would find in South Africa or Namibia.

    Namibia Game Management Hunt & Conservation Initiative

    Dear Hunting friends, we invite you to join us on the following management hunt available for the end of the season. Join us to be part of our next conservation efforts- The Profits received from this hunt will go towards the relocation of 2 Elephants into our Khomas Hochland Conservacy...
  13. Younggun6632

    NAMIBIA: First Timer & Seasoned Vet With Kowas Adventure Safaris

    In a word . . . Incredible brand new member and son of long time member, K-man. I had the privilege to accompany my dad on his 8th African safari and my first to Kowas Adventure Safaris. This hunt story began in Feb 2022 when the hunt was won at auction at the Oklahoma Chapter DSC Event. Since...
  14. P

    Help Leopard Age

    I wasn't sure which thread to put this in, please move if need be. I am filling out my import permit for my Leopard and I do not quite know what t put for age of the animal. Please see the photo from my paperwork from my outfitter. I of course dropped him a line, but would like to get his...
  15. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    10% Discount For Members on all Plainsgame Hunting Packages

    Dear FRIENDS, Kowas Adventure Safaris will be offering 10% DISCOUNT on on all PLAINSGAME PACKAGES for MEMBERS for safaris at KOWAS CONCESSION for the year 2022 & 2023. We have a variety of PLAINSGAME PACKAGES to choose from on our website at
  16. Philip Glass

    Qatar Resumes Namibia Flights

    Qatar Airlines will resume flights to Windhoek in June. They will start with 3 days a week and then add more in time. I am hoping to take this route next year. Have you flown Qatar to Namibia?
  17. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Hippo & Croc Combo Hunt Namibia 2022

    Hippo & Crocodile Combo Hunt in Namibia for 2022 - Area: Bwabwata National Park (Mahango Core Area) - Period: 2022 (best period will be August to November) - Outfitter: Kowas Adventure Safaris - PH: Jacques Strauss Package Details & Pricing - 10 Day Safari (arrival day, 8x hunting days...
  18. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    End Of Year Leopard Hunt Special Kaokoland Namibia

    We have one end-of-year leopard hunt in our concession area in Kaokoland. All of our concessions stretches over more than 1.5 million acres of unfenced hunting land. Cost for leopard hunt as below: Kaokoland leopard (minimum of 10 hunting days): Day rate: USD 650 (excl 15% VAT) per day Leopard...
  19. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Buffalo Cancellation Hunt Namibia Waterberg Plateau Park Discounted Price

    Buffalo Cancellation Hunt Namibia Waterberg Plateau Park Waterberg Plateau Park is situated in Namibia. You will find some of Africa's biggest buffalo in this area. We recently had a cancellation for this year, and therefore selling a tag at a discounted price. THIS HUNT CAN ONLY TAKE PLACE IN...
  20. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Trophy Hippo & Lechwe Hunt Namibia Caprivi 2021

    CAPRIVI PACKAGE HUNT - NAMIBIA 2021 Hunt includes the following: - Day rate for 5 hunting days - Trophy lechwe - Trophy hippo - Government taxes on daily rate TOTAL COST OF HUNT: USD 12,450 This package is only valid for the 2021 hunting season. Hunt to take place in Caprivi, Namibia...
  21. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Caprivi Hunt Package Namibia

    Trophy hippo and trophy lechwe package (minimum of 5 hunting days) Day rate: USD 420 (excl 15% VAT) per day Trophy hippo: USD 7500 if shot or wounded Trophy lechwe: USD 4950 if shot or wounded TOTAL PACKAGE COST= USD 14,865 (Includes: Trophy cost for lechwe and hippo, daily rate for 5 hunting...
  22. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    We Finally Got The Phantom Buffalo Bull!

    Several different clients and PH's pursued The Phantom throughout 2021. We started spotting him on a trail camera back in May. With some bad luck combined with his elusive behaviour he always seemed to slip away. The sound of buffalo running and breaking branches had become way to familiar over...
  23. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Waterberg Plateau Park Cancellation Hunt Namibia 2020

    One buffalo tag became available for 2020, due to a client having a medical emergency. This hunt will take place in Waterberg Plateau Park in Namibia. It is about a 3 hour drive from Windhoek, the capital of Namibia. Cost of hunt is as follow (minimum of 10 hunting days): Day rate: USD 950...

    The Namibia Experience with Khomas Highland Hunting Safaris

    The Namibia experience is like no other. It may be the people around the campfire. The landscape. The Professional Hunter and the tracker who were strangers and became your friends. Or it may be the game and the sheer variety on offer. It’s the feeling you’re left with to return again. Welcome...
  25. Chris M.

    NAMIBIA: Etosha View Hunting Review 2018 & 2019

    With the recent 2020 SCI-sponsored, Calgary International Hunting Expo and with my son and I leaving for two weeks of hunting in South Africa in two days time, hunting in Africa is foremost on my mind. Before the new adventures begin, however, I thought it would be prudent to look back on...
  26. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Namibia Hunt Specials For 2020

    Dear Members You now have the ability to book your once in a lifetime safari in Namibia with Kowas Adventure Safaris! Below is the 2020 SPECIALS we have available! The hunts will take place at the Kowas Concession: - 400 000 acres - Free Range - Luxury Accommodation - Highly qualified...
  27. Powdermaker

    NAMIBIA: A family Vacation With Shona Hunting Safaris

    Namibia Dates: August 6th -21st, 2019 Hunt Area: NW Namibia, West of the town of Outjo. Safari Operator: Johann Veldsman, Shona Hunting Adventures. PH: Johann Veldsman Assistant PH: Jonas – Master Hunter designation Booking Agent: Elaine Ness-Africa Dreams Hunting Consultant Inc., Alberta...
  28. Philip Glass

    Packing For Safari - My Video

    Packing for Safari - My Video Here is a video we put together about packing for Safari. Hope you enjoy!
  29. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Hunt Specials Namibia - Bwabwata National Park - Mahango Core Area 2020

    Dear Friends, We have some Hunt hunt SPECIAL packages for Mukongo Camp in 2020. Mukongo Camp is situated in Mahango Core Area which falls within the greater Bwabwata National Park, in the Zambezi Region of Namibia. This forms part of a trans-frontier park, of which 630,000 hectares or...
  30. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Leopard Hunt Waterberg Plateau Park Namibia 2019

    Waterberg Plateau Park. Located on the east side of the Central Highlands, Waterberg Plateau is a unique flat-topped plateau. This plateau provides its visitors with stunning scenery and excellent wildlife. Waterberg is largely made up of sandstone, often naturally sculpted into amazing shapes...
  31. S

    New one from Texas

    Hello guys. New guy here, currently in Houston, Tx. I am planning my first (hopefully of many) trips to Africa, most likely Namibia and I am already in touch with Kowas Hunting Safaris. I have been cruising the forums trying to obtain as much knowledge and information as possible. I am amazed...
  32. thi9elsp

    SADC threatening to leave CITES - good for them

    I am 100% behind the southern African countries and their desire to manage their resources leveraging the successes they've had to provide funding for their countries. We'll see what happens from this...
  33. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Kowas Hunting Safaris - Mukongo Camp 2019 Season

    Dear Friends, It's with great pleasure that I now can share some of our trophy pictures from Mukongo Camp in Mahango National Park in NAMIBIA. It has been an awesome season so far. It's a biggame MECCA! And a plainsgame paradise... This area will NEVER disappoint! Some of the Cape...
  34. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Hunt Specials Namibia With Kowas Hunting Safaris Oct/Nov 2019

    Dear Friends, Below we have 3 awesome specials! There are limited spaces for these offers available. Please contact us directly for more information. Happy Hunting! ________________________ ________________________ ________________________
  35. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Hippo & Plains Game Hunt In Caprivi Namibia 10 Days 2019

    The Caprivi Strip is a land of mighty rivers and extraordinary herds of big and plains game. We have exclusive and approved access to hunt in different Caprivi concessions from a main central camp. You will be supported by trained staff that attend to your accommodation and hunting needs...
  36. Philip Glass

    NAMIBIA: Hunting Namibia With Aru Game Lodges

    I have just returned from another great adventure to my favorite country. I have done most of my international hunts by myself so this was a nice change of pace. I had a group of 7 hunters including my 13 year old son going with me to Namibia for the first time. We flew from SJT-DFW-ATL-JNB-WDH...
  37. Hennie Lacock

    Hi from Namibia

    Hi guys, I've been lurking on this forum every now and finally decided to join in the conversation. I'm from Namibia, grew up mostly in South Africa in the Kalahari and have been hunting since I can remember. I probably fired rifles before I could ride a bike. Although I have not hunted DG...
  38. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Namibia Leopard Hunt With Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris 2019

    Hi all, Please find information about leopard hunt available for this year below: Kaokoland Leopard 2019 with Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris We have a leopard hunt package available for 2019. This hunt will take place in Kaokoland, which is in the North West of Namibia. This hunt will have to...
  39. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Greetings from Namibia - Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris

    Hi all, My name is Louw Lotter. I would like to tell you more about our operation in Namibia. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris is a family-run operation dedicated to providing a small number of clients with an unequaled opportunity to hunt Africa's great game. With a variety of areas available in...
  40. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Namibia Plainsgame Hunting Safari Mahango National Park

    Kowas Hunting Safaris has a great hunting opportunity to offer the wild at heart hunter that is looking for a safari of a lifetime in an area that is in a league of it's own... Mahango National Park This park falls within the greater Bwabwata National Park. With its southern border Botswana and...

    Namibia Conservation Hunt With Khomas Highland Safaris

    Dear Hunting friends, the Namibia Conservation hunt includes the following - 6 Full Hunting days + 2 Arrival and Departure days All Inclusive meals, drinks, Professional hunter, Toyota Land cruiser hunting vehicle, Airpot Transfer, Gun and Ammo!!! + 1 Free Trophy Gemsbok where the meat will...
  42. Iwannahunt

    NAMIBIA: Kowas Safaris My First Time Hunting In Africa

    Well, here goes. Just a quick report on my first hunt in Africa. I decided that I was not getting enough hunting opportunity "at home" in Saskatchewan due to not getting drawn for any species this year. It's that circumstance that inspired me to finally consider an African hunt, something...
  43. NAPHA

    NAPHA Hunters Support Education

    NAPHA: Hunters Support Education The Waterberg Primary School is situated in the Okakarara Constituency. It was established in 1940 and is attended by approximately 500 students of which at least 200 live well below the poverty line. School Principal, Mrs Adelheid Kavendjii sources donations...
  44. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Beest & Stripes Hunt Special

    Beest & Stripes Hunt SPECIAL · 9 day package (incl. arrival & departure days) · 7 hunting days · 1 hunter · 5 Trophies Price: US$ 7 000 - 00 (For 2019 ONLY) Includes: 5 x Trophies PH services Airport pick up/drop off Accommodation Meals All soft-drinks & local alcohol...
  45. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Kowas Hunting Safaris - Promo Video

  46. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Kowas Hunting Safaris - Promo Video

    Enjoy OUR brand new Kowas Hunting Safaris Promo Video!
  47. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Father & Son Hunt

    We had the privilege of hosting a father & son hunt this week. It was a great safari to say the least... It was inspirational to see you much fun Stanley & Tanner Lowrey had on the hunt. It's a safari that truly stands out from the others so far this year, simply because of their relationship...
  48. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Non-Trophy Hunting Package

    NON-TROPHY HUNTING PACKAGE MUST BE: 2x hunting buddies during the same hunting period You love hunting, have no desire to keep trophies, want to gather memories of an African safari, then this package is for YOU. Game species to be hunted will be non-trophies (management purposes) and are...
  49. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Spring Hunt Special Kowas Hunting Safaris

  50. Kowas Adventure Safaris

    Early Season Hunt Special With Kowas Hunting Safaris

    2018 Early-Season SPECIAL - $4 900 Kowas Hunting Safaris, Namibia, Africa February/March 2018 9 Days total - 7 hunting days 4 Trophies + 1x non-trophy • Greater Kudu • Oryx/Gemsbuck • Oryx/Gemsbuck non-trophy • Blue wildebeest • Springbuck OR Impala All inclusive: airport pick up / drop off...