2 weeks out from first Safari

Discussion in 'Hunting Africa' started by Guster, May 9, 2018.

  1. Guster

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    Four years of planning and we step on the plane in 2 weeks. Cant wait to experience South Africa.
     
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    Good luck and shoot straight. Post a report and pictures on your return.
     

  3. billc

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    enjoy your trip. I am sure the wait will be worth it once you start hunting
     

  4. CAustin

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    The dream is about to be realized.
     

  5. PHOENIX PHIL

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    Enjoy every moment! It may seem obvious, but you only get your first safari once.
     

  6. Ridgewalker

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    Guster you’re going to be hooked! Any particular game you’re looking to take?
    Have a grand time!
     

  7. cpr0312

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    Awesome sir! We look forward to pics and the report, enjoy!
     

  8. MAdcox

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    Congrats, have a great trip. Looking forward to the report.
     

  9. Nyati

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    Wish you the best of luck !
     

  10. BRICKBURN

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    Have fun.
     

  11. Hogpatrol

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    Four years? Wow. I'd be a nervous wreck with that much lead time. :E Crazy Eyes: Anyway, good luck and enjoy your safari. Like the rest of us, I'll bet you get hooked on Africa and will want to return. Shoot straight!
     

  12. MMAL

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    I would have heart burn for months after that long. Can you give us any details. Who you hunting with? What is on your wishlist? Who is going? Etc. take notes so you can give us a great report. Have fun.
     
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  13. Guster

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    :Nailbiting:We are hunting with Legelala Safaris.
    There is 3 of us headed on this adventure, myself, my daughter and a good friend. Plains game is the target.
    with Kudu, Gemsbok, Zebra being my big 3. Will likely add a Impala, Warthog and common Springbuck. But we will see how many game time decisions are made!!!
     
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  14. Guster

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    Just returned from my first safari in South Africa with Legelala Safaris. Had the time of my life
    Day 1, my first ever African animal, very humbled and in disbelief when I was able to place my hands on this Gemsbok!!!!

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  15. BRICKBURN

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    Ok, this needs it's own hunt report!

    Congratulations.
     

  16. Guster

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    Im struggling with creating a post
     

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    PM on it's way.
     

  18. Ridgewalker

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    Congratulations on what looks like a highly successful hunt concluding with some fine trophies!
    Hope you can get a little report put together? It would be nice to have some info on how your hunt went.
    Thanks for sharing!
     

  19. cpr0312

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    Wow, great first hunt! If you didn't already know what a kudu! Anyone would be happy with that bull!! (y)
     
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  20. MAdcox

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    Great first trip. Beautiful animals all, but I love that Kudu. Beautiful shape and they are awesome when they start that 3rd curl. Very nice!
     

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