Zambian Safari - Sable, Defassa Waterbuck, Kafue Lechwe and Puku Private property, all procedures have been followed to allow hunting in 2013. 7 hunting days, includes the following: Sable - Kafue Lechwe - Puku - Defassa Waterbuck - Ground Transport - Food, Beverage and Board Sable bull in the 40-43 inch range are possible. Total for seven day safari with four unique Zambian animals = $15,700 INCLUDED IN PACKAGE PRICE: Services of a licensed Professional Hunter Tracker, skinners and driver Accommodation, meals, drinks and alcohol for duration of the safari Transport to/from the airport in Lusaka Hunting vehicle(s) Hunting permits where required Field Preparation of trophies Daily laundry EXCLUDED IN PACKAGE PRICE: Flights to and from Lusaka, Zambia, including airport taxes Taxidermist, packing and shipping fees of trophies Any gratuities (obviously at clients discretion) Accommodation expenses before and after the trophy hunting period Any Insurance and medical expenses of any kind Any additional trophies at our published trophy price If you have ever wanted to hunt a truly exceptional sable bull, you have found the right place! This private ranch has some fantastic Sable and will be open to hunting for the first time this year. The hunting area is approximately 8000 acres with over 10 miles of river frontage making up the main boundary. The property is located on the Kafue River, approximately 100 km North West of Kafue National Park. There are no internal fences and no commercial farming takes place on the property (although there is perimeter fencing). The operation has a good road network throughout the property making use of natural terrain features. The closest town is Mpongwe, a 5 hour drive from Lusaka 4 hours hard surface road from Lusaka to Mpongwe and then 1.5 hour bush track. For those on a shorter time frame, we do offer the option of landing at an airstrip 1.5 hours drive from the ranch. The vegetation is miombo woodland with extensive dambos and flood plains along the river. Fishing and Crocodile viewing is excellent along the river and dam area. This area boasts fantastic sable along with defassa waterbuck, Kafue lechwe, duiker, blue duiker, yellow back duiker, bushbuck, puku, reedbuck, zebra, eland, warthog, jackal and wide variety of birdlife. Bird hunts are available. Hunting versus game management this operator specializes in sable and therefore they are monitoring their diverse gene pool very closely. They are looking at a long term strategy and will only be taking off excess animals. Each year they have a set quota to ensure continuous yearly hunts. Yearly game counts and the assessment of trophy size are estimated on all species, and a yearly quota will be released, being private land we are assured of long term ideals. RATES AND FEES - 2013 Species Price Estimate of trophy size Sable $8000 42 + Kafue lechwe $2500 26+ Eland $2000 30+ Bushbuck $ 800 14+ Duiker $300 Puku $800 15+ Grysbok $500 Warthog $425 Blue duiker $1500 Defassa waterbuck $1500 24+ Reed buck $800 14+ Accommodation the main house comprises of a lounge, dining room, verandah and well stocked bar. All meals are of a high standard and dietary requirements can be catered for if requested in advance. There is one brick and thatch chalet on-suite. Power Power is supplied off of solar panels with a back up generator. Observers we welcome observers and family members and can arrange activities for children and wives. Activities available offering fishing, canoeing, game walks and drives. Hunting policy the camp is exclusive to the party booked in. Excludes Dipping, packing and transfer fees, permits, tips Hunting open from July to November targeting the dry season, if other dates are applicable they will give full information on the vegetation and concentration of species. Bow hunting on offer for experienced hunters.