I’m off

Discussion in 'Hunting Africa' started by Spooksar, Sep 19, 2018.

  1. Spooksar

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    Sitting in the Grande Prairie Alberta airport. Time to go hunt an own use Elephant and Hippo in the Caprivi Strip.
     
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  2. BRICKBURN

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    Good luck and safe travels! Who are you hunting with?
     

  4. WAB

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  5. sierraone

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  6. Ridge Top Ranch

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    Savor every moment of the trip!
     

  7. Spooksar

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    Hunting with Byron Hart and Johann Veldsman. Byron Hart and Shona hunting in the same camp. There will be one hunter from the US. But I know hom
     

  8. IdaRam

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    Awesome! Have a wonderful trip! (y) And always heed @BRICKBURN ’s sage advice. Take pictures of everything! That is always my regret, wishing I had taken more pics.
    Eat well and shoot straight :)
     
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    Good luck and have a safe hunt.
     

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    Good luck and all the best.
     

  12. Matt Perchick

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    Good luck and safe travels.
     

  13. RogerHeintzman

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    You lucky dog. Enjoy the experience. I am jealous.
    Africa always on my mind.
     

  14. Nyati

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    Wish you the best of luck !
     

  15. jasyblood

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  16. Custom

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    Good luck and have an awesome trip. you are doing two things I dream of 1) hunting ele and 2) hunting the Caprivi.
     

  17. Shootist43

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    The planning is over, now it is time to just sit back and relax and enjoy the moment. Will you be using your own or "rented" rifles? Pictures, pictures, pictures. You lucky stiff!! I wish I was the guy from the "States" that you mentioned.
     

  18. Hogpatrol

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    Good luck. Looking forward to the pics. Shoot straight.
     

  19. Spooksar

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    My own Merkel 140 in 470 NE. With a CZ 550 in 404 Jeffery as my back up
     
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  20. Shootist43

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    I like your choice of rifles. I own a similar 404 Jeffery that I used to drop a nice Eland in its' tracks in July. My buddy keeps hinting that he'd like me to buy his 450/400 Merkle 140 but so far I've been able to resist.
     

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