SOUTH AFRICA: RIFLE: BOWHUNT: Limcroma Safari 2017 Hunt

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Well I can’t begin to say what a great trip we had with Limcroma!
Everything from the planning stage to the hunt was meticulously executed . Dan and Jeff answered all my questions, and when we arrived in SA, Riaan picked up where they left off. Limcroma is definitely a first class operation, and I look forward to planning my second trip real soon.
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Was the steenbok taken walk and stalk or from a hide or ?
 

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I harvested the following with my bow from a hide:
Impala X 2
Gemsbok
Blue Wildebeest

With the gun I harvested
Blesbok
Steenbok
Warthog
 

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The steenbok was shot at around 100 yds from the Rover.
I concentrated on bow hunting for Bush buck, hunting the river in a tree stand every morning. I saw several, including a huge trophy but didn’t get a shot opportunity.
 

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I’d like to thank Riaan and the rest of the Limcroma team for a unforgettable trip. Everything was first class, animals, accommodations, blinds, meals, fellowship. Couldn’t of had better service than we received!
 

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Congratulations on some nice animals and good luck on getting your bushbuck on the next trip!!
 

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Thanks for your story. It is good to see that you had a good first trip and planning to return.
 

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Thanks for the report, you took some nice critters. Welcome to the African Addiction.
 

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Great trip. Thanks for the report. And welcome to the "first timers who can't wait to get back" club. Good luck on the bushbuck.
 

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GTHC, Thanks for the report and pictures of the fine trophies! All great, but I am so jealous of the nice warthog! Haven’t gotten mine yet:(!
 

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Thanks Ridgewalker..
The warthog was definitely a challenge for me..
I never saw a mature male while we were in the blind hunting. Plenty of sows and kids every day .
 

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So day 2 of my hunt Riaan pics out a real old Cull sow that had broken tusks, easy shot less than 20yds.,, and I shot right under her. Fast forward to day 4.. same old broken tusk sow at again 20yds... shot right over her the second time
 

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