TANZANIA: Has Anyone Hunted With McCallum Safaris In Tanzania?

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  1. brettp

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    Looking to see if anyone here has hunted their Western or Masailand blocks.

    I am thinking of booking for cats and buff next year.

    Thanks!
     

  2. BRICKBURN

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    I'd also ask how long they have held the concessions.
    There are a bunch of them that have turned over recently with the government changing the game.
     

  3. Brent in Az

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    If you are referring to "Danny Mcallum" Safaris, you will be ib good hands. I've never hunted with them, however, Danny Mcallum, has a long and respected career as a Safari operator in Tanzania. Currently operating in Lukwati, Piti, Masailand.
     

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    There was a time when Lukwati was considered one of the top 3 big Lion areas in Africa. Not sure about the current state of big cat hunting there.

    I believe one of the booking agent sponsors here, used to guide hunts for Danny Mcallum. Maybe he can chime in?
     

  5. Philip Glass

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    Did you ever book your hunt in Tanzania? Love to hear about it.
     

  6. brettp

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    I did. It was massively successful. Mike is a wonderful operator and I hunted with Wikus Groenwald who is a masterful PH. We took a great leopard in full daylight, two buffalo, hippo, roan, 47.5" Sable, 2 Hartebeest, and Zebra in 14 magical days in Chunya.
     
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  7. Scott CWO

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    Wow
    Wow congrats! Please post pics and update?
     
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    +1 Would love to hear more about your hunt and see some pics.
    We don’t get very many reports from Tanzania around here ya know ;):D
     

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