What's the ultimate African species to hunt?

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  1. Jacques.strauss

    Jacques.strauss AH Senior Member

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    What would you consider is the ultimate species to hunt in africa?? Plainsgame and Big Five?? :elch:
     

  2. huntsolo101

    huntsolo101 AH Senior Member

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    Vaal Rhebuck -Seeing I don't hunt animals that could eat or stomp me I love the challenge of the vaal.
     

  3. ThomasBeaham

    ThomasBeaham AH Enthusiast

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    My ultimate plainsgame hunt would be for a Lesser Kudu in Tanzania's Maasailand.

    An Elephant Bull in Botswana would be my choice for one of the Big 5.

    If I could only win the lottery...:daydreaming:
     

  4. Thomas Taxidermy

    Thomas Taxidermy AH Member

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    Bushbuck is one of my favorites.
     

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    Plains game: Bongo
    Big 5: Elephant
     

  6. sestoppelman

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    Bongo and lion.
     

  7. nsok

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    Derby Eland and Elephant
     

  8. 35bore

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    (PG) Blue Wildebeest
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  9. JacoS

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    (dg) Leopard by a long margin for me the most challenging, and most rewarding hunt in Africa :)

    (pg) bushbuck, strictly during the day!
     

  10. iamyourhuckleberry

    iamyourhuckleberry AH Veteran

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    Leopard,

    and Zebra with bow via spot and stalk
     

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    Bongo and Elephant-Buffalo
     

  12. Nyati

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    Bongo and leopard.
     

  13. nkjonas

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    Lord Derby Eland and Leopard would be mine...
     

  14. Norwegianwoods

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    DG-Leopard and not by baiting. Stalking/tracking one would great:)
    PG-Lord Derby Eland by spot and stalk with a bow.
     

  15. RickB

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    DG: I would say elephant(some day all of them)
    PG: bushbuck
     

  16. Mike70560

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    IMO opinion the best hunt is for tuskless cow in the thick jess.

    IMO the greatest trophy is a tie between a big, old, dark maned lion or a 100 pound elephant.
     

  17. mallard14

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    I'm going to go with a Leopard and Bongo!!!!!
     

  18. willemf

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    I would like to shoot a 70" Kudu ! 57 " is my biggest so far .
     

  19. Diamondhitch

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    Leopard and Lord Derby Eland, although Lesser Kudu, Bongo and Sitatunga arent far down the list.
     

  20. BRICKBURN

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    So, what is your vote Jacques?
     

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