WIN a FREE 1x1 Hunt Including One Hunter and One Observer, 4 trophies and taxidermy from Wintershoek Safaris for 2018 or 2019. This is the most generous hunt giveaway ever offered on AH! BONUS AfricaHunting.com supporters will get additional chances to win based upon support level see how many times you can enter by scrolling down to the section titled WHAT TO DO TO ENTER THE HUNT GIVEAWAY BY RANDOM DRAWING! Become an AH supporter today by clicking HERE to increase your chances of winning this great prize. If you have ever thought of supporting this great site now is definitely the time!
HUNT GIVEAWAY BY RANDOM DRAWING CONTEST
WIN A FREE 1x1 HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER & ONE OBSERVER WORTH US$12,045 INCLUDING 6 FULL HUNTING DAYS/7 NIGHTS AND 4 TROPHIES AT WINTERSHOEK SAFARIS KARREEKLOOF PROPERTY, WHICH IS ONE OF SOUTH AFRICA'S LARGEST PRIVATELY OWNED HUNTING AREAS. ALSO INCLUDED IS SHOULDER OR PEDESTAL TAXIDERMY MOUNTS OF THE 4 TROPHIES INCLUDED. THE HUNT CAN BE TAKEN IN EITHER 2018 OR 2019.
Wintershoek Safaris knows what it takes to create the perfect, unforgettable safari experience, and strives to provide the best service in all aspects of your safari.
The proof is our flawless reputation and many years of service excellence. Since 1982 we have been a leader in our industry.
We are proud to offer you the BIGGEST privately owned hunting areas. Wintershoek Safaris OWNS more than 246 000 acres in four spectacular areas in the Northern Cape. We offer accommodation at our 4 Luxurious Lodges. Our diverse hunting terrain will blow you away and we are proud to be part of South African Conservation Success story.
In addition, Wintershoek Safaris has access to some of the best Big Game and Plains Game Hunting areas in the rest of Southern Africa. We also specialise in tailor-made Photographic Safaris throughout Southern Africa.
The diverse hunting terrain you will encounter in our areas, as well as the fantastic hunting experience, will leave you breathless and in awe, and longing to return. An incredible adventure in every sense!
You will arrive as a client and you will leave as a friend, with memories that will be treasured forever!
Find a lot more trophy photos on our AH photo gallery at https://www.africahunting.com/media/users/wintershoek-safaris.4439/.
Here are some hunt reports posted on AH
The Lodge - Karreekloof
Nestled in the Northern Cape Karoo grasslands of South Africa, Karreekloof is a very large, open area ideal for hunting in expansive territories. This vast 112 000 acre space is a newly developed paradise created by the owners of Wintershoek Safaris to ensure a magnificent, responsible hunting experience for all.
The brand new Karreekloof lodge is a superb development that fits right into this historic part of the country that dates back to 1881 when the first trading post was opened here by the pioneering hand of John William Wright.
You will be able to hunt for all the South African animals of the region, along with the best professional hunting guides and be treated after an exhausting day in the veld to a luxurious stay in our state-of-the-art lodge.
Check out Wintershoek Safaris hunting outfit, area, our huge variety of species on offer, accommodations, photo gallery and a lot more by visiting our website at www.wintershoeksafaris.com. For a reference list of past clients who have hunted with Wintershoek Safaris, please contact us.
A member of AfricaHunting.com will WIN a FREE 1x1 HUNT for one Hunter and one observer. Hunting may be done with rifle or bow, the hunting part of the prize is worth US$9,275 for 6 full hunting days/7 nights which includes arrival and departure days. Included in the prize is 4 trophies.
Depending on dates and availability, the hunter would also have the opportunity to do the hunt at any of our 3 other areas depending on extra species that might be acquired. Feel free to visit our website to explore the other areas at www.wintershoeksafaris.com.
Plains game trophies included in the hunt:
1 x Blue Wildebeest US$1,100
1x Gemsbok US$1,350
1 x Blesbok US$575
1 x Springbok US$475
For available species and trophy fee price list please visit our website at www.wintershoeksafaris.com.
The HUNT includes:
- Hunting safari is for one hunter hunting 1x1 and one observer
- 8 day plains game hunt with Wintershoek Safaris with 6 full hunting days/7 nights
- Government value added tax of 15% on daily rates and transportation
- Shoulder or pedestal taxidermy work at African San Taxidermy Studio for the mount of the 4 trophies included
- Services of a licensed professional hunter, trackers, skinners, all camp staff
- Four wheel drive hunting vehicle
- Accommodations at Wintershoek Safaris lodge within the hunting area during your safari with us
- All meals
- Daily laundry service
- Hunting licenses and permits (excluding CITES and Dangerous Game Permits)
- Field preparation of trophies (skinning, salting and drying)
- Transport and delivery of raw trophies to our local taxidermist African San Taxidermy
- Trophy fees are VAT exempt if exported
The HUNT does not include:
- International and domestic airfare
- Firearms importation fees into South Africa
- Accommodations prior to and after the safari
- Ground transportation to and from Kimberley, Upington or Sishen $300/vehicle
- Commercial and air chartered flights between hunting areas
- Any transport outside of hunting property or between hunting areas
- Trophy fees of animals not included in the prize that are bagged or wounded and lost as per current trophy fee price list
- For all wounded and lost animals 15% government VAT will be charged
- CITES if applicable
- Taxidermy, Packing, dipping and shipping of trophies to final destination (African San Taxidermy price list available on request at firstname.lastname@example.org) for any other animal than the 4 trophies included in this giveaway
- Rifle hire and ammunition
- Gratuities to staff
- Additional tours & excursions
- Medical and travel insurance
- Meet and greet service at the airport for rifle clearance
You are able to add the following at our regular prices:
- Additional hunting areas of Wintershoek Safaris
- Additional days
- Additional hunters and/or observers
- Additional activities
- Additional trophies
- Big Five may be hunted on this hunt
For available species please check out our website at www.wintershoeksafaris.com.
The TAXIDERMY with African San Taxidermy Studio
The hunt will include US$2,770 in shoulder or pedestal taxidermy work for the mount of the 4 trophies included in the prize by the African San Taxidermy Studio. The hunter will be able to choose from euro, shoulder or pedestal mount for the 4 trophies included. The actual pedestals are not included, if you chose to have a pedestal made the cost will be in addition to the pedestal mount. The value of the taxidermy work is a total of $2,780 and as follows: 1x Blue Wildebeest US$830, 1x Gemsbok US$830, 1x Blesbok US$580 and 1x Springbok US$530. There will be no refund or credit if work is not performed with African San Taxidermy Studio for any or all of the four specified animals included in the prize or if a lesser value mount is chosen. This prize is non transferable and can not be redeemed for other taxidermy work.
African San Taxidermy Studio is situated in the heart of the Northern Cape on a game ranch called Wintershoek. Our location is centralized in the prime hunting area of the Northern Cape approximately 60 km from Kimberley on the N12. We are dedicated to providing the best possible personalized taxidermy service to our clients worldwide. We export a vast number of trophies to many different countries yearly e.g USA, Russia, Spain and Mexico. African San Taxidermy is owned by Wiaan van der Linde and managed by Pieter Erasmus. We offer a complete service, thereby providing our personal and total control of your valuable trophies. We are proud to be a fully state veterinarian approved taxidermy, complying with all the strictest standards set by the authorities.
African San Taxidermy takes immense pride in the workmanship performed in each and every aspect of their taxidermy service. That is why we invested in high quality tanning equipment to enable us to tan your trophy's skins to the highest of standards. We realise the pride our clients take in their trophies and we therefore take the utmost care to ensure that their trophies are finished in its original top quality tanned skins.
Our full service in-house tannery not only offers services for tanning hides and skins for trophies, but also offers opportunity for using your unused back skins for the manufacturing custom furniture and other leather apparel or creative uses in your trophy pedestals.
For pictures of our taxidermy work go to https://www.facebook.com/AfricanSanTaxidermy/.
WHAT TO DO TO ENTER THE HUNT GIVEAWAY BY RANDOM DRAWING
For a chance to win registered members simply post "WINTERSHOEK SAFARIS" as an entry in this thread.
SUPPORTERS OF AfricaHunting.com WILL GET ADDITIONAL ENTRIES BASED UPON SUPPORTER LEVEL. If you wish to become an AfricaHunting.com Supporter today click HERE to increase your chances of winning this great prize. If you have ever thought of supporting AfricaHunting.com now is definitely the time!
- REGISTERED MEMBERS: 1 entry total
- BRONZE SUPPORTER: 2 entries total
- SILVER SUPPORTER: 4 entries total
- GOLD SUPPORTER AND ABOVE: 8 entries total
Multiple entries can be made all at once in consecutive posts or spread out throughout the time period of the contest. If more entries are made than you are allowed, all of your entries will be void and ineligible to win. Also remember that the time limit on editing/deleting own posts by members is 30 minutes. For a post to be valid WINTERSHOEK SAFARIS needs to be posted separately from questions and comments. Questions and comments are not counted as valid entries.
Each post has a post number which is your entry number. At the end of the competition one number will be randomly selected and awarded the Wintershoek Safaris hunt giveaway prize. The website RANDOM.ORG, a true random number generator, will be used by moderator @AfricaHunting.com to randomly draw the winning post number from amongst the valid entries.
Random Drawing Contest Rules
1. No purchase is necessary to enter. Void where prohibited by law. Giveaway entrants must be over 18 to participate. The winner’s age will be verified and a new winner will be selected if the original winner does not meet the age requirement.
2. This drawing is open to all registered members of AfricaHunting.com excluding those in the hunting industry in Africa such hunting outfitters, game ranchers, breeders, employed or freelance professional hunters or guides. If you are not already a registered member you can join by clicking here.
3. Entries must be posted between Thursday March 1, 2018 to Tuesday April 17, 2018 (at midnight Central Standard Time). After the close of posting an AH moderator will hold a random drawing to select the winner. The winner will be announced and posted by Wednesday April 18, 2018 in this thread.
4. Winner's failure to see announcement or receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within twenty-one (21) from the time announcement was posted, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected.
5. Any prize unclaimed after twenty-one (21) days from the date of notice of the winner will not be awarded to the original winner.
6. The hunt has to be taken in 2018 or 2019 with dates to be decided and agreed upon between prize winner and Wintershoek Safaris by October 1st, 2018, should booking not be made by that time the prize will be void and non-redeemable.
7. Prize will be made available only to the identified winner.
8. The prize is non-transferable, non-assignable, non-refundable, non-redeemable for cash and no substitute prize or substitute of animals will be offered.
9. Only 8 days including arrival and departure days/7 nights, 4 trophies (1x Blue Wildebeest US$1,100, 1x Gemsbok US$1,350, 1x Blesbok US$575 and 1x Springbok US$475) are redeemable by hunter. Days and trophies are non-transferable between the hunter and observer and may not be combined. Prize is to be redeemed at one time. Any included animal in the prize can not be substituted for any other animal or used as credit for any other animal. Any wounded game which is not recovered is considered as hunted. Any included animal in the prize not taken for any reason is not the responsibility of Wintershoek Safaris and AfricaHunting.com and is not redeemable.
10. The hunt will include US$2,770 in shoulder or pedestal taxidermy work for the mount of the 4 trophies included in the prize by the African San Taxidermy Studio. The hunter will be able to choose from European skull, shoulder or pedestal mount for the 4 trophies included. The actual pedestals are not included, if you chose to have a pedestal made the cost will be in addition to the pedestal mount. The value of the taxidermy work is a total of $2,780 and as follows: 1x Blue Wildebeest US$830, 1x Gemsbok US$830, 1x Blesbok US$580 and 1x Springbok US$530. There will be no refund, credit or redeemable value if work is not performed with African San Taxidermy Studio for any or all of the four specified animals included in the prize or if a lesser value mount is chosen. This taxidermy prize is non transferable and can not be redeemed for other taxidermy work.
11. Except where prohibited by law, the winner by acceptance of the prize agrees that Wintershoek Safaris and AfricaHunting.com or those acting under its authority have the right to use the winner's name, picture/portrait, likeness, content from the winner’s hunt for advertising and promotional purposes without consideration or further permission.
12. Wintershoek Safaris and AfricaHunting.com, its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, agencies and the respective officers, directors, employees and agents, are not responsible for distorted, incomplete, illegible, undelivered, damaged, or lost entries; and/or any contest disruptions beyond its control.
13. Entrants and winners are solely responsible for their own actions relating to this prize, and the acceptance and/or use of a prize. By participating and/or by acceptance or use of the prize, all entrants and winners agree to release and hold harmless Wintershoek Safaris and AfricaHunting.com, their parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, agencies, other prize sponsors and the respective officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any liability arising in connection with the use of the prize.
14. AfricaHunting.com reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the campaign or website or violates the Terms & Conditions of AfricaHunting.com.
15. We ask that the prize winner post here on AfricaHunting.com a detailed hunting report with pictures about their hunting safari with Wintershoek Safaris.
Thanks to everyone who will be taking part in this random draw contest and best of luck.
Thank you and looking forward to seeing you soon in Africa!
Wintershoek Safaris Team
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