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DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 10002 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: July 30, 2014 to August 15, 2014
Place of Hunt: South Africa -
Hunt Area: Eastern Cape / Kalahari / Limpopo / Murray Ranches / Greater Kuduland Safaris


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Howard Knott; Greater Kuduland Safaris. PO Box 1385; Louis Trichardt; 0920; South Africa; Tel. 011-27-15-539-0720; Fax: 011-27-15-539-0808; Email: mailto:howard@greaterkuduland.co.za; Web http://www.greaterkudulandsafaris.co.za
Personal Guide (if any): Jaco Lyon
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Lion - Availability: Scarce - Trophy Size: Huge black mane
Kudu, Greater - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: 59 3/4"
Waterbuck - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: 29 1/2"
Zebra, Hartmann - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Lechwe - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Wildebeest, Black - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Springbok - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: black
Bontebok - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Game Sought But Not Taken: Sable - Availability: Looking for a huge sable on another ranch where hunting was extremely difficult.
Game Condition Comments: Excellent numbers and trophy quality. Hunting in the Eastern Cape called for long shots, up to 400 yards.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Excellent Condition of Equipment: Good
Quality of Food: Excellent Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Delta Airline Service: Excellent
Airline Comments: Delta business class was very good.


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $10550
Trophy Fees: Amount: $64450
Permits/Licenses: Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: + One on frequent flyer miles Amount: $9000
Charter Airfares: 1/3 of the split Amount: $5000
Other Costs: Amount: $4500
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: None
Highlights of Hunt: Tracking and hunting big male lion, darting rhino at 50 yards after sneaking in, tracking and darting bull elephant at 23 yards. Also the hunt for the cape kudu was a great challenge.
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? Great hunt, lots of animals/species, accommodations and food were very good.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Monty Davis
Contact Information: Tel. 281-304-9087 - 19827 Cypress Church Rd , Cypress , TX USA, 77433 E-mail: n/a
Hunting Experience: Extensive in North America, 2nd time to Africa.
Physical Condition: Good.


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? no Notified Personal Guide? no Notified Booking Agent? no
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide? no
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL



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