The Hunting Report
HomeF.A.QContact Us\View Your Shopping Cart

Questions or Need Help Related to The Hunting Report Newsletter.
Call us at 800-272-5656 or 305-253-5301
Search:

HuntingReport.com

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 9742 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: June 5, 2014 to June 18, 2014
Place of Hunt: Cameroon -
Hunt Area: Kika


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Jacques Meyer
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Bongo - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: 29 3/8
Buffalo, Dwarf Forest - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: mature bull
Duiker, Blue - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Duiker, Peters - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Game Sought But Not Taken:
Game Condition Comments: There are many bongo and buffalo in the area. The dense forest precludes seeing much of the game.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Excellent Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Good Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Air France Airline Service: Good
Airline Comments: Didn't travel with guns this time, so no difficulties.


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $0
Trophy Fees: Amount: $0
Permits/Licenses: Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $0
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: Amount: $0
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: No unexpected problems. Forest hunting is different ball game altogether.
Highlights of Hunt: Tracking buffalo through the thick forest, not knowing when it would break or what one might find.
Equipment Recommendations: Prepare for extremely sweaty/wet conditions.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? One of the most rewarding hunts I've done.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Mark Jones
Contact Information: Tel. 406-348-2668 - 969 Pryor Creek Road | Huntley | MT | USA | 59037 E-mail: mmjones@nemont.net
Hunting Experience: 8th African safari. Several in Asia and many in North America.
Physical Condition: Very good.


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL
Little evidence of poaching. NOA did a very good job with logistics and making sure I was prepared. I used camp guns rather than traveling with my own and quality of guns/ammo was very good. Jacques Meyer, my PH, worked extremely hard to get on a buffalo bull and mature bull bongo. He never let up the entire hunt. I took the bongo on day four, buff on day twelve. One of the most difficult, but rewarding of many safaris. 

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 9650 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: March 4, 2014 to March 16, 2014
Place of Hunt: Cameroon -
Hunt Area: Block 3


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Ivan Carter
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Eland, Giant (Lord Derby) - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Above average, x2 50"+
Kob - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Above average to huge
Hartebeest, Western - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Large
Duiker, Red-Flanked - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Above average
Bushbuck - Availability: - Trophy Size:
Game Sought But Not Taken: Buffalo, West Savannah - Availability: Miscommunication between me and PH caused a misfire, creased his outer hip. Denise never saw it clearly, very thick brush
Game Condition Comments: Buffalo was scarce but there! We were the very last safari of the season and they had wised up considerably! Lord Derby and kob everywhere!


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Excellent Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Excellent Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Caeroon (only flight allowed) Airline Service: Fair
Airline Comments: Average to below average, about like United!


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $20000
Trophy Fees: Depending upon animal, $800-$4000 Amount: $0
Permits/Licenses: Included in cost of main hunt Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Cameroon was average, do not know costs Amount: $0
Charter Airfares: None Amount: $0
Other Costs: Extra fees to certain officials was under $200 Amount: $0
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: Ground was covered with hard, golf-ball-sized mounds - tough!
Highlights of Hunt: Getting around on warm mands was exciting and of course tracking eland and buffalo all day every day is a blast!
Equipment Recommendations: Tennis shoes with good soles!
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? It's just one of those hunts that should be experienced in one's career! For sure! We will go back this year for buffalo and bushbuck!


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Brian and Denise Welker
Contact Information: PO Box 747, Fulshear, TX 77441 E-mail: hunter5k@welkereng.com
Hunting Experience: Hunted all over the world, Africa since 2007
Physical Condition: Both myself and my wife Denise are good to above average


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 9606 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: February 18, 2014 to March 2, 2014
Place of Hunt: Cameroon -
Hunt Area: North Savannah Area 3


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Dave Rademeyer
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Eland, Giant (Lord Derby) - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Above average
Kob - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Above average
Hartebeest - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Excellent
Bushbuck, Harnessed - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Excellent
Duiker - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Above average
Duiker, Red-Flanked - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Above average
Baboon - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Excellent
Game Sought But Not Taken: Buffalo, West Savannah - Availability: Focused on eland for 7 days. While tracking buffalo after that, took advantage of great opportunities on other species.
Game Condition Comments: Excellent area for eland. Fresh tracks every day, great diversity of other species.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Excellent Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Excellent Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Delta/Air France/Camair Airline Service: Excellent
Airline Comments:


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $44750
Trophy Fees: Amount: $10900
Permits/Licenses: Included Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $2200
Charter Airfares: Amount: $600
Other Costs: Amount: $0
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: None whatsoever.
Highlights of Hunt: Taking a magnificent eland on day 7 after being on tracks the previous 6 days. Great challenge and tough hunt as expected, but well worth the effort put in!
Equipment Recommendations: Boots with good ankle support, CamelBak.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? Because Lord Derby Eland hunting is not a walk in the park. One of the most rewarding hunts ever. Incredible, knowledgeable and hardworking PH and trackers. They went above and beyond to ensure opportunities and success.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Molly Millis Hedgecock
Contact Information: Tel. 336-431-8050 - 2918 Tuttle Rd., High Point, NC 27263 E-mail: mmhbear2@northstate.net
Hunting Experience: 11th safari. Hunted South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Tanzania, Central African Republic, Cameroon
Physical Condition: Excellent


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL
100% happy

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 9485 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: October 28, 2013 to November 2, 2013
Place of Hunt: Ethiopia -
Hunt Area:


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Fred Rademeyer and Sisay Shewamene
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Nyala, Mountain - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Baboon - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Anubis baboon
Bushbuck, Menelik - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Game Sought But Not Taken:
Game Condition Comments: Excellent.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Good Condition of Equipment: Good
Quality of Food: Good Trophy Care: Good
Name of Airline: Ethiopian Air Airline Service: Good
Airline Comments:


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $0
Trophy Fees: Amount: $0
Permits/Licenses: Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $0
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: Amount: $0
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt:
Highlights of Hunt: Early competition - quality trophies.
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? Well-organized with good support of all involved.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Andy Tomlinson
Contact Information: Tel. 928-776-1031 - 824 Valley St., Prescott, AZ 86305 E-mail: tomlinson.andy@hotmail.com
Hunting Experience: 18 Years
Physical Condition: Over 65 and excellent health


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 9426 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: October 24, 2013 to November 5, 2013
Place of Hunt: Ethiopia -
Hunt Area: Sororo


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Dave Rademeyer
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Nyala, Mountain - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Real good
Bushbuck - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Good
Baboon - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Good
Game Sought But Not Taken:
Game Condition Comments: Mt. Nyala were abundant, we saw 3 bulls 1st day. I shot my bull on day 3. Conditions were the best ever.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Excellent Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Excellent Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: United and Lufthansa Airline Service: Good
Airline Comments: Lost both bags, had to stay 2 days extra in town


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Ask Dave Amount: $0
Trophy Fees: Ask Dave Amount: $0
Permits/Licenses: Ask Dave Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $1400
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: Tips Amount: $1500
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: None
Highlights of Hunt: A 41" nyala (top 10 SCI). What could be better!
Equipment Recommendations: Be in good shape, hunt is at 10,000ft.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why?


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Jim Hascup
Contact Information: Tel. 201-481-5953 - 106 Burnt Meadow Rd., Ringwood, NJ 07456 E-mail: jimhascup@hotmail.com
Hunting Experience: 60 years, all over the world
Physical Condition: Good for 71. Can't run up mountains now, I have to walk


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 9425 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: October 15, 2013 to October 23, 2013
Place of Hunt: Botswana -
Hunt Area: Gumare NG8


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Fred Rademeyer and Rian
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Elephant - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: 87 lbs./67 lbs.
Game Sought But Not Taken:
Game Condition Comments: Very hot, saw approximately 30 bulls per day. Excellent hunt!


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Good Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Good Trophy Care: N/A
Name of Airline: British Airways Airline Service: Good
Airline Comments:


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $0
Trophy Fees: $1,200/lb. Amount: $0
Permits/Licenses: Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $0
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: Amount: $0
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt:
Highlights of Hunt: Very good work by both professional hunters in tough conditions, upwards of 110F. Excellent hunt!
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why?


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Arthur Gutierrez, Jr.
Contact Information: Tel. 781-789-8368 - 8 Claridge Dr, Weston, MA 02493
Hunting Experience: Excellent
Physical Condition: Good


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 8726 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: May 4, 2012 to May 18, 2012
Place of Hunt: Ethiopia -
Hunt Area: Addas Ababa, Arba Gugu Mountain Range and Sorroro Ruin


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Dave Rademeyer
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Nyala, Mountain - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Hyena - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Bushbuck, Menelik - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Game Sought But Not Taken:
Game Condition Comments: Condition of the game was excellent. Unbelievable numbers of game seen daily.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Good Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Excellent Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Ethiopian Airlines Airline Service: Good
Airline Comments: Enjoyable


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $0
Trophy Fees: Amount: $21200
Permits/Licenses: Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Business Class Amount: $4500
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: 62,100 with trophy fees + observer + airline = grand total 71,100 Amount: $7350
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: Nothing but mother nature. (rain)
Highlights of Hunt: We saw nyala every day/ I would estimate seeing 50-70 bushbuck daily. In total 6 hyena.
Equipment Recommendations: Good binos.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? Exciting adventure.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Robert Duhadaway
Contact Information: Tel. 302.275.4622 - 1403 Ridge Road | Wilmington | DE E-mail: bobcatdu17@comcast.net
Hunting Experience: All over the world
Physical Condition: Good


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL
I believed that Ethiopia was going to be arid desert, boy was I wrong. The town of Addas Ababa was around 5,000,000 people. The country of Ethiopia had 79,000,000 people. The main road that we traveled was the North Djibouti Road, the ultimate end being the Djibouti port located on the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. This road was the main highway traveled by many large trucks, all of which were belching out high amounts of diesel smoke, and the air smelled of diesel fuel. It was a wonder that half the population hadnt died.

There was a massive amount of road building going on as well as new bridges. Guess who was paying for this? It was not the USA, but China. Boy, the Chinese have their hand in everything.

As we drove on, we eventually got into the Arba Gugu mountain range and the Sorroro River area. This area was where we were to hunt the mountain nyala, Menlik bushbuck, and the spotted hyena. As we neared the area the terrain changed to farming. The farmers plowed and planted every little area that could be cultivated. The main crops were maize, sorghum, naf (used to make ijera, their bread and main staple), cotton, coffee, and chat. Chats leaves are chewed to induce a high. It was very easy to tell who used chat; their teeth were green. We were told that it was very bitter and didnt have a good taste at all. I took their word, but Crocodile Cathy had to give it a try. The leaves were no sooner in her mouth then she spit them back out. She said it was terrible; my answer was they told you that.

The hunting costs as well as the length of the hunt were determined by the Ethiopian government. The mountain nyala was a 21-day hunt. If you finished in 2 days you still paid for 21 days. The trophy fee for the nyala was $15,000 and the Menlik bushbuck was $6,000. The spotted hyena was only $180. What a deal! I was hunting with Northern Operations Africa, owned and operated by Dave Rademeyer and his wife, Bebop. The government allows only two mountain nyalas and 4 bushbucks a year. Hunters wont come to hunt just a bushbuck because of daily fees and trophy fees. So only 2 nyalas and 2 bushbucks are taken. Literally the mountain nyala die of old age because of the lack of a higher quota. The trophy and daily fees are split with the government (EWCA) and local tribe. The split is 40% to the EWCA and 60% to the local tribe. That is an incentive to watch over the animals and not take them for food.

The camp consisted of Daves right hand man, Berhan, who was our driver, tracker, and skinner. Then there was Berhanu, a local Ethiopian professional hunter. Next were 2 scouts, one being a federal scout and the other was a regional scout. Next was Shafara, the camp manager. Then Welde, the camp cook, and lastly, 3 trackers, Clutch, Ashfelt, and Moconde. Yes, by the way, they all received a tip at the end of the hunt.

Saturday, May 5, started our hunt. We were up at 5:00 AM and had breakfast by 5:30 AM and were driving before 6:00 AM. The sky was turning a soft light pink as we traveled to the hunting area. We were sitting on the hillside by 7:00 AM glassing the surrounding hills and open areas. Making our way to the hillside, we had already spotted a troop of baboons in the rock ledges of the cliffs. Bushbuck (male and female) just about everywhere. One was really nice but not on the first morning of the first day. The animal of the day was mountain nyala. We even saw a bedded down spotted hyena. Man, we couldnt ask for anything more. As we continued to glass we could hear the baboons calling and barking in the distance to our left. To the right, the calling of the hardeba ibis.

We continued to glass as we sat on the hillside and hoped for the best. If nothing happened by 10:00 AM we would return to camp. By this time of the morning the nyala would be heading into the thickets. Dave received a call from his walkie-talkie from Makonde. They were in another area that they had walked to from camp. They had located a very nice nyala bull not far from camp. It was around 8:00 AM when we started back to the vehicle. By the time we reached the area it was 9:00 AM. We walked and glassed and glassed and walked without any luck. The only animals we saw were bushbuck.

We made the decision to return to camp, since it was 11:00 AM and by this time the nyala were in the thickets until late afternoon. At around 4:00 PM we were back in the area where the nyala was seen. I figured we would sit and glass until dark, or something happened. As we glassed Dave received a call on his walkie-talkie from Ashfelt, who had sighted ten nyala down in the valley about a kilometer away. The chase was on. We had about 1000 meters to walk back to the vehicle, then another kilometer of a drive. We then had to make our way down a finger that was pretty steep to the area that the nyala had been sighted in. After a number of slips on the stones and dirt and a few falls we finally made it. The sweat was running everywhere when we reached the ledge that held Dave and the trackers. They had located two nyala well over 200 meters below. I had a devil of a time locating the first one in the thicket after getting into position. The first one was a very young bull, way too small to shoot. As we continued to glass by and by, out from the thicket stepped a much nicer one in the range of 31 inches, a very respectable animal. Dave agreed that it was very nice but was also young. His comment was that it would be a monster in a few years. So we continued to glass.

It was 5:00 PM and just beginning to get dark. Dave said because of the climb up and that it was getting late that we should start back to camp. So Cathy and I started the trek up with one of the trackers. We were only into the return about 10 minutes when Safada came running and yelled that we had to return. We he calmed down he told us the big boy had shown up. Boy, that up and down steep hills was enough to give me a heart attack. So once more we started down. In the back of my mind I could only think about having to climb back up again. Once back on the ledge I positioned myself next to Dave. He was trying to describe its location. I had a heck of a time before I finally located it. Dave said this was the one. I chambered a round and tested the rifle on a tree stump. I again had to locate the nyala and that took a little more time. The distance was 240 yards downhill at about a 30-degree angle. I lined up the crosshairs on the right shoulder, removed the safety, and squeezed the trigger. I could hear the bullet when it impacted the nyala with that distinctive thump. The nyala turned and raised on its hind legs and fell over. Being on the incline it started to tumble downhill. After congratulations all around and with the lateness, Dave had us start before dark set in. It was too late to see the nyala and climb up to camp.

Dave and the trackers climbed down to locate the fallen nyala. Dave had 3 of the trackers spend the night to protect the nyala from hyena and leopard, so I had to wait until the morning to see my trophy.

Sunday, May 6, was day 2. The ritual in the morning was just like the day before, with the exception that everything was about an hour later. We made the decision to walk from camp, so off we went, downhill all the way. I really thought that Dave was trying to kill Cathy and me. Ever since we left the camp the skies had continued to darken, which wasnt a good sign. The fog hadnt lifted, either. Every now and then the fog moved out and the sun tried to make an appearance. As quick as that happened it was back to fog and clouds. It took us a good hour to descend to the nyala. What my mind continued to tell me was what a climb back up. When we finally got to the fallen nyala it was huge. After setting sight on the animal, it was truly beautiful. I was amazed by the size, which was comparable to an elk and every bit as big as a bongo.

The bullet had broken both front legs and passed low in the chest cavity. I would guess that it had slid well over 150 yards downhill to its final resting spot. I couldnt stop thinking what a fantastic animal. The neck was massive like a whitetail buck in rut. We took a lot of pictures, with everyone getting in on the action. The nyala was skinned and butchered on the spot. It was much too massive to have tried to move it anywhere. Dave had planned ahead and 2 young boys showed up with two donkeys. Im sure glad that I didnt have to pack the nyala out.

Cathy and I started to ascend before they were finished butchering. We had no sooner started then it began to rain. The climb up was a killer. We would pick a landmark and climb to it, then rest and catch our breath. We couldnt rest for long once it started to thunder and lightning and the rain picked up. We made the return trip to camp in just under 40 minutes and looked like a couple of drowned rats. Oh yes, most everyone passed us except our two guides. Needless to say the first thing we did was change into dry clothes and go to the mess tent for some hot tea to drink. It continued to rain and thunder and the wind picked up. I knew that we would not be going anywhere the rest of the day. I would guess that it rained a good 1 ½ inches.

Berhan and Dave measured the nyala. The The left and right horn both measured 34 4/8. The circumference at the base of the horns both measured 11 5/8. The horns were massive. Dave said the nyala was very old and didnt have many years left.

For dinner that night we had nyala tenderloins, homemade French fries, and rice with corn and peas mixed in. Everything was quite tasty, very good. The next day would start the hunt for the Menlik bushbuck.

Monday, May 7, was day 3 of the hunt. The stars were out and it looked like a nice day. We were up and off before 6:00 AM. The drive wasnt very far to the hunting area. The walk from where we parked was about 1 kilometer and relatively easy walking. We sat down and started to glass the meadows and edges of the fields. I would guess we saw about 25 bushbucks between males and females, but not the one Dave was looking for.

We had been glassing for at least 45 minutes when Cathy saw a male bushbuck approaching from the right. As luck would have it we were looking to the left. After glassing the bushbuck, Dave commented that it was a very nice one. Dave wanted to get a good look from the front, but the bushbuck wasnt cooperating. Instead, he went into the bush and went up.

So Dave, Berhan, Cathy and I again were on the move climbing up the hill on the quest for the bushbuck. I will say it again, Dave was trying to kill Cathy and I. Something that I didnt mention was that we were at a 9,000 ft. elevation. On some of our climbs I think I was breathing through my nose, mouth and ears to get oxygen. Now back to the hunt. The bushbuck was playing a game of hide and seek. We were using the thicket for cover as we climbed higher and higher. We finally sat down and began to glass the tickets.

It is really unbelievable the number of bushbuck that we saw as we glassed. We even watched nyala browse in the thicket. I feel blessed for the number of animals we saw daily. There was no lack of trophy quality. And after glassing for a good half hour, Dave picked up the bushbuck we were looking for. The bushbuck was high on the hillside on the edge of the thicket grazing. We were off again up the hillside.

We managed to get within 210 yards, giving me a prone uphill shot. I had no problem picking up the bushbuck in the crosshairs. He was broadside just inside the brush, giving me a great shot. I slid off the safety and squeezed the trigger. I could hear the impact of the bullet and watched the bushbuck stagger. When he dropped I lost sight of him. When he fell he slid down the hill to our left. When we got to the spot there was no bushbuck. After looking, we discovered he slid about 20 yards down the hill. My shot was on the right shoulder. He never knew what hit him, and he was a beautiful animal.

After pictures the trackers carried the bushbuck down the hill to the vehicle. Next they skinned the animal, did a little butchering, and hung the carcass in a tree. I hoped the meat would draw out a hyena. I have to back up as I got ahead of myself. When we were taking pictures, the skies were becoming black again and the wind was picking up. As if that wasnt bad enough, then the thunder and lightning started. Not a good sign. Before they finished skinning and butchering, it started to rain.

By the time it was completed and hung in a tree, everyone was as wet as the return trip from the nyala hunt. Our plan was to return early in the morning. We would walk and hope we didnt spook the hyena that we hoped would be there.

Tuesday, May 8, was the fourth day of the hunt. It continued to rain at least half the night. During the night we heard hyena calling and hoped it was a good sign.

We were up by 4:30 AM and walking by 5:00 AM when of course it started to rain again. The rainy season wasnt supposed to start for another month. As we looked out into the distance, to our left we could see lightning dancing in the sky and to our right was blue sky. Where we were it was drizzling rain and starting to lighten to a ghostly gray. As we got closer to the bait we slowed down and used the brush and trees to help conceal our approach. Dave saw 2 hyena with the help of his binoculars. There was 1 male and 1 female, and according the license I could only take the male. As I lay in a prone position, Dave said the hyena would approach the bait then turn around and run off. He was watching them through his binoculars, describing their movements. I couldnt even find them in my scope because of the lack of light. Dave said the hyena on the left was the male and to get ready to shoot. I finally managed to pick up the hyena in the scope as it was heading away from the bait. The distance was around 110 yards and I told Dave I would do the best I could. I really couldnt pick up the crosshairs. All the while the distance was becoming greater, I finally squeezed the trigger. Needless to say it was a clean miss. Honestly I should never have even pulled the trigger. I didnt have enough light to see well.

That afternoon we came up with another plan to try again. The trackers took down the bait and returned to camp with it. I was told if they didnt the scavenger birds would have picked it clean in no time. The plan for that evening was to place the bair closer to camp. The guides said they had seen 3 hyenas the last couple of nights. We went out just after dark. We put down a mat in a depression where I was to lay in a prone position and wait for the hyenas to arrive. After I got comfortable it started to rain. I figured we would never see the end of the rain. The fix to keep me dry was to cover me with two umbrellas to keep the rain off. It was better than nothing. It now became a waiting game. As I lay waiting and looking at the horizon, all around me the lightning was lighting up the sky. It was like big flash bulbs taking a picture. Meanwhile it continued to rain.

Unless you have tried laying on your stomach in the dark and rain, you havent lived. The rain would slow down and pick up again. I had left the scope cover on and tried my best to keep the rifle dry. Boy that was a major chore.

Dave reached over and touched my leg. He whispered that there were 3 hyenas under the tree. I removed the scope cover and tried to locate them. No matter how hard I tried, I couldnt. Then Dave whispered they had run off. I put the cover back on the scope to protect it from the rain. At this point I could feel my pants getting soaked from the rain even with the umbrellas. It was really uncomfortable. Finally 1 hyena returned, but continued to stay behind the bait tree. Finally Dave said that the hyena was in front of the tree. I removed the scope cover again. Then the fun began, looking through the rain and trying to locate the hyena by flashlight. Its not easy. I lined up the shot the best I could, removed the safety, squeezed the trigger, and hoped for the best. All I knew was that I was continuing to get wet and needed something to happen. Well my shot was on the mark and the hyena dropped in his tracks. Boy was I happy. Pictures could wait until tomorrow.

We took pictures the next morning and Berhun skinned the hyena. We departed camp and headed back to Addas Ababa, not foreseeing any problems as we figured we should arrive at the hotel before dark. We changed our return flight and headed home early.

It was a very interesting hunt and very successful. The people and country of Ethiopia was very eye-opening as well as educational. I would recommend this hunt to anyone looking to hunt a mountain nyala.



Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 8557 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: November 7, 2011 to November 28, 2011
Place of Hunt: Ethiopia -
Hunt Area: Sororo, Danikal


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Dave Rademeyer
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Nyala, Mountain - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Bushbuck, Menelik - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Bushbuck - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: Abyssinian
Dik-Dik - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Gazelle, Soemmerring - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Gerenuk - Availability: Average - Trophy Size:
Oryx, Beisa - Availability: Average - Trophy Size:
Waterbuck, Defassa - Availability: Scarce - Trophy Size:
Game Sought But Not Taken:
Game Condition Comments: I was able to locate each animal I sought, but we had to hunt/work for them.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Good Condition of Equipment: Good
Quality of Food: Good Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Lufthansa Airline Service: Fair
Airline Comments: Lufthansa's service was less than expected - stay w/ KLM or Swiss Air if possible


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $0
Trophy Fees: Amount: $0
Permits/Licenses: Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $0
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: Amount: $0
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: None - everything went extremely smoothly!
Highlights of Hunt: Taking an old, mature mt. nyala and a tentative top ten menelik's bushbuck.
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? Dave Rademeyer is an extremely hard-working, competent PH!


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Melanie Pepper
Contact Information: Tel. 713-621-3251 - 5519 Fieldwood DR | Houston | TX | 77056 E-mail: melanie5519@att.net
Hunting Experience: Extensive
Physical Condition: Good for age


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL



Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 7808 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: June 7, 2010 to June 23, 2010
Place of Hunt: Cameroon -
Hunt Area: Kika and Manbele Forest area


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Dave Rademeyer
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Bongo - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: 32 and 32 1/2 horns.
Duiker - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: 3 1/2 and 4 inch bases.
Elephant - Availability: Scarce - Trophy Size: 19 1/2 pounds and 18 1/4 pounds.
Duiker - Availability: Average - Trophy Size: 3 and 2 1/2 2 inches base.
Game Sought But Not Taken: Antelope - Availability: I was to slow and missed.
Buffalo - Availability: Found no single male tracks.
Sitatunga - Availability: Tracked two but never got a shot.
Game Condition Comments: Condition of animals exceptional.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Excellent Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Excellent Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Air France Airline Service: Excellent
Airline Comments: Air France to Douala Cameroon. Hopper flight to Kika. Problem with First return airplane to Douala. Engine leaking oil. Spent an extra day.


COSTS
Hunting Fees: 14 day forest bongo and species safari. Amount: $42500
Trophy Fees: Bongo $4,750, Forest elephant $6,500, Bay and Peters duiker $650. Amount: $11900
Permits/Licenses: 7 days extra license for forest elephant. Amount: $9300
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $3500
Charter Airfares: From Douala to Kika and back. Amount: $4200
Other Costs: Transport of trophies (1/2 elephant cape) $2,000, 15 percent community $1882.50, gun rental $250, ob Amount: $8333
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: Really had no problems. Much better than expected.
Highlights of Hunt: Taking of the forest elephant ready to charge at 9 paces. Took him with a brain shot. What an excitement.
Equipment Recommendations: Rambo scarfs, to keep sweat from running in your eyes.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? For the excitement of forest elephants, silverback gorillas. The bongo hunt and tracking of sitatunga (didn't see any, just heard them). Fantastic hunt, next mountain nyala.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Robert Duhadaway
Contact Information: Tel. 302-275-4622 - 1403 Ridge Rd., Wilmington, DE 19809 E-mail: bobcatdu17@comcast.net
Hunting Experience: All over the world, mountains in Pakistan to the jungles of Yucatan.
Physical Condition: Above average.


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL

Subscriber-Written Trip Report On Northern Operations Africa, LLC Hunts

Below is one sample of such a Report which is made available to you FREE of Charge.

DATE AND PLACE OF HUNT
Report ID: 7683 Weapon Used: Rifle How Hunt Was Conducted? Guided
Date of Hunt: February 14, 2010 to March 5, 2010
Place of Hunt: Ethiopia -
Hunt Area: Din Din Mountains, Danakil Desert


OUTFITTER, GUIDE AND BOOKING AGENT DETAILS
Outfitter (or safari company): Dave Rademeyer; Northern Operations Africa, LLC. 1255 Algardi Ave; Coral Gables; FL; 33146; Tel. 305-733-1873; Email: dave@northernoperationsafrica.com; Web www.northernoperationsafrica.com
Personal Guide (if any): Cliff Walker
Booking Agent (if any):
Trip Arrangements
(if self-guided):
License Required:


GAME DESCRIPTION
Major Game Animals Taken: Nyala, Mountain - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: L - 38 2/8. R - 37 6/8.
Bushbuck, Menelik - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Gazelle, Soemmerring - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size:
Dik-Dik - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Salt's dik-dik.
Bushbuck - Availability: Abundant - Trophy Size: Abyssinian bushbuck.
Game Sought But Not Taken: Oryx, Beisa - Availability: Extremely unusual rainfall prevented access to area where the oryx occur.
Kudu, Lesser - Availability:
Game Condition Comments: All of the game was in extremely good condition.


SERVICE RATINGS (excellent, good, fair or poor)
Quality of Outfit: Excellent Guide/PH Ability: Excellent
Condition of Camp: Good Condition of Equipment: Excellent
Quality of Food: Good Trophy Care: Excellent
Name of Airline: Ethiopian Airlines Airline Service: Fair
Airline Comments: My gun arrived a day later than the rest of my bags delaying my hunt.


COSTS
Hunting Fees: Amount: $55000
Trophy Fees: Amount: $27000
Permits/Licenses: Included. Amount: $0
Commercial Airfares: Amount: $1400
Charter Airfares: Amount: $0
Other Costs: Miscellaneous and gratuities. Amount: $5000
Total: $0


SUMMARY REMARKS
Problems of Hunt: There were no problems per say, except for a very unseasonal early rain that made hunting for oryx and kudu virtually impossible.
Highlights of Hunt: Taking a magnificent mountain nyala in the Din Din mountains.
Equipment Recommendations: Rain gear.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend? yes
Why? This is a special hunt and Dave's company, Northern Operations Africa, did a great job in all facets of hosting me.


HUNTER INFORMATION
Hunter Name: Matt Muns
Contact Information: Tel. 214-500-2088 - Dallas, TX E-mail: matthewmuns@gmail.com
Hunting Experience: Africa and North America - Extensively.
Physical Condition: Good.


IMPORTANT NOTES (actions taken if hunter unhappy with hunt)
Notified Outfitter? Notified Personal Guide? Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, outfitter or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?


ADDITIONAL HUNTER COMMENTS AND/OR OUTFITTER/BOOKING AGENT REBUTTAL
The rain we encountered in the Danakil Desert was a first in Dave's 6 years of operating in Ethiopia during this time of year. Usually February - May is the dry season and the absolute best time to hunt this area. On the other hand we had perfect weather in the Din Din Mountains, which can be unstable. Dave is petitioning, on my behalf, to the Ethiopian Ministry of Tourism to be able to come back before the end of the hunting season and retry for lesser kudu and beisa oryx. Even with the rain this was truly an outstanding experience and I will be back hunting Ethiopia with Dave in the future.



«« Back to the Report ListGet Instant Access to Our Complete Database »»


Site Map
Home | Subscription Related | Articles & Reports | Trophies  | Advertising | E-mail Extra | Online Store

The Hunting Report Copyright © 2014Who We Are/What We Do / Privacy Policy / Contact Us


Hunting Newsletter
Hunting in Africa, Hunting in Canada, Hunting in Russia...it's all here!
Read an issue of The Hunting Report Newsletter online right now!
Get the latest issue of The Hunting Report Newsletter by mail.
Hunting Africa, hunting russia, hunting europe....It's all one click away!

Outfitter Reports
Hunting Outfitter Reports
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Hunting Reports & Articles
Hunting Experiences
From Fellow Hunters
Angola Hunting (1)
Argentina Hunting (113)
Armenia Hunting (3)
Australia Hunting (99)
Austria Hunting (7)
Azerbaijan Hunting (19)
Benin Hunting (16)
Botswana Hunting (99)
Bulgaria Hunting (2)
Burkina Faso Hunting (4)
Cameroon Hunting (106)
Central African Republic Hunting (54)
Chad Hunting (8)
Chile Hunting (3)
China Hunting (13)
Croatia Hunting (5)
Czech Republic Hunting (5)
Ecuador Hunting (1)
England Hunting (23)
Estonia Hunting (2)
Ethiopia Hunting (38)
France Hunting (1)
Germany Hunting (1)
Ghana Hunting (2)
Greece Hunting (2)
Greenland Hunting (4)
Hungary Hunting (9)
Iceland Hunting (2)
Italy Hunting (1)
Iran Hunting (2)
Kazakhstan Hunting (11)
Kyrgyzstan Hunting (20)
Liberia Hunting (6)
Macedonia Hunting (5)
Mexico Hunting (137)
Mongolia Hunting (67)
Mozambique Hunting (79)
Namibia Hunting (256)
Nepal Hunting (2)
New Caledonia Hunting (19)
New Zealand Hunting (217)
Pakistan Hunting (17)
Papua New Guinea Hunting (4)
Philippines Hunting (3)
Poland Hunting (5)
Romania Hunting (11)
Russia Hunting (80)
Scotland Hunting (28)
Serbia Hunting (1)
Slovakia Hunting (1)
Slovenia Hunting (3)
South Africa Hunting (718)
Spain Hunting (171)
Sudan Hunting (4)
Switzerland Hunting (4)
Tajikistan Hunting (37)
Tanzania Hunting (256)
Turkey Hunting (24)
Turkmenistan Hunting (10)
Uganda Hunting (10)
Ukraine Hunting (3)
Vietnam Hunting (1)
Yugoslavia Hunting (1)
Zambia Hunting (143)
Zimbabwe Hunting (537)


Hunting Reports & Articles
Hunting Experiences
From Fellow Hunters
Alberta Hunting (115)
Manitoba Hunting (22)
New Brunswick Hunting (4)
Newfoundland Hunting (32)
Nunavut Hunting (65)
Northwest Territories Hunting (195)
Ontario Hunting (11)
Quebec Hunting (47)
Saskatchewan Hunting (51)
Yukon Hunting (80)


Hunting Reports & Articles
Hunting Experiences
From Fellow Hunters
Alabama Hunting (5)
Alaska Hunting (475)
Arizona Hunting (41)
California Hunting (68)
Colorado Hunting (83)
Florida Hunting (25)
Georgia Hunting (3)
Hawaii Hunting (16)
Idaho Hunting (39)
Illinois Hunting (15)
Iowa Hunting (7)
Kansas Hunting (28)
Kentucky Hunting (5)
Louisiana Hunting (4)
Maine Hunting (13)
Maryland Hunting (1)
Michigan Hunting (27)
Minnesota Hunting (1)
Mississippi Hunting (3)
Missouri Hunting (8)
Montana Hunting (65)
Nebraska Hunting (7)
Nevada Hunting (33)
New Hampshire Hunting (2)
New Jersey Hunting (1)
New Mexico Hunting (92)
New York Hunting (8)
North Carolina Hunting (3)
North Dakota Hunting (3)
Ohio Hunting (2)
Oklahoma Hunting (1)
Oregon Hunting (18)
Pennsylvania Hunting (2)
South Carolina Hunting (7)
South Dakota Hunting (9)
Tennessee Hunting (1)
Texas Hunting (257)
Utah Hunting (31)
Vermont Hunting (3)
Washington Hunting (6)
Wisconsin Hunting (3)
Wyoming Hunting (143)
 
Hunting Reports & Articles
Hunting Experiences
From Fellow Hunters
Alligator Hunting (22)
Antelope Hunting (355)
   Blackbuck Antelope
   Klipspringer Antelope
   Pronghorn Antelope
Argali Hunting (77)
Banteng Hunting (32)
Bear Hunting (704)
   Black Bear
   Brown Bear
   Grizzly Bear
   Polar Bear
Bison Hunting (20)
Blesbok Hunting (315)
Bobcat Hunting (29)
Bongo Hunting (61)
Bontebok Hunting (38)
Buffalo Hunting (1004)
   Cape Buffalo
   Nile Buffalo
   Water Buffalo
Bushbuck Hunting (633)
   Chobe Bushbuck
   Harnessed Bushbuck
   Limpopo Bushbuck
   Masai Bushbuck
   Menelik Bushbuck
Bushpig Hunting (137)
Caracal Hunting (87)
Caribou Hunting (314)
   Central Canada Caribou
   Mountain Caribou
   Quebec-Labrador Caribou
Cat Hunting (86)
Chamois Hunting (203)
   Cantabrian Chamois
Cheetah Hunting (18)
Chevrotain Hunting (2)
Civet Hunting (33)
Coyote Hunting (19)
Crocodile Hunting (181)
Deer Hunting (1302)
   Brocket Deer
   Columbia Blacktail Deer
   Coues Whitetail Deer
   Desert Mule Deer
   Fallow Deer
   Hog Deer
   Mule Deer
   Pere David Deer
   Red Deer
   Roe Deer
   Rusa Deer
   Sambar Deer
   Sika Deer
   Sitka Blacktail Deer
   Water Deer
   Whitetail Deer
Dik-Dik Hunting (65)
Donkey Hunting (4)
Duiker Hunting (453)
   Blue Duiker
   Bush Duiker
   Common Duiker
   Red-Flanked Duiker
Eland Hunting (611)
   Cape Eland
   Giant Eland
Elephant Hunting (374)
Elk Hunting (285)
   Asian Elk
   Rocky Mountain Elk
   Roosevelt Elk
   Tule Elk
Gazelle Hunting (142)
   Goitered Gazelle
   Grant Gazelle
   Soemmerring Gazelle
   Thomson Gazelle
   Tibetan Gazelle
Gemsbok/Oryx Hunting (503)
Gerenuk Hunting (57)
Giraffe Hunting (94)
Goat Hunting (147)
   Feral Goat
   Mountain Goat
Grysbok Hunting (97)
Hartebeest Hunting (207)
   Red Hartebeest
Hippopotamus Hunting (212)
Hyena Hunting (162)
Ibex Hunting (263)
   Beceite Spanish Ibex
   Gredos Ibex
Impala Hunting (750)
Jaguar Hunting (2)
Javelina Hunting (39)
Kob Hunting (68)
Korrigum Hunting (6)
Kudu Hunting (1006)
   Greater Kudu
   Lesser Kudu
Lechwe Hunting (135)
   Red Lechwe
Leopard Hunting (541)
Lion Hunting (472)
   Mountain Lion
Lynx Hunting (34)
Markhor Hunting (9)
Moose Hunting (254)
   Mountain Moose
   Shiras Moose
Mouflon Hunting (104)
Muntjac Hunting (16)
Musk Ox Hunting (54)
Nilgai Hunting (16)
Nyala Hunting (303)
   Mountain Nyala
Oribi Hunting (106)
Ox Hunting (60)
Peccary Hunting (29)
Prarie Dog Hunting (5)
Puku Hunting (95)
Reedbuck Hunting (355)
   Mountain Reedbuck
Reindeer Hunting (6)
Rhebok Hunting (72)
Rhinoceros Hunting (84)
Roan Hunting (187)
Sable Hunting (369)
Sheep Hunting (669)
   Aoudad Sheep
   Barbary Sheep
   Bighorn Sheep
   Blue Sheep
   California Big Horn Sheep
   Corsican Sheep
   Dall Sheep
   Desert Bighorn Sheep
   Feral Sheep
   Four-Horned Sheep
   Kerman Sheep
   Mouflon Sheep
   Red Sheep
   Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep
   Soay Sheep
   Stone Sheep
Sitatunga Hunting (112)
Springbok Hunting (406)
Steenbok Hunting (220)
Suni Hunting (39)
Tahr Hunting (149)
   Himalayan Tahr
Takin Hunting (1)
Tiang Hunting (11)
Topi Hunting (38)
Tsessebe Hunting (94)
Tur Hunting (7)
Urial Hunting (18)
Varmint Hunting (71)
Warthog Hunting (696)
Waterbuck Hunting (471)
Wildebeest Hunting (665)
   Black Wildebeest
   Blue Wildebeest
Wolf Hunting (231)
Wolverine Hunting (45)
Yak Hunting (3)
Zebra Hunting (725)
   Burchell's Zebra