A Ride-Along with Stewards of Africa's Wild

March 10, 2014

Africa keeps its wildlife wild and free only by adhering to a strict conservation philosophy that includes all stakeholders—government entities, ranchers, hunting outfits, professional hunters and human inhabitants in the bush—putting skin in the game.

An African Big-Game Hunt, Caprivi Style

February 28, 2014

Standing toe-to-toe with Earth’s largest land mammal makes one thing clear: Elephant hunting is not a task to be taken lightly.

The Lion Rules Headlines

February 20, 2014

A petition by a coalition of anti-hunting environmental groups has led the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to study whether the African lion should be protected under the Endangered Species Act. An ensuing battle pits preservationists vs. conservationists.

The Red Lechwe: Hunting Africa with Kimber

October 24, 2013

NRA E-Media's Tom Rickwalder had an opportunity to take a variety of game on his very first African safari—including the elusive lechwe.

What Do Women Want in a Hunting Guide?

July 29, 2013

We asked some of the country’s top female hunters to reveal what they like and what they don’t like in a guide, based on their past experiences. See what Melissa Bachman, Tiffany Lakosky, Brenda Valentine and more had to say on the subject.

Wild Game is the New Green

July 26, 2013

Frank Miniter delves into the wild-game health craze to figure out why hipsters and foodies alike are flocking to get their hands on some.

Buffalo By Boat

July 01, 2013

In the floodplains of the Caprivi Strip, hunting dangerous game sometimes means taking to the water.

Plains Games

June 05, 2013

On his first Namibia safari, the author’s adventures go beyond his wildest childhood dreams and ignite an inextinguishable love for Africa.

When Guided Hunts Go Wrong

May 09, 2013

No hunt is perfect, but there's a difference between "that's why we call it hunting," and a truly bad experience—especially when you're working with an outfitter. But what do you do when a guided hunt goes wrong? Keith Wood offers some advice.

Spiral Horns and Curious Diversions

April 30, 2013

Carefully laid plans for a classic African plains-game hunt take an unexpected turn.