Archive for elephant hunting

Ivory Trade Ban, Limits on Elephant Imports and What They Mean for Hunters

If unchecked, a proposed ban on the sale and trade of legally owned ivory would harm American hunters.

December 30, 2014

Federal Premium Cape-Shok Woodleigh Hydro Solid

The Woodleigh Hydro Solid as loaded by Federal Premium proves its penetration power in Namibia.

March 07, 2014

Why Everyone Should Embrace Elephant Hunting

Many people, including hunters, don't like the idea of elephant hunting. But they should not insist others agree with them so long as the activity is legal and does not harm the resource.

March 07, 2014

Jumbo Down!

It does not take a village to feed a village. It takes one hunter to assume his natural role in the environment.

June 12, 2012

Hunting Africa on a Budget

With some imagination, flexibility and patience a hunter may be able to save a few bucks when planning an African hunt of a lifetime.

February 09, 2012

The Truth About Elephant Hunting

By Keith Wood

June 01, 2011

Elephant on the Galana

An elephant license and 50 miles along the Galana River to hunt Kenya’s famed elephant country were pretty special back in 1970.

February 07, 2011

100-Pounder Taken

Manuel Pariente recently shot a 100 pounder in Botswana with Johan Calitz Safaris, guided by professional hunter Willy McDonald.

April 30, 2010

The Big Five

Renowned as the most dangerous game in Africa, the Big Five are a major milestone in any safari hunter’s career.

March 09, 2010

Hunting Ivory to Kill Time

The year was 1948 and the author's future looked somewhat bleak, until he embarked on a 30-day safari that would change his life forever.

January 13, 2010

The Ultimate Safari Experience (Page III)

We celebrate the Old Girl's birthday and give thanks for an incredible hunt.

December 15, 2009

The Ultimate Safari Experience (Page II)

I was hunting with my William Evans double rifle made in 1919 and chambered for the .500 Nitro Express.

December 15, 2009

The Ultimate Safari Experience

Taking on such a formidable quarry as the elephant takes hunting to a whole new level.

December 15, 2009

Blue Collar Elephants

A quest for adventure leads the author to Africa to track wild African elephants in the Zambezi River Valley.

June 11, 2009