Archive for african safari

The Final Chapter

A tale of two old men, and one fabulous rifle.

July 14, 2014

Anti’s Crash the Party on Texas Co-Ed’s Facebook Page

Photos from an African safari draw threats and rants, and reveal a complete lack of understanding about wildlife management.

July 03, 2014

African Trophies Shared

The reasons father and son go to Africa, and what they take home, far exceed hide and horn. After sharing a lifetime of hunting, it's only fitting that the author would head to Africa with his father by his side.

May 27, 2014

What Your Hunting Guide Wants

You know what you want in a hunting guide, and if you’ve ever gone on a guided hunt, you know that you will receive instructions and maybe even a few lists before you arrive.

April 21, 2014

A Ride-Along with Stewards of Africa's Wild

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.

March 10, 2014

The Accidental Buffalo

The author is reminded of the old adage, “Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.”

March 09, 2014

Outfitters on Display

Outfitters from throughout the world have set up camp at the Great American Outdoor show, offering guests a chance to plan hunts and fishing trips in every corner of the globe imaginable. Here are a few of the operations that Justin McDaniel happened across in Harrisburg.

February 07, 2014

Playing the Numbers Game at the SCI Convention

Safari Club International’s 42nd annual convention may be in Las Vegas, but attendees can play the numbers game without ever entering a casino.

February 07, 2014

Buffalo By Boat

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

July 01, 2013

Plains Games

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

June 05, 2013

Spiral Horns and Curious Diversions

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

April 30, 2013

Should Lion Hunting be Banned?

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April 03, 2013

Seminar: Your First African Safari

Get all the details you need at the “Your First African Safari” seminar.

December 26, 2012

Is "Dangerous Game Hunting" Really That Dangerous?

The Myth: Dangerous game hunting isn’t really that dangerous.

July 16, 2012

Trumped By the Truth

Frank Miniter gets to the bottom of the false allegations tied to an African safari involving Eric and Donald Trump, Jr.

April 09, 2012