My most incredible stalk ever!

It’s my third visit to Nduna Hunting Safaris in South Africa‘s East Cape. Nduna Lodge is situated a few miles from Alexandria and is home to a healthy population of African game. I’ve hunted a variety of game during my time at Nduna – with rifle and bow – but it’s the latter that keeps pulling me back for more! Some of my best ever stalks ever have taken place at Nduna with my bow – but I’ve often emerged empty handed! 🙁 However yesterday was to end in triumph! I’d been stalking a herd of zebra for two days Read More

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Date: April 17, 2013

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Date: February 4, 2012

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Date: September 30, 2011

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Ian’s Airgun Safari Gear

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Date: July 31, 2011

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Date: June 15, 2011

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Date: May 26, 2011

Shot my first ever Georgia Eastern Turkey today!

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Date: May 15, 2011

Getting ready for my turkey hunt with Pine Ridge.

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Date: May 13, 2011

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Date: April 20, 2011

My first black wildebeest with my new Bear Carnage Bow

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Date: March 25, 2011