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Re: Africa
« Reply #25 on: November 07, 2017, 03:05:59 PM »
We have decided to go with Iliwa Safaris.

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Re: Africa
« Reply #26 on: November 07, 2017, 04:00:35 PM »
Solid choice from what my research was able to turn up.  Should be a great hunt, do you have the dates picked out yet?

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Re: Africa
« Reply #27 on: November 09, 2017, 09:41:14 AM »
August 5th give or take a day for the start of the hunt.

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Re: Africa
« Reply #28 on: November 11, 2017, 07:34:59 PM »
Contact KEN CHAPLIN...509.485.2077 or kgcfisher@amerion.com.......he's a booking agent and Ihave used him on several occasssions, so have my clients.............both in South Africa and in Namibia..........in fact we are going, on a ten day hunt  to the Limpopo area  of SA in March of 18 for the same type of hunt you are looking for at a price less than $6K.   Give him a call I have clients that have gone with him and me and my friends and on return hunts to different areas.
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this is who I went with as well, he recommended Custom travel who gave very good instructions on getting guns through quickly & the gal who worked there saved me a bundle by having me wait a few weeks for the price of airfare to drop which she knew it would. I took my family & had a great time & my 11 year-old girl & 8 year-old boy got to hunt as well.
I thought I would save money by having a taxidermist in South Africa and they mixed up my kudu, gemsbok and springbok with someone else's.  So keep that in mind.

I have heard of that happening on a fairly regular basis. I know there is a few guys on here that have not got the animals they harvested back, rather someone else's.
I went with Black Bear taxidermy in SA who ironically studied taxidermy in Thompson Falls MT. anyway he switched my gorgeous Kudu cape for one that looks like it was drug a ways & my Impala which was beautiful for one that was obviously in more than a few fights. thousands of miles away & no real recourse. but I figured too many mounts I see done here don't look right & he sees them in the bush all the time, he knows what they look like. your decision, but I would take thousands of pictures, dip pack & ship capes & provide pictures to taxi.
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Genesis 27:3 Now then, get your equipment—your quiver and bow—and go out to the open country to hunt some wild game for me

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Re: Africa
« Reply #29 on: November 11, 2017, 10:04:31 PM »
damn good advice runningboard. I'll remember that when I go over there.  :tup:

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Re: Africa
« Reply #30 on: November 14, 2017, 02:46:39 PM »
I will have all my taxidermy done over here for sure as I have guys I trust here. I will be using a travel agency that was recommended and has a very good reputation with hunters traveling to Africa. I am set on Iliwa safaris at this time but thanks for the input.

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Re: Africa
« Reply #31 on: November 14, 2017, 03:21:24 PM »
Looking forward to hearing how this goes. Wouldn’t mind taking the whole family over for hunting and photos.
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