Trophy Hunting South Africa

Trophy hunting in South Africa is like nowhere else in the world. The number and density of animals will astound any first time African hunter.

South Africa is now the number one destination for trophy hunters, with a cost that could only be dreamed about a few decades ago.

Kudu shot while trophy hunting in South Africa

Trophy Hunting South Africa

Cape Buffalo trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Cape Buffalo Trophy Hunting in South Africa

Cape Buffalo weighs in at around 1400 pounds. Trophy quality lies with a hard, and solid boss. This is attained at the age of 7 to 8 years. Buffalo kills more hunters than any other species.

Kudu trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Kudu Trophy Hunting in South Africa

Eastern Cape Kudu weighs in at 340 pounds. Good trophies have three deep turns with good shape. Bulls are mature trophies at around 7 years. Kudu trophy hunting in South Africa is difficult.

Nyala trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Nyala Trophy Hunting in South Africa

Nyala weighs in at 200 pounds. Quality trophies have good bases, and the tips going straight up or flaring outward. Trophy maturity is at around 7 years. Male & female nyala differ significantly.

Waterbuck trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Waterbuck Trophy Hunting in South Africa

Waterbuck weighs in at approximately 550 pounds and mature at around 5 years. Horns hooking forward and attaining a white coloring at least halfway up the horn indicate maturity.

Blesbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Blesbok Trophy Hunting in South Africa

Blesbok weighs around 140 pounds. Rams mature at 3 years. Trophy quality lies in the width of the boss and horn color. The trophy should stand out in the herd. Blesbok can also be white.

Impala trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Impala Trophy Hunting in South Africa

Impala weighs in at around 130 pounds. The lyre-shaped horns are carried by the males, which should be wide and standout from the other males. Trophy maturity is at about four years.

Eland trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Eland Trophy

Eland weighs in around 1500 pounds and matures to trophy quality at about 8 years. Trophy quality lies in a thick neck and the color of the dewlap, as well as a darkened fringe on the forehead.

Gemsbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Gemsbok Trophy

Gemsbok weighs in around 500 pounds. Trophy maturity is at around 4 years. Both males and females make for spectacular Trophies. The female’s horns are longer but more slender and will also tend to curve backward.

Red Lechwe trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Lechwe Trophy

Red Lechwe trophies weigh in at around 200 pounds. Bulls mature at five years. The spread of the horns and the tips hooking forward indicate maturity. Red Lechwe is an introduced species and has adapted well to savannah.

Blue Wildebeest trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Blue Wildebeest Trophy

Blue Wildebeest weighs around 350 pounds. Trophy quality can be judged by the size of the boss and the curl. Wildebeest trophies will be about 4 years. The sheer brute strength of the Wildebeest when hit is amazing.

Giraffe trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Giraffe Trophy

Giraffe weighs in at around 2500 pounds, makes for an interesting stalk, and is an unusual trophy. Older animals become much darker with age. The vegetation they also eat impacts color. The giraffe can become 18-foot-tall.

Black springbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Black Springbok Trophy

Black Springbok forms part of the four-color variations. Hunting a black is no different from hunting a normal springbok and is not a subspecies but a color variant and is reasonably common.

Sable Antelope trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Sable Antelope Trophy

Sable antelope weighs in at over 500 pounds and is mature at 6 years. A large jet black mature sable bull is, without a doubt, the most impressive trophy. Sable antelope prices have declined as numbers have increased.

Warthog trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Warthog Trophy

Warthog will weigh in at 180 pounds and are mature trophies at about 6 to 7 years. Trophies can be very difficult to judge. The tusk length, as well as the size of the warthog, needs to be considered.

Zebra trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Zebra Trophy

Zebra weighs in at around 800 pounds. Stallions mature at around five years. You may want to consider a slightly younger animal or a mare if you are looking for a flat skin. Older stallions are often very battle-scarred.

Black Wildebeest trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Black Wildebeest Trophy

Black Wildebeest weighs around 320 pounds. As with his cousin, the blue wildebeest Trophy quality is judged by the size of the boss and the curl. Black Wildebeest can be very aggressive when wounded. Beware!

Bushbuck trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Bushbuck Trophy

Bushbuck weighs in at around 100 pounds. Trophy quality lies in the length of the horns with solid bases. Maturity for a trophy is at 7 years. Bushbuck can be dangerous if wounded and will not hesitate to charge.

Steenbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Steenbok Trophy

Steenbok should weigh in at 25 pounds. Trophies are judged by the horn length well exceeding the ears. Steenbok Trophies mature at about 4 years. Steenbok makes for very underrated trophy hunting in South Africa.

White springbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

White Springbok Trophy

White springbok forms part of the four-color variations. Hunting the four-color phases is referred to as hunting the springbok slam. The white springbok is not a subspecies but a color phase.

Grey Rhebok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Grey (Vaal) Rhebok Trophy

Grey Rhebok weighs in at around 40 pounds and matures at 4 years. These antelope are typically found in high lying areas above 3000 feet. They have very soft fur and are revered by locals as a difficult adversery.

Springbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Springbok Trophy

Springbok trophies weigh in at 50 pounds. Trophies will be around three years, and trophy quality is judged by the width of the bases and the length. Look to the ram that stands out in the herd.

Mountain Reedbuck trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Mountain Reedbuck

Mountain Reedbuck weigh in at around 65 pounds. Look for horns that are clearing the ears for good trophy quality. Mountain Reedbuck are found in rocky outcrops and can make for a difficult stalk as they are very alert.

Red Hartebeest trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Red Hartebeest Trophy

Red Hartebeest weighs around 350 pounds. Trophy quality can be judged by the size of the bosses. Mature bulls will stand out at shoulder height. Trophies will be around 4 years—one of the fastest plains species in Africa.

Fallow Deer trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Fallow Deer Trophy

Fallow deer weigh in at 140 pounds and was introduced by the British. The rut runs from March through June. Fallow deer are widespread in the Bedford area. Most fallow deer are shot opportunistically on other hunts.

Duiker trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Duiker Trophy

Duiker weighs in at 25 pounds. Horn tips should be level with the ears for good quality trophies. Duikers are often shot opportunistically while hunting other larger African game animals. The duiker has very refined senses.

Copper springbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

Copper Springbok Trophy

Copper springbok forms part of the four-color variations. Hunting the four-color phases is referred to as hunting the springbok slam. The copper springbok is not a subspecies but a color phase.

White Blesbok trophy hunted in the Eastern Cape South Africa.

White Blesbok Trophy

White Blesbok is a color mutation of the common Blesbok and not a subspecies. Hunting tactics and the characteristics of the white blesbok are no different from the common blesbok. White blesbok is now widespread.

Trophy package hunted with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa

Nyala and Kudu Package

Kudu package trophy
Blesbok package trophy.
Nyala package trophy
springbok package trophy.
Warthog package trophy
Impala package trophy.
Mountain Reedbuck package trophy

Kudu and Wildebeest Package

Kudu package Trophy
Springbok package Trophy
Impala package Trophy
Blesbok package Trophy
Mountain Reedbuck package Trophy
Warthog package Trophy
Black Wildebeest package Trophy

Kudu and Nyala Package

Kudu package Trophy
Springbok package Trophy
Impala package Trophy
Blesbok package Trophy
Mountain Reedbuck package Trophy
Warthog package Trophy
Nyala package Trophy

Wildebeest and Kudu Package

Kudu package Trophy
Springbok package Trophy
Impala package Trophy
Blesbok package Trophy
Mountain Reedbuck package Trophy
Warthog package Trophy
Black Wildebeest package Trophy

Nyala and Kudu Package with Black Wildebeest add-on.

Kudu trophy taken in April 2021
Nyala trophy taken in April 2021
Impala trophy taken in April 2021
Springbok trophy taken in April 2021
Warthog trophy taken in April 2021
Mountain Reedbuck trophy taken in April 2021
Black Wildebeest trophy taken in April 2021
Blesbok trophy taken in April 2021

Plains Game Hunting

Sable antelope trophy
Gemsbok trophy shot in April 2021
Common springbok trophy
Sable antelope trophy shot in April 2021
Fallow Deer trophy
Black Wildebeest trophy
Mountain reedbuck trophy
Zebra trophy
Warthog trophy
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Eland trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Cape Buffalo trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Cape Buffalo trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blue Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Steenbok shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Zebra trophy shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Red Haretebeest shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Giraffe shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Tan spotted fallow deer trophy
Fallow Deer shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Mountain Reedbuck taken Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Bushbuck trophy
Kudu trophy
Impala trophy
Mountain Reedbuck trophy
Kudu trophy
Waterbuck trophy shot in April 2021
White springbok trophy
Kudu trophy shot in April 2021
Fallow Deer trophy
Gemsbok trophy
Nyala trophy
White blesbok trophy
Impala trophy
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa..
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Cape Buffalo trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blue Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern.
Red Haretebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Steenbok shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Duiker shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Duiker shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Giraffe shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern.
Light tan spotted fallow deer trophy
Fallow Deer trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Mountain Reedbuck trophy hunting.
Blesbok trophy
Impala trophy
Grey rhebok trophy
Duiker Trophy
Black Springbok trophy
Red Hartebeest trophy shot in April 2021
Copper springbok trophy
Copper springbok trophy
Nyala trophy
Warthog trophy
Springbok trophy
Impala trophy
Kudu trophy
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
 Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
Kudu trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Eland trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blue Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Warthog trophy hunting.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Red Haretebeest shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Steenbok shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Fallow Deer shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
White fallow deer trophy
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape
Black Wildebeest taken with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape.
Black Springbok trophy
Kudu trophy
Blesbok trophy