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 rough, and solid boss. This should be 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 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 outwards. 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 open 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. Blue Wildebeest trophies will be around 4 years. The sheer brute strength of the Blue 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 form part of the four-color variations. Hunting a Black Springbok is no different from hunting a Common Springbok. Black springbok is not a subspecies but a color phase.

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 are difficult to judge. The tusk length, in combination with 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 when wounded or cornered 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.

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 Trophy

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 game species in South 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.

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 separate subspecies. Hunting tactics and the characteristics of the White Blesbok are no different from the Common Blesbok.

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

Kudu and Black 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

Black 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

Plains Game Hunting

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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Eland trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Eland can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Gemsbok are included in most of our hunting packages.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Gemsbok are included in most of our hunting packages.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Red Lechwe are included in one of our hunting packages.
Cape Buffalo trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Cape Buffalo can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Black Wildebeest are included in our hunting packages.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Waterbuck are included in our hunting packages.
Cape Buffalo trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Cape Buffalo can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Blue Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blue Wildebeest can be added on to any of hunting packages
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blesbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Black Wildebeest are included in our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Steenbok shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Steenbok can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Zebra trophy shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Zebra can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Red Haretebeest shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Red Hartebeest can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Bushbuck can be added on to any of hunting packages
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Bushbuck can be added on to any of hunting packages
Giraffe shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Giraffe can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Fallow Deer shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Fallow Deer can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Mountain Reedbuck are included in all our hunting packages.
Mountain Reedbuck taken Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Mountain Reedbuck are included in all our hunting packages.
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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Gemsbok are included in most of our hunting packages.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Red Lechwe are included in one of our hunting packages.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Red Lechwe are included in one of our hunting packages.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Waterbuck are included in our hunting packages.
Cape Buffalo trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Cape Buffalo can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Blue Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blue Wildebeest can be added on to any of hunting packages
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Black Wildebeest are included in our hunting packages.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blesbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blesbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blesbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blesbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Zebra can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern. Zebra can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Red Haretebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Red Hartebeest can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Steenbok shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Steenbok can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Duiker shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Duiker can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Duiker shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Duiker can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Giraffe shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern. Giraffe can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Fallow Deer trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Fallow Deer can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Mountain Reedbuck are included in all our hunting packages.
Mountain Reedbuck taken Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Mountain Reedbuck are included in all our hunting packages.
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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Kudu are included in most of our hunting packages.
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. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Nyala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Nyala are included in most of our hunting packages.
Eland trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Eland can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Gemsbok are included in most of our hunting packages.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Gemsbok are included in most of our hunting packages.
Gemsbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Gemsbok are included in most of our hunting packages.
Red Lechwe trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Red Lechwe are included in one of our hunting packages.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Waterbuck are included in our hunting packages.
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Black Wildebeest are included in our hunting packages.
Waterbuck trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Waterbuck are included in our hunting packages.
Blue Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blue Wildebeest can be added on to any of hunting packages
Black Wildebeest trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Black Wildebeest are included in our hunting packages.
Blesbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Blesbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Warthog trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Warthog are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Impala trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Impala are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Springbok trophy hunting with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South Africa. Springbok are included in all our hunting packages.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Zebra can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Zebra shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Zebra can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Red Haretebeest shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Red Hartebeest can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Steenbok shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Steenbok can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Bushbuck can be added on to any of hunting packages
Bushbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Bushbuck can be added on to any of hunting packages
Fallow Deer shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Fallow Deer can be added on to any of hunting packages.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape. Mountain Reedbuck are included in all our hunting packages.
Mountain Reedbuck shot with Nick Bowker in the Eastern Cape South. Mountain Reedbuck are included in all our hunting packages.
Black Wildebeest taken with Nick Bowker in the Easten. Black Wildebeest are included in our hunting packages.