Shot Placement – Elephants

Things to be considered when hunting elephant Premium grade solid bullets only should be used, also for body shots. Expanding or “soft” bullets should not be used on elephant.   Big Bullets Make Big Holes Suitable caliber rifles with heavy bullets to break/penetrate bone.  Generally, 9,3mm (.366”) and up should be used, although most countries…

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2023 Vol-3

Stanley and I had an extra day rest in Maun- Botswana as the next group, a family of 4, were delayed in London due to flight difficulties. We picked up their bags at the airport and drove to their camp (about 5 hours) whilst they flew in with a chopper to the hunting area –…

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2023 Vol-2

The first DG hunt of the year was scheduled for the 01-15 May with a long-time friend from New Zealand on his first trophy jumbo hunt. We’d planned this since last year and chose the area based on simplicity, price, and the option of a fly camp which is what Paul (n/c) wanted – nothing…

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