One of the most recognizable species in Southern Africa is the Greater Kudu. Hunting Greater Kudu antelopes are one of the most popular plains game species available in Africa to hunt. Safari Club International recognizes there are actually 6 different sub species of Kudu: Abyssinian Greater Kudu (generally found in Mid-Eastern Africa) East African Greater […]
Plains Game Hunting in Africa
About Plains Game Hunting JD African Safaris offers plains game hunts in several different South African countries. Our plains game hunts are primarily offered in South Africa at our premier Thakadu lodge in Limpopo, or in the Sundays River Valley in the Eastern Cape. In addition to South African locations we offer plains game at […]
Giraffe Hunting in South Africa
Another great article from our client Mark B about his experience Giraffe Hunting in South Africa! Having taken a Hippo and two Cape Buffalo on this hunting safari, the next animal on my list was a Giraffe. A Giraffe wasn’t one of my must have trophies but it was part of the package deal. After […]
Hunting Warthog in Africa
One of the most instantly recognizable animals in Africa is the warthog! Hunting warthog in Africa can be a rewarding adventure on its own merit. Fun, low-pressure hunting for this animal makes it perfect for a low-key day. Because of this, some folks will choose a safari with Warthog as the primary animal selection. They’re […]
How much does a Safari Cost?
Although the old saying, “You can’t put a price on memories,” holds true, there’s always a price-point necessary to make each memory comfortable. I’m commonly approached by people, who ask just out of curiosity, “So, how much does a safari cost, anyway?” Once I was at a gun shop, when a lady noticed the JD […]
What is a Plains Game Safari Hunt Like?
As an observer, I tried to imagine how a plains game safari hunt in Africa would differ from a domestic game hunt in America. This came about in response to my attempts to explain my experiences when asked by so many people upon my return. I decided it best to try to put it in a […]