Hunting Report 10621

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Charles Butler
Contact Information:1708 Fair St, Mankato, MN USA, 56001 , ; Phone: 507 388 7019 Email: crbutler@hickorytech.net
Hunting Experience:Fairly extensive, over 10 african safaris plus Alaska, Canada and the lower 48.
Physical Condition:overweight, but able to walk.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:06/17/2016 to 06/24/2016
Place of Hunt: - South Africa - 1
Hunting Area:Eastern Cape Proveence- Rygerspoort
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):African Field Sports ; Rygerspoort Cradock,Cape Province 5880 South Africa ; Phone: 011 27 48 881 3816 Email: afs@murrayranches.co.za Website: www.africanfieldsports.co.za
Personal Guide (if any):Sakkie Retief
Booking Agent (if any):Adam Clements Safari Trackers Inc. ; 16015 Via Shavano Suite 102 San Antonio,TX 78249 ; Phone: 210-698-0077 Email: adam@safaritrackers.com Website: www.safaritrackers.com
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Rhinoceros, White; Kudu, Greater; Bontebok; Blesbok; Rhebok, Vaal; Reedbuck, Mountain; Springbok
Game Sought But Not Taken:Wildebeest, Black; Eland, Cape; Bushbuck, Cape; Bushpig; ;
Game Conditions Comments:very good. All the animals we hunted were born on the property; but they do bring some in to improve the genetics.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:ExcellentCondition of Equipment:Excellent
Quality of Food:ExcellentTrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:Delta and SAAAirline ServiceExcellent
Airline Comments:Airlines got me there with my luggage.
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$0.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Total:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Not enough time for everything I would have liked to hunt.
Highlights of Hunt:Completing my big 5 with an exciting hunt on a good old postbreeding male.
Equipment Recommendations:.40 or larger rifle on Rhino.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?excellent hosts in a beautiful facility.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?noNotified Personal Guide?noNotified Booking Agent?no
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?no
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals