Hunting Report 1534348374

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Mark Richards
Contact Information:16250 Neabsco Beach Way Woodbridge,Virginia 22191 USA ; Phone: 703 973 2517 Email: mgrcabin@comcast.net
Hunting Experience:Lifetime hunting US, Africa, etc.
Physical Condition:57 years old, still running 10 milers and 1/2 marathons.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:08/01/2018 to 08/10/2018
Place of Hunt: - Zimbabwe - 1
Hunting Area:Hippo Valley Estates/Mteri Dam
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Hippo Valley Safaris ; , ; Phone: 011263712211277 Email: alandavies.hunterservices@gmail.com
Personal Guide (if any):Alan T Davies
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Buffalo, Cape; Buffalo, Cape; Elephant
Game Sought But Not Taken:Hippopotamus; Giraffe
Game Conditions Comments:
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:SAAAirline Servicefair
Airline Comments:Packed like sardines.
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:
Trophy Fees:Amount:$4000.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$3000.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Total:$4000.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:Too many people in hunting area.
Highlights of Hunt:Tracking elaphant and buffalo
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?This is for the right person looking for big buffalo or a different experience. It is a true pleasure to hunt with Alan and his tracker Showder!
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?Notified Personal Guide?Notified Booking Agent?
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals
For more details see my article in the Hunting Report.nOr give me a call 703 973 2517