Hunting Report 8648

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Stu Mauney
Contact Information:210 Jekyll Island Road | Jesup, Georgia | Georgia | USA | 31545 , ; Phone: 912-530-7751 Email: stumauney@hotmail.com
Hunting Experience:35 years, 16 states and 6 foreign countries
Physical Condition:Excellent, exercise, run or ride 4 days per week.
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:03/20/2012 to 03/24/2012
Place of Hunt: - Namibia - 1
Hunting Area:Damaraland, Torra Conservancy
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Savannah Safaris Namibia ; , ; Phone: 011-1-940-391-9158 Email: brian@savannahsafaris.net Website: www.savannahsafarisnamibia.net
Personal Guide (if any):Henk Fourie, PH
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Oryx; Springbok; Ostrich; Zebra, Hartmann
Game Sought But Not Taken:Hyena; ; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Excellent, numerous, all of outstanding quality
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:South African Airways and Air NamibiaAirline ServiceFair
Airline Comments:Air Namibia cancelled our return flight from Windhoek to Johannesburg requiring us to wait 10 hours in the Johannesburg airport. Never fly Air Namibia - they can not even keep straight when their flights are scheduled.
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$2950.00
Trophy Fees:Ostrich $400, Oryx $865, Springbok, $465, Zebra $865Amount:$2595.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:$1224 SAA AND Air Naimbia, $275 Jet BlueAmount:$1499.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:$130/animal dip and packAmount:$130.00
Total:$5675.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None
Highlights of Hunt:44 and 1/2 inch Oryx taken by my wife, numerous huge Hartman's mountain zebra stallions. One million acre conservancy in a desert environment.
Equipment Recommendations:Headlamp/flashlights - there is no electricity in the camp.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Fabulous trophy quality in a desert environment not found anywhere else on earth.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?N/ANotified Personal Guide?N/ANotified Booking Agent?N/A
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?N/A
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals