Hunting Report 8765

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Dick & Sandi Fruchey
Contact Information:PO Box 311 | Riverton |WY | 82501 , ; Phone: 307-856-3325 Email: san_fuchey@hotmail.com
Hunting Experience:Extensive
Physical Condition:Fair
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:06/26/2012 to 07/02/2012
Place of Hunt: - Zambia - 1
Hunting Area:Rockdale; CMR Farm & Kushiya
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Muchinga Adventures, Ltd. ; P.O. Box 390003 Lusaka,Zambia Africa ; Phone: 011 260-977-774815 Email: johndp@zamnet.zm Website: www.munchingaadventures.com
Personal Guide (if any):Arthur Taylor; Gavin Robinson
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Waterbuck, Defassa; Hartebeest, Lichtenstein; Sable
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:This is generally specialty hunting, where you base in Lusaka, and drive 1 - 2.5 hours, daily, to various farms, ranches or government areas that have the desired animals available for hunting.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:GoodCondition of Equipment:Good
Quality of Food:GoodTrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:Delta + South AfricaAirline ServiceExcellent
Airline Comments:Delta (US to Johannesburg, South Africa) SAA (Johannesburg to Lusaka)
Costs
Hunting Fees:Five day package for twoAmount:$4000.00
Trophy Fees:Waterbuck 2,500 / Hartebeest $1800 / Sable $8000Amount:$12300.00
Permits/Licenses:Firearms permit $100 / Visas at airport $50 eachAmount:$200.00
Commercial Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Dip and Pack $1500 / Local shipping agent $350 / Tips $1020Amount:$2870.00
Total:$19370.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None
Highlights of Hunt:Getting good quality trophies!
Equipment Recommendations:Dress in layers - chilly mornings & warm days. Take your shot records showing current yellow fever immunization.
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Muchinga Adventures provided what it said it would, with no hidden costs.
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