Hunting Report 9237

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Edward D. Yates
Contact Information:690 Grand Manor Dr., Wrightsville, PA 17368 , ; Phone: 717-252-2571 Email: yates690@comcast.net
Hunting Experience:Extensive
Physical Condition:OK
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:07/16/2013 to 07/27/2013
Place of Hunt: - Uganda - 1
Hunting Area:Kabwoya, Kalangala (Buggala) Island, and Pian Upe
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Lake Albert Lodge (now operated as Royal Uganda Outfitters) ; , ; Phone: 011-256-772-221003 Email: reservations@lakealbertlodge.com Website: www.lakealbertlodge.com
Personal Guide (if any):Bruce Martin, Craig Nel
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Kob; Buffalo, Nile; Bushbuck, Nile ; Sitatunga; Reedbuck, Mountain
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Game was plentiful. Some evidence of poaching at Kabwoya.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:GoodCondition of Equipment:Good
Quality of Food:GoodTrophy Care:N/A
Name of Airline:Ethiopean AirlinesAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:
Costs
Hunting Fees:Amount:$49300.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Permits/Licenses:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:Business classAmount:$5300.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:TipsAmount:$0.00
Total:$49300.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:I first wounded the buffalo and it took two days of tracking in dense cover to finish it.
Highlights of Hunt:I now have all 5 African buffalo, all 8 bushbuck, and all 4 sitatunga.
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Unique animals, great outfitter. Bruce is a first-rate PH. Godfrey, the tracker, did a great job in finding the wounded buffalo.
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