The BaitShop Homepage
Forum Home Forum Home > The Library > BSBlogs and Member Articles
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - SGraves155--Caprivi04
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

This site is completely supported by donations; there are no corporate sponsors. We would be honoured if you would consider a small donation, to be used exclusively for forum expenses.



Thank you, from the BaitShop Boyz!

SGraves155--Caprivi04

 Post Reply Post Reply
Author
Message
sgraves155 View Drop Down
.223 Remington
.223 Remington
Avatar

Joined: 21 August 2007
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 85
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote sgraves155 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: SGraves155--Caprivi04
    Posted: 26 December 2007 at 16:00

Hunted in the Capriv Strip of Namibia on the Chobe River north of Botswana. PH John Wambach. November 2004. Temps 100-120 F.

Game taken: EleX 2, Zebra, mamba

Hunted but not taken: Croc, impala, lion, lioness

Mamba

loafing cows and calves (tracked them all morning)

Makorro canoe

Giant ground hornbill

Huge Waterbuck

trophy ele

        Black Mouth mamba

Black mouth mamba  

Unimog full of potential elephant butcherers

Meat ele

Zebra carcass and fresh lion-kill anchored together

 

 

boomslange

Katima Mulilo town

 



Edited by sgraves155
Steve
Back to Top
Kingpin View Drop Down
.416 Rigby
.416 Rigby
Avatar
aka Old IronSides

Joined: 01 July 2003
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 11716
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Kingpin Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 23 January 2008 at 14:53
Nothing short of fantastic. When you need a gun bearer, please give me a call.........................Kingpin
There are times when a normal man must, spit in his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.
Back to Top
sgraves155 View Drop Down
.223 Remington
.223 Remington
Avatar

Joined: 21 August 2007
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 85
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote sgraves155 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 23 September 2008 at 08:41

A few more from that trip:

buffalo

Lion bait.  A lioness had just killed the calf in front of my tent.  We wired the zebra carcase to it, and wired them to a stake in the ground.

blood Lily

burying an elephant skull so the the tusks will loosen in 3 days.

Steve
Back to Top
TasunkaWitko View Drop Down
Administrator
Administrator
Avatar
aka The Gipper

Joined: 10 June 2003
Location: Chinook Montana
Status: Offline
Points: 14741
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote TasunkaWitko Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 23 September 2008 at 09:01

outstanding pictures, steve!

TasunkaWitko - Chinook, Montana

Helfen, Wehren, Heilen
Die Wahrheit wird euch frei machen
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 11.10
Copyright ©2001-2017 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.047 seconds.