I have read this with interest because I have been following the situation in that area, the president of that country is a warlord nut job, you would have to be nuts to go there, but this is just an observation as I would never be able to hunt Africa, just plain could not afford it, none of it airfare, fees, whatever, but I do love reading about those who do hunt it and thier exploits. I have heard that due to international presure the president of this country is being asked to step down, but I doubt he will, all I can say is good luck to those people, they need it.
I just read the article about the owner getting kicked off his property. What a shame. My first safari ,in 1982 was in this area. It was with Buybe Safaris operated by Ray Tor. Could this be the same area????Thanks
The government of Zimbabwe, under direction of President Robert Mugabe has taken almost every white owned ranch in the Country and "re-distributed" it to the native population.
If you have any concerns or questions feel free to email me. It is far too complicated to get into on this forum. I have a story that will be published in SCI mag within the next few months that will go into detail.
In the winter months, when the tempurature drops well below freezing, it gets harder to stay warm enough to be comfortable. Yes, wool socks are better than cotton but; battery powered heated socks are even better. And yet our feet end up cold at some point anyways. When we are hunting we are usally trying to be as still as possible, for as long as possible. The problem is, when we aren't moving, our blood circulation slows down. We especially lose...