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Hunting and Trophy Info

Hunting and Trophy Info 2019-10-15T06:35:36+00:00

Long Range Hunting

  • We take clients on hunts where we are able to take animals at ranges of 250m up to 1250m.
  • Mahathi Pursuit has a specialized group of trainers, professional hunters and long range specialists that enable us to offer a challenge to clients that truly test their shooting ability.
  • It depends on the clients equipment and experience level on how far we would hunt, but our team will help you in both regards to achieve your goal.
  • Long range hunting is a true passion for us and very rewarding for those that venture into it.

Compound / Crossbow Hunting

  • We offer clients the opportunity to do all forms of Bow hunting and Crossbow hunting
  • You can either setup in a blind or you can try to outsmart them with walk and stalk
  • Each client are always amazed at the amount of animals we have and give them opportunities on.

Walk and Stalk & Danagerous Game Hunts

  • We offer the traditional walk and stalk hunting with rifles on most of the plains game found in South Africa.
  • Dangerous game hunts is always a challenge. Talk to us about the various types of experiences and Packages.
  • We hunt Buffaloes, Lions, Crocodiles, Hyenas, Elephant, Leopard and Hippo.

DISCOUNTED PACKAGES AVAILABLE

TENTED CAMP 5 DAY PLAINS GAME WITH TRANSFERS – $5500

This package consists of 5 full hunting days at Mahathi Bush Lodge in the Limpopo province and includes the following:

  • Kudu Bull up to 52″
  • Nyala Bull
  • Zebra
  • Impala
  • Wildebeest

Whats included:

  • Transfers to and from Johannesburg International are included.
  • Accommodation, Meals and soft drinks and Professional Staff.
  • 6 nights accommodation in very well kitted tented camp
  • Electricity, hot water, Cell signal / Wi-Fi available in Camp
  • Rifle Rental at $50 once off.
  • Bullets at $90 / box.
  • Add Observer fro $120/day

This hunt can be done either with Bow / Rifle / Long range

Excluded in this hunt:

THIS HUNT HAS A DISCOUNT VALUE OF $3000 OFF THE LIST PRICE

This hunt takes place in the bushveld which is a mixture of trees and Savannah. The hunting topography is quite flat and easy to maneuver and the shrubs and bushes provide good cover to approach animals. There are an abundance of animals on the property which stretches 2800 acres. Its is a High-fenced property with excellent trophy quality animals.

WILDEBEEST SLAM HUNTING PACKAGE 5 DAYS WITH TRANSFERS – $3990

This package consists of 5 full hunting days at Mahathi Bush Lodge in the Limpopo province and includes the following:

  • Black Wildebeest
  • Blue Wildebeest
  • Golden Wildebeest

Whats included:

  • Transfers to and from Johannesburg International are included.
  • Accommodation, Meals and soft drinks and Professional Staff.
  • 6 nights accommodation in very well kitted tented camp
  • Electricity, hot water, Cell signal / Wi-Fi available in Camp

This hunt can be done either with Bow / Rifle / Long range

Excluded in this hunt:

  • Rifle Rental at $50 once off.
  • Bullets at $90 / box.
  • Add Observer fro $120/day
  • Dip/Pack and Taxidermy services

This hunt takes place in the bushveld which is a mixture of trees and Savannah. The hunting topography is quite flat and easy to maneuver and the shrubs and bushes provide good cover to approach animals. There are an abundance of animals on the property which stretches 2800 acres. Its is a High-fenced property with excellent trophy quality animals.

THIS HUNT HAS A DISCOUNT VALUE OF $2000 OFF THE LIST PRICE

ADD A KINGS WILDEBEEST FOR $3500 ($2500 off of list price) Limited hunts available.

LONG RANGE HUNT PACKAGE 7 DAY HUNT WITH TRANSFERS – $2990

This package consists of 7 full hunting days at Mahathi Bush Lodge in the Limpopo province and includes the following:

  • Zebra
  • Impala
  • Wildebeest

Whats included:

  • 7 Full days of hunting
  • Transfers to and from Johannesburg International are included.
  • Accommodation, Meals and soft drinks and Professional Staff.
  • 6 nights accommodation in very well kitted tented camp
  • Electricity, hot water, Cell signal / Wi-Fi available in Camp

This hunt can be done with Long range rifle – NOTE CLIENT MUST SUPPLY HIS OWN LONG RANGE RIFLE.

Excluded in this hunt:

  • Add Observer fro $120/day
  • Dip/Pack and Taxidermy services

This hunt takes place in the bushveld which is a mixture of trees and Savannah. The hunting topography is quite flat and easy to maneuver and the shrubs and bushes provide good cover to approach animals. There are an abundance of animals on the property which stretches 2800 acres. Its is a High-fenced property with excellent trophy quality animals.

THIS HUNT HAS A DISCOUNT VALUE OF $1260 OFF THE LIST PRICE

SABLE  3 DAY HUNT WITH TRANSFERS – $2500

This package consists of 3 full hunting days at Mahathi Bush Lodge in the Limpopo province and includes the following:

  • Sable Bull up to 38″. Upgrade to a max of 42″ for $450 extra.

Whats included:

  • 3 Full days of hunting
  • Transfers to and from Johannesburg International are included.
  • Accommodation, Meals and soft drinks and Professional Staff.
  • Electricity, hot water, Cell signal / Wi-Fi available in Camp
  • Arrival day and Last night of hunt lodging included

This hunt can be done with Bow / Rifle / Long range

Excluded in this hunt:

  • Add Observer fro $120/day
  • Dip/Pack and Taxidermy services

This hunt takes place in the bushveld which is a mixture of trees and Savannah. The hunting topography is quite flat and easy to maneuver and the shrubs and bushes provide good cover to approach animals. There are an abundance of animals on the property which stretches 2800 acres. Its is a High-fenced property with excellent trophy quality animals.

THIS HUNT HAS A DISCOUNT VALUE OF $1850 OFF THE LIST PRICE

Daily Rates

Price in US Dollars Price in Euros
Hunter 1 on 1

Dangerous Game Hunts Add $200/ €180

$350 €320
Hunter 2 on 1 $250 €220
Observer &

Rate for non hunting days

$120 €100
Observer Children Under 5 free free
Observer Children 5-15 $100 €90
Rifle Clearance at Airport $150 €135
Rifle Hire (Ammunition Extra) once-off $50 €45
Transfers to and from airport $100 per person €90 per person

Trophy Fees

Price in US Dollars Price in Euros
Cull / Trophy Cull /  Trophy
Buffalo$ up to 36″ $9500

up to 42″ $11000

42″- 44″   $12000

45″ – 47″  $17500

up to 36″ 8500

up to 42″ €10000

42″- 44″    €10750

45″ – 47″  €15500

Blesbuck $350 /  $500 € 320  /  €450
Bushbuck $1000 €900
Red Hartebeest  $1200  €1050
Eland (Cape) $1000  /  $2750 €900  /  €2500
Eland (Livingstone) $4000 €3600
Giraffe $2800 €2600
Impala $250  /  $500 €225  /  €450
Impala Black $1950 €1750
Impala White Flanked $2950 €2650
Kudu up to 46″ $1950

up to 52″ $2500

53″-56″    $3300

57″ – 60″  $5000

up to 46″ €1750

up to 52″ €2250

53″-56″    €3000

57″ – 60″  €4500

Nyala $2200 €2000
Oryx (gemsbuck) $980 €900
Ostrich $850 €750
Sable up to 36″ $ 2200

up to 42″ $3500

42″- 44″   $4500

45″ – 47″  $6000

50″ $17500

up to 36″ €2000

up to 42″ €3200

42″-44″    €4100

45″-47″    $5400

50″ €16000

Springbuck (common) $300 €270
Warthog $400 €360
Waterbuck $2500 $2250
Wildebeest (Black) $750 €650
Wildebeest (Blue) $950 €850
Wildebeest (Gold) $1850 up to 27″

$2850 28″ – 29″

$3500 30″+

€1600 up to 27″

€2600 28-29″

€3200 30″

Wildebeest (King) $4000 up to 26″

$ 6000 fro 26″+

€3600 up to 26″

€5400 up to 26″+

Zebra (burchells) $950 €850

Daily Rate Includes

  • Accommodation during your hunt.
  • All meals, bottled water, non-alcoholic soft drinks.
  • Bush lunches and sundowners.
  • Field preparation of trophies including skinning, salting and drying.
  • A licensed Professional hunter.
  • Tracker, skinners and camp staff.
  • Daily laundry services.
  • 4×4 Hunting vehicle.
  • Trophy animals that are exported are VAT exempt.
  • 15% VAT charged on transport and all daily rates.

Daily Rate Excludes

  • Trophy fees of animals taken, or wounded and lost as per current trophy pricelist.
  • Wounded and lost animals will incur an additional 15% VAT charge above list price.
  • Taxidermy fees for dipping, packing and shipping costs to final destination.
  • Taxidermy price list available on request.
  • Hotel accommodation before and after the contracted period.
  • Alcoholic beverages is for clients own separate account.
  • Firearms importation fees into South Africa.
  • Commercial air charters between hunting areas if requested by clients.
  • Medical and travel expenses – Please arrange your own medical and travel insurance.
  • Flights to and from South Africa.

Terms and Conditions

  • Bookings are confirmed when 15% of the total daily rate is paid by EFT or credit card.
  • No personal or bank guaranteed cheques are accepted.
  • The daily rate balance is payable on commencement of your stay.
  • Clients can cancel and receive refund (minus bank charges) if they cancel 1 month before commencement dat. If client cancels within 1 month of planned date of arrival client will not receive refund, but will be able to re-book hunt on another date that is convenient to the outfitters schedule and in the same calendar year.
  • All prices are quoted in US Dollar $.
  • All clients and observers are required to sign our indemnity form, before your stay with us commences.
  • Mahathi Pursuit does not accept any responsibility for loss, theft, personal injury or death arising during or after your stay with us. Please arrange own medical cover, travel insurance and cancellation cover.