9 Day Wingshoot Package


$5,000 per person (minimum group of 4)

May – August 2019

Day 1

Arrival / Sandgrouse / Game Drive

  • Fly to Upington airport where we will be waiting on your arrival and transport you to our lodge for the next two nights on a beautiful 50,000 acre game farm in typical Kalahari desert and host to some of Africa’s classic game birds, Namaqua and Burchells Sandgrouse. (1.5 hr drive)
  • We will have lunch at the lodge and settle in, depending on time of arrival
  • There will be an afternoon game drive on the beautiful property where rhino, buffalo, sable, roan and game typical to the Kalahari Desert exists.

OR

  • Do a late evening very challenging Burchells Sandgrouse shoot (Bag limit is 2 birds per gun and they only fly for a maximum of 20min at sunset)
  • Dinner will be served from 7:00 – 7:30 PM

Day 2
Sandgrouse / Geese / Pigeons

  • Breakfast at 8:00 AM
  • Depart lodge 9:30 AM for morning Namaqua Sandgrouse shoot. Bag limit is 10 birds per gun and normally last till 11:30 AM
  • Return to lodge and have lunch at 1:30 PM
  • Leave lodge at 2:30 PM for pigeon and geese shoot (45min drive)
  • Pigeon and mainly Egyptian geese will be shot out of blinds and over decoys in agriculture fields. Pigeons will be flying till late afternoon when geese start arriving. Shoot will last till dark. NO limit on pigeons and 10 geese per gun
  • Dinner will be served at the Lodge at 7:30 PM

Day 3
Travel / Rock Pigeons

  • Depart from Northern Cape Lodge at 6:00 AM and drive 2 hours to where we will have breakfast at the town of Kimberley (Biggest man made hole in the world) then take on the next 2.5 hour drive to Bloemfontein
  • Arrive 11:30 AM at Bloemfontein for a Rock Pigeon shoot. Shoot should last until about 4:00 PM. No bag limit.
  • After the shoot we will drive (30 min) to our lodge and settle in
  • Dinner will be served at 7:00 PM

Day 4
Rock Pigeons

  • 4:30 AM wakeup call
  • Meet 5:00 AM for coffee, tea, cereal and rusks
  • 5:30 AM Depart for pigeon fields
  • Flights normally are between 6:00 – 9:00 AM and 12:00 to 4:00 PM. No bag limit
  • Lunch will be served in the field between shoots
  • After shoot we will drive (30min) to our lodge and settle in
  • Dinner will be served at 7:00 PM

Day 5
Travel / Pigeons /Duck

  • 4:30 AM Wakeup call
  • Meet 5:00 AM for coffee tea, cereal and rusks
  • Pack Bags, 5:30 AM Depart for pigeon fields
  • Shoot 6:00 – 9:00 AM
  • Drive 2.5 hours to town of Paul Roux
  • Book into lodge and have lunch
  • Depart lodge 2:30 PM for afternoon duck shoot. Hunting will be done of blinds over decoys at ponds for Yellow billed duck, White face whistling duck, Red billed teal, Egyptian geese and the occasional Spurwing goose
  • Bag limit 10 waterfowl per gun per day
  • Return to Lodge, dinner will be served at 7:30 PM

Day 6
Guinea Fowl / Francolin / Quail

  • Breakfast at 8:00 AM
  • Depart for guinea fowl shoot at 9:00 AM. Swanson’s spur fowl, Orange River francolin and common quail will also presents itself during the days shoot
  • Guinea fowl shoot will mainly consists of driven (10+ beaters) and walk up
  • Bag limit 10 per gun
  • Lunch will be served in the field
  • Shoot till just before dark and return to lodge
  • Dinner will be served at 7:30 PM

Day 7
Guinea Fowl / Francolin /Ducks

  • Breakfast at 8:00 AM
  • Depart for guinea fowl shoot at 9:00 AM. Swanson’s spur fowl, Orange River francolin and common quail will also presents itself during the days shoot
  • Guinea fowl shoot will mainly consists of driven (10+ beaters) and walk up. Bag limit 10 per gun
  • Lunch will be served in the field
  • Leave for duck blinds at 3:00 PM for afternoon waterfowl shoot. Hunting will be done out of blinds over decoys at ponds for Yellow billed duck, White face whistling duck, Red billed teal, Egyptian geese and the occasional Spurwing goose. Bag limit 10 waterfowl per gun per day
  • Return to Lodge. Dinner will be served at 7:30 – 8:00 PM

Day 8
Guinea Fowl / Francolin /Ducks

  • Breakfast at 8:00 AM
  • Depart for guinea fowl shoot at 9:00 AM. Swanson’s spur fowl, Orange River francolin and common quail will also presents itself during the days shoot
  • Guinea fowl shoot will mainly consists of driven (10+ beaters) and walk up. Bag limit 10 per gun
  • Lunch will be served in the field
  • Leave for duck blinds at 3:00 PM for afternoon waterfowl shoot. . Hunting will be done out of blinds over decoys at ponds for Yellow billed duck, White face whistling duck, Red billed teal, Egyptian geese and the occasional Spurwing goose. Bag limit 10 waterfowl per gun per day
  • Return to Lodge. Dinner will be served at 7:30 – 8:00 PM

Day 9 – Departure Day

Breakfast at 8:00 AM
Pack bags and depart for Johannesburg international airport / OR Tambo airport (3.5 hour drive)

The package includes:

  • Pick up and drop of at the airport
  • Soft drinks, water, beer and table wine
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Service of a professional hunter, guide and vehicle plus
  • Daily laundry
  • Beaters, pointers and retrievers

 

Excluded in rate:

  • International and Domestic Flights
  • Hard Liquor
  • Extra Game drives and activities
  • Gratuities
    Travel insurance and medical expenses of any kind
  • Any hotel stays before and after the safari
  • Ammunition @ $12 per box of 25 rounds
  • Rifle and shotgun hire @ $50 per gun per day
  • Rifle import and export permit
  • Ship and dip and transport to and from Taxidermist of trophies

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