Cull Hunting Safaris in Namibia
Cull hunting in Namibia is a popular choice among hunters from all over the world. Namibia has the second most game ranches on the African continent, only being exceeded by South Africa. With the price of Africa hunting safaris haven risen over the last decade, the cull hunt in Namibia has grown to be a popular option for a variety of reasons.
Many hunters have run out of space to display their trophy animals, but still enjoy the fabulous hunting that a plains game safari to Namibia provides. Cull hunting in Namibia allows these space-constrained hunters to enjoy a hunting holiday without having the burden of worrying about where the trophies are going to fit in back at home.
For those hunters whose budget is tight, cull hunting in Namibia offers a way to keep the overall expenses of an African safari down to a minimum. These cull hunts typically a good variety of plains game to keep things interesting. In some cases, the culling may be done primarily to a single species whose populations are getting out of control. Those are typically high volume shooting cull hunts. A good example would be a driven springbok hunt where anywhere from 20-100 springbok are removed from a herd. Although these high volume hunts are often done by professional commercial hunters, some fortunate hunters that just like shooting are offered these opportunities.
Cull hunting safaris in Namibia have proven to be especially popular in Europe and South America. Residents of these countries book a lot of these hunts. Europe offers many direct flights to Windhoek, which make these hunts convenient and popular.
Cull hunting in Namibia plays a valuable conservation role by allowing game ranchers to maintain game populations at health levels. Carefully controlling both the populations and species mix burdens on a concession’s food supply will provide long-term ecological and environmental stability to a game ranching concession. What could be better that doing some high-volume hunting while providing a valuable conservation based service? Cull hunting safaris in Namibia are a hunt that can provide a lot of enjoyment while not breaking the bank!