Wing Shooting Hunts in Africa

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Wing Shooting Hunt in South Africa

Shotgun Only 2 x 1 Only $1,550 per Hunter!

2022 / 2023
This is a world-class wing shoot for a group of 4 hunters in South Africa's Free State Province. Hunt for pigeons and doves the first two days and follow that up with a combination of waterfowl and guinea fowl. Stay at a comfortable 4-star lodge that features some of the best food that I have tasted in all of South Africa.

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Wing Shooting Package Hunt in Kwazulu-Natal's Zululand

Shotgun Only 2 x 1 Only $4,250 per Hunter!

2020 / 2021
This is a wing shooting package hunt in South Africa's Kwazulu-Natal for 4 hunters. You will hunt for both waterfowl and upland birds with one of South Africa's pioneering and most respected wing shooting outfitters. Few will experience the excitement of having 20 chanting Zulus driving wave after wave of birds over you and then doing a victory celebration dance at the end of the shoot to celebrate.

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Wing Shooting & Plains Game Combo Hunt

Shotgun & Rifle 4 x 1 Only $1,600 USD per Hunter!

2022 / 2023
This is a wing shooting and plains game combination hunt in South Africa's Free State Province near Bloemfontein. You will hunt doves and pigeons in the early mornings and late afternoons for thr first two days. Then you will hunt waterfowl early and late for the next two days and either shoot pigeons and doves or doi a driven guinea fowl hunt in between waterfowl sessions. After four days of bird hunting, you will each finish your hunt by hunting plains game for a day to cap off an unforgettable hunt. You will stay at a 4-star lodge with fabulous food!

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Wing Shooting Hunts in Africa

Wing shooting hunts in Africa are slowly gaining a reputation as the "Ÿnew Argentina” of bird hunting.  In addition to world-class waterfowl hunting, Africa offers high-volume bird hunting for species such as dove and sand grouse that rivals anything available on other continents.  Locals have been enjoying the excellent wing shooting hunts in Africa for decades, but it is in the last 20 years that Africa has emerged onto the wing shooter’s map as a primary destination to enjoy the type of high-volume shooting that attracts the serious wing shooter.

Wing shooting hunts in Africa are led by South Africa's burgeoning wing shooting industry.  Many of its nine provinces now offer multiple outfitters that offer dedicated wing shooting hunts for international sportsmen.  South Africa offers both waterfowl hunting and upland bird hunting.  Over 20 species of birds are available for the visiting sportsman.  The best wing shooting months are June, July and August.  These months coincide with South Africa’s winter, which is also peak safari season for plains game and big game hunters.  Most wing shooting  in Africa is for two to four days in duration and is added on to the end of a traditional safari.

Common bird species hunted in southern Africa include Sand grouse and Quail.  Two species of geese are available to hunt; the Egyptian goose and the Spur-winged goose.  Popular ducks include the Yellow Bill, the African Shell duck and the White-faced Whistling duck along with several species of Teal.  Upland hunters will enjoy hunting over dogs for various species of Frankolin, Guinea fowls, Doves and Pigeons.

Namibia also has a few outfitters that offer wing shooting hunts for the visiting sportsman.  The wing shooting season in Namibia runs from May through November.  The best wing shooting hunts in Africa normally occur between July and the middle of October.  Most wing shooting hunts in Africa are set up for two to four hunters.  Some of the species available include the Namaqua sand grouse, Double banded sand grouse and the Burchell sand grouse.   Laughing doves, Cape turtle doves, Frankolin,  Spurfowls and Helmeted guinea fowl fill out the roster of available targets.  The sheer number of species available along with the volume of birds makes for great wing shooting hunts in Africa.

Testimonials

"I cannot thank you enough for your advice on booking this 5-star hunt. We had a great hunt!  Our PH was the best! Everything was just as you said it would be. I just wanted to let you know that I appreciated all of your help. Please use me as a reference for anyone you are talking to.

We could not be more pleased!"

Bruce Widener
Georgia
June 2018

"I would recommend this hunt although I would recommend John at Discount African Hunts even more. Areas can get hot and cold but John always knows the hot spots to send hunters." 

"Totally recommend!"

Matt Sterzer
Utah, USA
August, 2016

 

 

"In August 2014 I took a lioness hunt with Discount African Hunts in the Northwest Province of South Africa. The PH's worked hard to customize the hunt for me as I wanted a challenging stalk ending with taking the lioness at close range by an open sighted double rifle. They exceeded my expectations as 12 miles of tracking ended with me shooting the highly agitated lioness at a distance of 25 yards with a couple of rounds of 450 NE".

"I highly recommend a lioness hunt with Discount African Hunts."

Rusty
Alabama
September, 2014