Hunt Dwarf Buffalo in Cameroon

Rifle or Bow 1 x 1 ( 1 HUnter / 1 Guide ) $POR

2022 / 2023

Hunt Dwarf Forest Buffalo in Cameroon

$29,000 + Trophy Fee

Hunt Cameroon's Rain Forest for Dwarf Buffalo

• 8 Full Hunting Days
• 3 Travel Days
• Premium Accommodations
• Camp Has Electrical Generators
• Daily Laundry Service
• Add an Observer for $250 / Day

Trophy Fee  for Dwarf Buffalo -  $2,750 USD

This exciting Dwarf Buffalo hunt in Cameroon’s rain forest will take place close to one of Cameroon's  National Reserves. This area can be accessed by road transfer from Yuonde. This outfitter's concessions consist of 490,000+acres and holds high concentrations of Dwarf Buffalo. The outfitter has a centrally located camp in his hunting area. This is one of the best areas in Africa to hunt Dwarf Buffalo. This Dwarf Buffalo hunt in Cameroon requires you to stalk extremely close to the buffalo due to the dense jungle cover.  You may get to within 10-25 meters of these highly sought after trophies.

The Rain Forest Camp

Your hunt for Dwarf Buffalo in Cameroon will take place in a comfortable forest camp. Comfortable beds, in-suite bathrooms, electrical power and great food will keep you rested for this difficult jungle hunt. With years of experience operating camps in this remote area, you will be in good hands with this outfitter.  

Dwarf Buffalo Information

The Dwarf Buffalo is found in the equatorial forest belt of the Congo and in a narrow strip of West Africa. It inhabits the rainforest of Cameroon in the deep vegetation. Dwarf buffalo, or forest buffalo, live in small herds of no more than 20 animals.  Dwarf Buffalo are principally grazers, and favor clearings within dense forest areas. Dwarf Buffalo hunting usually involves shooting at close ranges in very thick cover. Open sights or low magnification scopes and red dot sights are normally employed for this close-up hunting.

The Dwarf Buffalo is the most difficult one from the BUFFALO WORLD SLAM. Lots of people are attracted for its difficulty, but also because this hunt is a great experience. Hunting buffalo in dense cover utilizing pygmy trackers is an exciting way to hunt!

Once fresh tracks are located, the hunt will proceed into the jungle with the guide, tracking the animals. Stalking quietly and silently is essential to get a shooting chance. Sometimes the buffalo are found in the open areas during the day.

The outfitter has two color variations of forest buffalo in the area. Some a a darker more blackish color while others have more of a red tint.

Forest Buffalo Trophy

Giant Forest Hog, Red River Hog, Bates Pygmy Antelope and other duiker species may be taken on this hunt.

Four additional animals may be taken from Groups B and C combined.  See the pricelist link below for trophy fee information:

NOTE: Prices are valid from $1 = 1€ to $1 = 0.9€

 

HUNTING SEASON

Hunting season in southern Cameroon is from April until late July. This is the rainy season, and rain facilitates tracking these animals in the thick bush.



Cameroon Forest Buffalo Hunting Methods

This Dwarf Buffalo hunt in Cameroon will utilize pygmy trackers and will be conducted out of a jungle camp consisting of comfortable individual rooms with in-suite bathrooms.

Dwarf Forest will be hunted with the use of pygmy trackers. Other Class A animals are not available on this hunt. Giant Forest Hog, Red River Hog and up to 4 species of duiker are available in addition to the buffalo.
 

The duikers are hunted by the pygmy trackers squeezing their nose and making a nasal noise which brings the duikers running!  A quick shot with a shotgun will bag your trophy duikers!

This Dwarf Buffalo hunt will require a good amount of walking in thick jungle cover.  You should be in good shape to be able to successfully complete this hunt.

THE DWARF FOREST BUFFALO CAMP

Camp is shared by a maximum of two hunters, each having his own PH and trackers. The camp provides individual rooms with in-suite bathrooms.  Comfortable beds are protected with mosquito netting. The rooms are conditioned with fans. Daily laundry service is provided. Cell phone and internet are not available at camp so satelite phones a recommended for those wishing to stay in contact with others at home.

YELLOW FEVER AND MALARIA PRECAUTIONS

Yellow fever vacination is required for entry into Cameroon. Malaria prevention drugs are also recommended!

GETTING THERE

Clients will fly into Younde and overnight at a local hotel ($200 pp). The outfitter will pick you up the following morning for the drive to the hunting area, which can vary from 5-7 hours depending on traffic and road conditions. Returning from your hunt may also require an overnight stay at the hotel, depending on your departing flight's schedule.

NO CHARTER FLIGHT IS REQUIRED FOR THIS HUNT!

Camp is shared by a maximum of two hunters, each having his own PH and trackers

So if you are ready to hunt Dwarf Buffalo in Cameroon at close range and you can stand the physical challenge and suspense, contact me today to book this exciting Dwarf Forest Buffalo hunt in Cameroon's southern rain forest.

DEPOSIT POLICY

A deposit of $14,500 US is due at time of booking

An additional 25% ($7,250) is due 6 months prior to the safari.

The final 25% ($7,250) is due 2 weeks before the start of the safari or immediately upon arrival in US cash.

The outfitter suggests that you deposit $7,500 to cover trophy fees and license fees.  Any unused funds will be refunded after the hunt has been completed.  Any excess ballance due can be paid after you return home.

Additional deposit balance payments and trophy fees must be paid by wire transfer wire transfer.

CANCELLATION POLICY:  Deposits are non-refundable but the safari can be rescheduled once at the outfitter's discretion and the outfitter's available dates. Short term reschedules are subject to additional charges. Any safaris rescheduled to a subsequent year are subject to that subsequent year's pricing.  All rescheduled safaris are subject to a $200 administration fee to be paid directly to the booking agent.

EXCLUSIONS: Visas, Firearm Permits or Rifle Rental ($350), Ammunition or Ammunition Import Taxes, Before and After Hunt Accomodations,  Charter Flights (Not Required), Commercial Airfare,Taxes on Export of Trophies & Skins , Dip and Pack,and Packing and Crating of Trophies ($1,200), Shipment of Trophies to Final Destination, Insurance, Hunting License Fees ($1,650)

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Georgia, USA
October, 2014

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