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Author and writer Tony Martins

Avid hunter and friend of Knight Rifles Tony Martins recently returned from a hunting expedition to Africa. With his trusty Mountaineer in hand he managed to score some great trophies during his time there. Although he did not get a chance to hunt buffalo as he had hoped, he did take 3 of the animals he wanted using his Knight Rifles Muzzleloader. Read more… A Hunt for Greater Kudu in Northern South Africa
Hunting the kudu on foot is difficult under ideal conditions – after all, they’re called the “Grey Ghost” for several good reasons. They are brown-grey in color, elusive, smart, have excellent hearing, and remarkable ability to hide in thickets considering their large size Read more…
To take a big kudu bull you must hunt where they live and the area around the Sand River at the northern edge of the Limpopo Province is prime habitat for the greater kudu. Kudu require diversity in their diet, and this region has the necessary plant life variety in addition to vast stands of mopane trees with leaves favored by kudu, nyala and eland. Natural springs in the riverbed provide water even during the dry season, which kudu use daily. Read more…