Cape elands are large antelopes found in Southern and Eastern Africa. They are the largest species of antelope and have a distinctive, spiral horns and a shaggy, brown coat. They are known for their powerful, muscular build and their ability to survive in harsh environments.
Hunting cape eland is a true test of skill and determination. Our outfitters offer thrilling cape eland hunts in the rugged terrain of Southern and Eastern Africa. With the right preparation and guidance, you can experience the thrill of the chase and take home a trophy that will be the envy of all your hunting buddies.
The game farm situated in the Magaliesburg – named Battle Creek – is aptly named with a history of being part of the many battlefields for soldiers colliding. On what used to be President Paul Kruger’s private hunting farm, this area has old forts and ruins that can still be seen scattered around the property today.
Jaco and his team of professional hunters and staff will ensure that you will enjoy the most memorable time of your life in wild Africa, tracking, stalking, and giving adrenaline-pumping opportunities, and creating life-long friendships around heart-warming campfires. Hunt with GAME TRACKERS AFRICA! Live the African Legacy.
Chico & Sons Hunting Safaris contributes in Africa the experience of a lifetime hunting and living in the countryside. Chico and his entire family work together to hunt with true hunter friends, always fully integrated in nature, in the correct way, achieving great trophies and better experiences.
Stanley Pieterse Safaris is owned and managed by Outfitter and Professional hunter Stanley Pieterse since 2007. We are based on our privately owned hunting area in Limpopo South Africa close to the Limpopo river and Botswana border.
Carl van Zyl and his team at John X Safaris are a real class act! They're a second generation outfit based in the East Cape, South Africa, specializing in both plains and dangerous game, with a superb Cape Buffalo hunt at their base Woodlands Safari Estate.
For more than two decades, African Echo Safaris grew into a successful and internationally recognised hunting safari covering most of Southern, Eastern and Western Africa.
Jamy Traut is a well-know and respected outfitter based in Namibia. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris is a family-run operation dedicated to providing a small number of clients with an unequaled opportunity to hunt Africa's great game.
At Eland Safaris, you'll find an oasis in the African bushveld. A family-owned and operated company. Alex & Johnny Thomson with their wives Tamryn and Janeske as well as the professional hunters and staff, will not only ensure your safety, but also share their knowledge of this rich and diverse habitat.
J.P. Kleinhans offers excellent concessions in the Eastern Cape and elsewhere in South Africa, offering a tremendous range of game. Africa has many extremely competent outfitters and professional hunters. J.P. is certainly among them, but few make it as much fun! If you like to laugh, you’ll love hunting with J.P. Kleinhans!
The sheer size, grace, and intelligence of the Cape Eland make it an exceptional quarry. Stalking and hunting this elusive and robust antelope require skill and persistence, providing a gratifying challenge for serious hunters.
Cape Eland are prevalent in several regions of Southern and Eastern Africa. We recommend hunting in countries like South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, and Tanzania, where Cape Eland populations are healthy, and experienced outfitters offer exceptional hunting experiences for serious hunters.
Though Cape Eland can be hunted year-round, the dry season (typically May to October) is often favored by serious hunters. During this period, vegetation is sparser, and Cape Eland are more likely to be found near water sources.
For a successful Cape Eland hunt, serious hunters will need:
Yes, Cape Eland hunting pairs well with other plains game species like Kudu, Zebra, or Impala, offering a diverse and enriching safari experience for serious hunters looking to maximize their time in Africa.
Cape Eland hunts often involve walking and stalking over uneven terrain. While not excessively strenuous, a fair level of fitness will enhance the hunting experience, allowing serious hunters to fully engage with the pursuit.
Our selected outfitters adhere to rigorous ethical standards, including fair chase principles and sustainable hunting practices. Respect for the animal and the environment aligns with the expectations of serious hunters and ensures a conscientious hunting experience.
Cape Eland hunting offers various challenges that can be adjusted to different skill levels. The strategic pursuit and the impressive size of the Cape Eland make it appealing to serious hunters of all experience levels, ensuring a meaningful and fulfilling hunt.
At Craig Boddington Endorsed Outfitters, we value transparency, integrity, and the absolute best in hunting experiences. We believe that each hunt is more than just a price tag - it's a personalized journey for every hunter while we cannot list specific prices like the impersonal hunting directories out there you may have seen, we want to emphasize that we hand-pick outfitters known for their impeccable service, expert knowledge, and fair pricing. We understand that a hunt is an investment and we are committed to ensuring our clients get the best possible return - in experience, satisfaction, and the thrill of the hunt.