hunting-south-africaBow hunting is conducted throughout the year and is available for all plains game species on our price list. Please be sure to book well in advance at Arc Africa Hunting Safaris.
Different varieties of blinds are used in South Africa and include elevated blinds placed in strategic areas and ground blinds closer to watering holes.

hunting-south-africaTree blinds are placed strategically along game paths. Hunting on bow hunting concessions means that the animals are generally more relaxed but patience and skill is required to hunt your trophies successfully. It is recommended that your bow hunting safari be slightly longer than a typical rifle hunting safari.

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Minimum Requirements:

SpeciesDraw WeightArrow Weight
Small game40 lb400 grain
Medium game70 lb 550 grain
Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino, Hippo80 lb 700 grain
Arrows and arrowheads

Prescribed Equipment:

Only arrows with broad heads may be used, except in the case of birds and hares.
Arrows may be of wood, glass fibre, carbon fibre or aluminium.
Arrowheads may not have barbs or other moving parts. Arrowheads must have at least two cutting edges.
Category 1 and 2 game may be hunted with any fixed or removable arrowhead with a minimum cutting width of 2.8cm.
Category 3 game may only me hunted with a single forged arrowhead with two cutting edges starting at the tip, or with loose,double bladed arrowheads with a carbon/steel rod in the centre with the minimum cutting edge of 2.8cm.

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bow hunting in africa, south africa, mozambique

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