Dean Potter Safari
Sunday, 5th August 2012
Tuesday 24 July 2012
Dean Potter and his daughter Kaitlyn from Troy Michigan USA are on safari - they will be hunting for Bushbuck near the coast out of PE this afternoon. This is Deans second safari with us !
Wednesday 25 July 2012
Dean got a Bushbuck and Kaitlyn an Impala !! This was Kaitlyns first animal she ever hunted and she is so excited, and so are we all !
Dinner at the Lodge last night was roast Springbuck leg, roast potatoes, rice, gravy, veges, seven layer salad and Malva pudding with custard - delicious ! Jack, his daughters Jacky and Caroline, and Dean and his daughter Kaitlyn had a feast !
Thursday 26 July 2012
Young Kaitlyn, age 12, took a very nice Springbok this morning and belatedly got Blooded by her PH John.( tradition in South Africa to wear the blood of you first big game kill on your face till sunset on the day you got it - the blood is put on your face by your guide or PH)
Marions served a wonderful dinner of Zebra steaks, mash potatoes, gravy, beans, crouton salad ( croutons, cheese, pickles/guerkins and bacon ) and delicious bread pudding with cream.
Friday and Saturday 27 and 28 July 2012
Dean bagged a great Waterbuck, a Blesbok and a Steenbok.
Sunday - Tuesday 29 -31 July 2012
Dean and Kaitlyn got, not one, but TWO Grey Duikers !! These are tough to get, so this is very well done !
Wednesday - Thursday 1 -2 Aug 2012
Dean downed a big male Ostrich and that end the hunt with 9 beautiful trophys and especially welldone to Kaitlyn who rose to the challenge of African big game hunting and did so well !! The trip was rounded off with a ride on the Elephants at Addo on the way back to PE !