MURRAY RANCHES

EASTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA


HUNTING AREA


There is simply no other area in Southern Africa that can provide the diversity of species available to hunt in one place, including Buffalo, Rhino, Sable and Roan amongst a large variety of plains game species.  Murray Ranches is a family run operation situated in the central region of Eastern Cape Province. The terrain varies between the Karoo plains, high mountains, and coastal thickets – each supporting game species which are endemic only to these areas.



CAMP LIFE


Murray Ranches provide guests with some of the finest lodging available, suitable for family groups. The area is situated 30km from Cradock and 260km from Port Elizabeth Airport. The lodges allow for spectacular game viewing during downtime such as buffalo, nyala, lechwe and springbuck to name a few. The lodges and staff allow the hunter complete relaxation before and after the hunt.

THE FINER DETAILS


Size of hunting area: Bottom 15,000 Hectares / 37,000 Acres

Buffalo Hills 8,000 Hectares / 20,000 Acres     

Hunting season: March - October

Drive time from Port Elizabeth: 2 hour 30 minutes

Charter strip on concession: Yes, Private dirt strip

Firearm rental: Yes

Weather: April - Aug; 60-85 F

          Sept - Nov; 75-100 F

Languages: English, Afrikaans, Xhosa  


SPECIES


Aardwolf*, African Wild Cat*, Bat Eared Fox*, Blesbuck, Bontebok, Buffalo, Cape Fox, Caracal, Common Duiker, Cape Eland, Gemsbuck, Giraffe, Red Hartebeest, Impala, Jackal, Klipspringer, Greater Kudu, Red Lechwe, Lion, Nyala, Ostrich, Mountain Reedbuck, Rhino, Roan, Sable, Springbuck (black, common, copper, white), Steenbuck, Tsessebe, Waterbuck, Black Wildebeest, Blue Wildebeest, Burchell’s Zebra, Hartman’s Zebra



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