Monthly Archives: July 2016

    • Posted on July 26, 2016

    Wildebeest_HorizonFirearmsThere’s not a whole lot that can really prepare you for what you will feel the first morning waking up in Africa. The only way I can describe it is the first morning in camp on your first big elk hunt mixed with the feelings of summer camp as a kid.

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    • Posted on July 12, 2016

    Derrick Epic Africa Hunting What is epic? Is it a specific trophy animal? The great shot you made? The time around the campfire with buddies? Or is it just the hunt?

    To me Epic was a term I learned in South Africa this year. I never really thought about it, but it was a term used a lot by my Professional Hunter (PH) “Stix” and looking back that really was the only word that could describe Africa. Earlier this year, I was fortunate enough to receive the invite to go with a couple of great customers and friends of mine, Glynn and Steve. If it was not for their persistence and confidence in going with John X Safaris I would not have even considered it. And I would have missed out on a hunt of a lifetime.

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    • Posted on July 1, 2016


    The “Win Tickets to Hunters Extravaganza Contest” is sponsored Horizon Firearms (“Sponsor”)This contest is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the contest, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

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