A Big Game African hunting safari is sure to be a most exhilarating experience. From the moment the decision to go to Africa is made, until your trip comes to reality, the excitement continues to mount. Regardless of whether this will be a one time trip of a lifetime or just the beginning of many visits to the Dark Continent, your Big Game Hunting safari will without doubt provide countless memories that are sure to last a lifetime.
The task of planning your Big Game African hunting safari can seem to be a complex undertaking unless you do a bit of homework. Sporting magazines, Sportsman's trade shows, and of course the internet are all good sources and can be relied on to provide you with information regarding what is available to you. From there you must do a bit of checking, and make a few decisions. Be sure to check out several outfitters, the outfitter that you choose for you African hunting safari and the professional hunters on his staff, can "make or break" your safari. Make sure the professional hunters are members of the professional hunters association for the country that you intend to visit. Be sure that they are experienced in taking the species of game that you are interested in hunting and the areas that they intend to take you to have the species of your choosing. Ask for references of other hunters who have hunted with the outfitter; they will be able to shed light on just what you can expect to encounter.