Shoulder height: 140-155cm
Mass: 250kg (bull), 180kg (cow)
Horns: average length: 120cm (along the curve). Only the males have the long, spiral horns.
Description: This large and handsome antelope is grey-brown to rufous in colour with the bulls being greyer than the cows and calves. The sides are clearly marked with six to ten vertical white stripes. There is a distinct white band across the face with white spots on the cheeks. The bull has a prominent mane from the neck to beyond the shoulders and a fringe of longer hair on the throat and lower neck. The blackish or brown bushy tail is white underneath with a black tip. The ears are very large, showing pink on the inside.
Diethelm and Katja Metzger have been running Makadi Safaris since1996.
After arriving at Windhoek International Airport, you’ll be greeted by your professional hunter.
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