Shoulder height: 110-150cm (average 140cm)
Mass: 220-300kg (average 270kg)
Horns: average length: 75cm. Both sexes carry the back-curved horns but those of the cow are lighter and shorter than the bull’s.
Description: After the Eland, the Roan Antelope is the second-largest antelope species occurring in Africa. It has a somewhat horse-like appearance with a general colouring of grayish-brown, often with a reddish tinge. The under parts are lighter. The face is distinctly marked with black and white, giving it is a lightly clown like appearance and the long, narrow ears have prominent tassels of hair at the tip. The tail is long and tufted. A distinct, light-coloured but darker tipped mane runs from between the ears to just beyond the shoulders.
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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