|Patrick James de Beer|
Mugaba Safaris is a South African based Safari Outfit that has been established in 1997 by Professional Hunter Patrick James de Beer. Patrick grew up in a Safari fraternity and has extensively hunted most of the East and Southern African continent, including the island of Mauritius.
Since its establishment, Mugaba Safaris developed to become a world class Safari company of excellence. Our team of Professional Hunters, guides, trackers and skinners guarantees to offer you only the best Safari experience.
Mugaba Safaris is the concession owner of more than One and a Half million acres worth of prime hunting grounds, and we can hence offer you any huntable specie your heart desires, ranging from the elusive Kudu to the legendary Cape Buffalo. Mugaba Safaris specializes in Dangerous Game hunting safaris, and prides itself on a large amount of Lion and Cape Buffalo successfully bagged on an annual basis.
Our service offerings does not stop at hunting only though. We have extensive knowledge to offer you an Overland Tour which will blow your mind. May it be Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Swaziland or even South Africa, we will show you places that will make your heart melt. Add to that the splendour of the South African diverse countryside and the claim of our world renowned golf courses, the beauty of our trout highlands and the myriad of activities Africa has to offer, and you will soon realise we are an operator second to none which can offer you all these in dedicated and affordable packages.
Patrick de Beer holds a Master's degree in Environmental Engineering, a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering as well as an MBA, he is a qualified helicopter pilot, registered Tour guide and is PSE's African Bowhunting Advisor, as appointed by Pete Shepley of PSE USA.He boasts unmatchable African hunting experience and is an avid tracker. He is regarded a limitless adventurer by many. Other than his passion for wildlife photography, of which many of his photographs feature in many naturalist magazines globally, he authored the widely referenced South African hunting industry resource "The Trophy Hunting Industry of South Africa: a proposed model to ensure its viable future". He further developed the acclaimed bowhunting software Radical Hunter - African Bowhunter that is used in the South African Professional Hunter training schools as a bowhunting training aid.
Invaluable to Mugaba Safaris's success, Dan Whitmus is an American citizen and full time guide who recently qualified as a South African Professional Hunter. He holds more than 22 years' worth of guiding experience in various parts of the USA, New Zealand, the Arctic and Mexico. Dan has incomparable bowhunting experience and bagged countless record book animals over the years. He is not only talented in the game of hunting, and won the world Elk calling title in 2004 and 2006 with numerous other regional and State titles under his belt. This brought him to South Africa a few years ago on an invite to teach the eastern Cape sheep farmers the techniques of predator calling.Dan does regular seminars on calling techniques, he hosts the Elk Fever TV show and features on countless shows including Elk country journal, Escape to the Wild and SCI to name but a few. He authored many hunting articles and 'how-to' columns in the past. Dan is looking forward to assist you in every step of the way to book your African Safari and to host you in South Africa on your dream African hunt.
Patrick and his team of professionals are looking forward to share their wealth of experiences with you. They are always available to attend to your African hunting enquiries. Contact Mugaba Safaris now do fulfill the hunt of your dreams!