FTW Ranch - SAAM Hunter


Hunter marksmanship training from the experienced staff at the FTW Ranch.

Located in the Hill country of Texas, the FTW Ranch provides truly unique opportunity to prep for your upcoming hunt wheter in Africa, Tajikistan or Alaska. 

SAAM Safari is an intensive training course and will encompass a broad range of topics and exercises including:

Hunting is also offered for many exotic species including blackbuck, fallow deer, axis deer, mouflon, Nubian ibex and Transcaspian Urial to name a few.  Excellent whitetail deer hunting too!

 

  • Heavy emphasis on the use of and quick target acquisition while using shooting sticks
  • Moving target marksmanship on life-size "Charging, Running, Broadside"¬†targets (Buffalo and Elephant)training for proper placement on wounded follow-up shots¬†and the charging shot.
  • Leopard and lion blind simulation on animated dangerous game walk-through course during daylight and at night, spotlight exercises on 100% life-size targets.
  • Marksmanship training on hippo and croc life size targets in and near water.
  • Plainsgame marksmanship on 10 station life size course with emphasis on shooting sticks and the required quick follow up shots.

Check out the photos below of some trips to FTW Ranch - SAAM Hunter.

Zambia


We use outfitters that have the rights to hunt and manage the Prime GMAs (Game Management Areas)  which are well known for their high quality big game including big-bossed buffalo and plentiful leopard.

These prime GMAs also have excellent populations and  variety of plains game with trophy sable being a big draw for  hunters to Zambia.
 Large private land area blocks are also available for hunting.

Accommodations are first class with ensuite bathrooms and separate dining areas.

Hunters fly into Lusaka and then either travel to camp on ground transfer via vehicle or air charter depending on location of hunting area.

The Zambian prime hunting season runs from the beginning of May to the end of October.



Animals:
Cape Buffalo
Leopard
Lion
Hippo
Crocodile
Bushbuck (Chobe)
Bushpig
Crocodile
Duiker (Common and Blue)
Eland (Livingstone)
Grysbok (Sharpes)|
Hartebeest (Lichtenstein)
Hyena
Impala
Kudu
Lechwe (Kafue, Red, Black)
Oribi
Puku
Reedbuck
Roan
Sable
Sitatunga
Tsessebe
Warthog
Waterbuck (Crawshays and Common)
Wildebeest (Blue and Cooksons)
Zebra

Check out the photos below of some successful hunts in Zambia.

Zambia


We use outfitters that have the rights to hunt and manage the Prime GMAs (Game Management Areas)  which are well known for their high quality big game including big-bossed buffalo and plentiful leopard.

These prime GMAs also have excellent populations and  variety of plains game with trophy sable being a big draw for  hunters to Zambia.
 Large private land area blocks are also available for hunting.

Accommodations are first class with ensuite bathrooms and separate dining areas.

Hunters fly into Lusaka and then either travel to camp on ground transfer via vehicle or air charter depending on location of hunting area.

The Zambian prime hunting season runs from the beginning of May to the end of October.


Animals:
Cape Buffalo
Leopard
Lion
Hippo
Crocodile
Bushbuck (Chobe)
Bushpig
Crocodile
Duiker (Common and Blue)
Eland (Livingstone)
Grysbok (Sharpes)|
Hartebeest (Lichtenstein)
Hyena
Impala
Kudu
Lechwe (Kafue, Red, Black)
Oribi
Puku
Reedbuck
Roan
Sable
Sitatunga
Tsessebe
Warthog
Waterbuck (Crawshays and Common)
Wildebeest (Blue and Cooksons)
Zebra

Check out the photos below of some successful hunts in Zambia.