South Africa offer some of the finest wingshooting in the world, with a variety of bird species available that each offer a unique experience. Wingshooting in South Africa gained increasing popularity over the past few years and Mattanja Hunting Safaris have access to great wingshooting areas in the country! Your African Safari Adventure can easily be kicked off, or ended, with a day or two of wingshooting, whether you're on a Plains Game Hunt or Big Game Hunt.
The most common bird species hunted are Guineafowl, Egyptian Goose, Spur Winged Goose, Red Billed Teal, Yellow Billed Duck, White Faced Whistling Duck, a variety of Francolin, Doves & Pigeons. Bear in mind that waterfowl shooting depends on rainfall and can be affected negatively by too much rainfall due to widespread habitat. Mattanja Hunting Safaris will advise clients upon request the success rate the time period offers. Side-by-side or over-and-under shotguns are the preferred weapon for wingshooting with Mattanja Hunting Safaris.