BLOCKS 70 AND 71 | CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
Blocks 70 & 71, above Bria and below Ouadda. Please refer to the map provided.
Great areas for lord derby eland, central African savannah buffalo, lion, western roan, Defassa waterbuck, korrigum, hippopotamus, warthog and plenty more.
The accommodation consists of a well-equipped tent-camp with bathroom and other basic facilities. Daily laundry service provided.
Arms ammunition and hunting conditions
The recommended minimum calibre for dangerous game is a .375 Holland & Holland Magnum. We recommend a minimum of a .300 calibre for Lord Derby Eland. Hunting is done by walking and stalking.
Climate and vegetation
The Central African Republic has two climatic seasons: The rainy season from May to October, and the dry season from December to April. The driest months are January and February, with a highest monthly average high temperature of 34˚C (93˚F) in February, from a countrywide average temperature of 26˚C (79˚F). The biotope varies between mountainous regions, forests (with a high humidity), wetlands and savannah.
Clothing and gear
Normal hunting clothing can be worn during the day and bring along a hunting jacket as well. Bring at least two pairs of trousers or shorts and shirts. Do not forget your pair of well-worn boots, a hat and sunscreen. Detailed checklist to be provided.
Dwarf Buffalo (March - July)
Bongo, Sitatunga (May - July)
Lord Derby Eland, Korrigum, Red River Hog (January - May)
Health and safety
This is a Malaria area. Please take precaution. Insect repellent is strongly advisable during the warmer months. A Yellow Fever vaccination certificate is compulsory.
Electricity: 220/230 volts 50 Hz.
Standard time will be throughout the year, 1 hours in advance of Greenwich Mean Time, 1 hour behind Central European Time and 5 hours in advance of Eastern Standard Time, U.S.A.