What do you know about Mountain
Redunca fulvorufula fulvorufula
Good trophies can be taken in all most provinces of South
Africa and, as their name implies, they inhabit high ground.
They are smaller in both body size and horn length than
their Common or Southern cousins, standing 2 1/2 feet at the shoulder and
weighing about 60 pounds.
Only the rams have horns, and 6 1/2 inches is regarded as
You will likely be required to do a bit of climbing for
this trophy, and because they have keen eyesight, approach may be difficult.
Their coloring of grayish fawn, with whitish underside, generally blends very
well with their surroundings. In all, it is not too easy a trophy to take.
Shooting distance is normally more than 100 yards and can
be in undulating terrain.
Mountain Reedbuck do not require a lot of gun, many have
fallen to .22-250 class calibers. If a larger caliber must be used, consider
deep penetrating bullets, or solids to prevent hide damage.
Trophy Qualification Minimums:
Rowland Ward - 6 S.C.I. - 20
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