Saddleback Impala Hunting

Hunt Saddle Back Impala with AHL
Saddleback Impala Africa Hunt Lodge

Saddleback Impala Fees

Trophy Fee...……

  • $4500

Daily Rates...……

  • 1 Hunter/ 1 PH - $345 per hunter per day
  • 2 Hunters/ 1 PH - $295 per hunter per day
  • Bow Hunter/ 1 PH - $345 per hunter per day
  • Observer Fees - $150 per person per day

Africa Hunt Lodge allows the opportunity to hunt and harvest the very rare Saddleback Impala. The Limpopo Province of South Africa is the premier destination in the World to hunt the Saddleback Impala. Year round, we offer hunts for awesome Trophy Saddleback Impala as there are no seasonal restrictions on hunting the Saddleback Impala in South Africa.

Our hunters typically hunt the South African Saddle Back Impala in conjunction with a 7-10 day African Safari. One of our Experienced and Licensed Professional Hunters will be your guide during your Saddleback Impala Hunt. We typically hunt Saddlebacked Impala Safari Style, Spot and Stalk, or by Still Hunting if you are a Bow Hunter. We can accommodate all methods of Hunting for Saddle back Impala including Rifle, Bow, Black Powder, Crossbow or Handgun. We can accommodate hunters of any age and experience level. 

The Saddleback Impala which we hunt on our South Africa Concession are the biggest in the World. You can expect a 21+ inch Saddleback Impala when hunting with us...we have a resident breeding her of Saddleback Impala at our Kudu Valley Safari Lodge concession,.

The Saddleback Impala (Aepyceros melampus) is a medium-sized antelope found in southern Africa.

What do Saddleback look like:

The Saddleback Impala is the same body size as a Common Impala, but has a dark brown saddle on it's back, a dark face, and males have a pair of 20-26 inch horns for trophy adults. They are a color variant of the Common African Impala.

Habitat of the Saddleback Impala:

Saddleback Impala can be found in savannas and light woodlands in South Africa. They are often found in grassy areas with lots of vegetation, and they hide behind tress from predators. While Impalas can survive in arid regions, they’re commonly found near rivers and watering holes. 

Distribution of Saddleback Impala:

Saddleback Impala is a new color variant species of the Common Impala, thus, they are only found currently in South Africa. Saddleback Impala are specifically a rare color morph of Impala.

Saddleback Impala Behavior:

Saddle backed Impala are mainly active during cool days, and they rest and feed at night. They’re usually out just after sunrise, and right before sunset. They gather into herd of around 15-100 individuals, and are very territorial when food is plentiful. Female Impala have a gestation period of 6-7 months, and give birth to usually only one offspring at a time.

Saddleback Impala Hunting
Saddleback Impala Hunting
Saddleback Impala Hunting
Saddleback Impala Hunting
Saddleback Impala Hunt - May 2024
Saddleback Impala Hunt - May 2024

Focus on Hunting, Not Just Logistics

We create amazing hunting experiences, with key services included in our fee.

The Hunting product that we offer to our clients is the best in the world. We specialize in Trophy Animals, including many World Record class African Game including Kudu, Cape Buffalo, Sable, Blesbok, Wildebeest, the Big 5 and much more. 

We plan the hunt to suit the requirements of our clients, with a large variety of game that is available. Our trophy hunting rates include professional hunter services, care of trophies and delivery to taxidermy, transfers from Johannesburg International Airport, as well as a memorable stay in one of our 4 or 5 Star South African Hunting lodges. Non-hunting guests are welcome to accompany the Hunters. 

Included with Package

  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

  • 1st Class Accommodations on our South African Concession

  • Guided and Licensed Professional Hunter for your Hunt

  • Services of Trackers, Drivers and Skinners

  • Hunting License and Permits

  • Beer, Wine, Non-Alcoholic Drinks

  • Daily maid and laundry services

  • Care of your trophies to include Capping and transportation to Taxidermist for Export

Package Options

  • Additional Hunting for other Game Animals

  • Extra Nights at the Hunt Lodge with Family and Guests

  • Fishing and Bird Hunting

  • Trips to Pilanesberg and Marakele National Parks for Photo Safaris

  • Pick up/Drop off from Johannesburg (Tambo) Airport $250

  • Additional Safari Excursions in our Area

  • Visits to Local Orphanage

Other Packages that include this animal...

Executive Safari Package


African Safari with 10 Animals - The Best of South Africa

Impala Slam Hunting Package

5 Days

Hunt all 4 Impala Color Variants