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A good safari is a once in a lifetime adventure. Make sure you're fully equipped and help keep costs down by hiring all you need from us. Our duffel bags are exactly the right size for light planes, a good pair of binoculars is vital and you can keep everything charged with the Powermonkey, no matter how far you are from civilisation. Check our Useful Links page for highly recommended safari operators.

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Cameras

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GoPro HD HERO3 Camera GoPro HD HERO3 Camera The HERO3: Silver Edition boasts the same high performance specs as the famous HD HERO2 camera it replaces, yet it has built-in Wi-Fi and is 30% smaller and 25% lighter. Professional 1080p 30 fps / 960p 48 fps / 720p 60 fps | 11MP photo - 10 fps burst | Wi-Fi Built-In Hire a Bushnell Trophy Camera XLT HD Bushnell Trophy Camera HD Use the 8Mp Trail Camera to get fantastic photos and 1080 HD video of the animals which visit your garden night and day or use it as a motion activated surveillance camera to protect your property. Resolution: 8Mp | Battery Life: Up to one year

Gels Sprays Wipes Tablets Drops

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Buy a 100ml Bottle of Dry Wash Gel Dry Wash Gel 100ml An antibacterial soap that doesn’t require water – the liquid evaporates as you’re using it. This is ideal for travel and the outdoors when a reliable water source may not be close by. Contains soothing aloe vera extract. Cleaning gel that requires no water | Antibacterial formula | Biodegradable and pH balanced Buy Lifeventure Antibacterial Biodegradable Soap Antibacterial Biodegradable Soap The perfect travel and outdoor soap, concentrated so you don't need so much for each wash. This liquid soap lathers in both fresh and brackish water and it is biodegradable, so not harmful to the environment. Weight: 250g | Dimensions: 55 x 55 x 140 mm Buy a pack of Body wet wipes Wet Wipes - Body These wet wipes are larger than the normal wet wipes and are a great way of freshening up after a day on the trail for when you don’t have access to a hot bath. Safe to use on the entire body | Portable | Resealable | Travel-size | Fresh clean scent Lifeventure Hydrofibre Trek Towel Lifeventure Hydrofibre Trek Towel The HydroFibre Trek Towel is a compact and soft, quick drying towel made from a unique material. Size: 62 x 110cm Buy Deet Insect Repellent Deet Insect Repellent A dual-action formula which combines natural pyrethroids with a very high concentration of DEET to provide maximum, long lasting protection. Natural pyrethroids act as a contact repellent so any insect actually landing on the skin will be deterred from biting. Active Ingredient: 95% DEET | Repels: Mosquitoes, midges, horseflies, sandflies, gnats, fleas, ticks and other biting insects.

Guide Books

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Kingdon-Field-Guide-African-Mammals Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals Jonathan Kingdon, one of the foremost authorities on African mammals, has written and illustrated this field guide which sets new standards in African mammalogy. The author covers all the known species of African land mammal in a concise text providing full information on identification, distribution, ecology, evolutionary relationships, and conservation status. Pages: 465 Birds-Africa-South-of-the-Sahara Sinclair Field Guide to African Birds This compact and easy-to-use guide is the first book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in sub-Saharan Africa. Detailing more than 2,100 species, it covers the entire Afrotropic Region... Pages 760 | Weight 1150 g

Hydration

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Buy a Nalgene Wide Mouth 1L Glow Bottle Nalgene Wide Mouth 1L Glow Bottle The Nalgene 1 Litre Wide Mouth Tritan Glow Bottle is a new twist on the classic wide mouth bottle. Made from the same BPA free Eastman Tritan as the standard bottle, the Glow bottle is tough enough to survive the rough and tumble of life in the field, life at the pole, life on the back of a donkey. Anywhere indeed, where sensible folk fear to tread. Capacity: 1 litre | Dimensions: 21.5cm x 9.5cm | Weight: 180g Source Convertube Source Convertube A new innovation in hydration technology! The Source Convertube turns a bottle into a hydration system in 3 easy steps. The Convertube comes with different adaptors for different kinds of bottles. The Convertube with a Nalgene bottle is for people who want the convenience of a drinking tube without the filling and freezing problems of a hydration bladder. Hydration-Reservoir Hydration Reservoir Don't get dehydrated because your water bottle is inconveniently stowed, hire a Hydration Reservoir instead. The huge access port makes refilling and cleaning easy. Volume: 3 Litres | Weight: 620grm approx

Kit Bags

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90L-Duffel 90 Litre Duffel Bag The 90 litre duffel bag is the ideal size for most treks and is recommended by the majority of organised tour operators. It has end carry handles, side carry handles and straps to convert it into a backpack. Weight Approx: 1.5kg | Volume 90 L

Lighting

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Petzl Head Torch Petzl Tikka PLUS® Head Torch A head torch is probably the most useful thing to have when camping and the modern LED torches are amazing when it comes to brightness and battery life. Hire a head lamp from us for reading in bed, cooking over the fire, eating with both hands free and those late night pit stops in the dark. Weight: 83grm | Batteries: 3xAAA/LR6 | Battery Life: 55h at Maximum and 140h at Economic

Optical

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Minox-10x42-BV-Binoculars Minox 10x42 BV Binoculars The one vital, not to be left behind, item for a successful safari is a decent pair of binoculars. You literally cannot do without them but a safari is expensive enough without having to buy loads of kit... 10 x 42 | Waterproof to 3 metres | Weight 780 g Yukon-Exelon-3x50-Night-Vision-Scope Yukon Exelon 4x50 Night Vision Scope The Yukon Exelon 4x50 features enhanced operating characteristics. Combination of a CF-Super tube and a high-aperture 50mm R-Contact objective lens provides a distortion free, crisp and geometrically precise image on the entire surface of the screen. Lens Diameter: 50 mm | Magnification: 4.0x

Rucksacks

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30-Litre-Daypack 30 Litre Day Pack Whether it's a day walk on the South Downs or a 5 day trek up Kilimanjaro, rent this day pack to get the essentials there and back safely. Capacity: 30 Litre Approx | Weight: 1.2 Kg

Sleeping Bags

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Hire a Snugpak Travelpak Lite Sleeping Bag Snugpak Travelpak Lite Sleeping Bag This lightweight, micro pack size sleeping bag is what every adventure traveller dreams of. It is equally suited to fair weather UK backpacking as to exploring warmer and more exotic climes. Temp Rating: Comfort: 7ºc - Extreme: 2ºc | Weight: 850g | Length: 220cm  Hire a summer sleeping bag Summer Sleeping Bag This is a comfortable rectangular sleeping bag for use in base camp, dormitories or low altitude summer camping. Ideal for people who feel claustrophobic in mummy bags. +6° | Weight 1700g | Max User Height 190 cm sleeping-bag-liner Silk Sleeping Bag Liner Silk is a very poor conductor of heat, silk will trap a lot of warmth within the bag making it a very warm compact unit. A silk liner is also a must when travelling in hotter climates, its natural heat managing characteristics keep the body comfortable in both extremes of hot and cold. Weight Approx: 150g | Fabric: Silk | Comments: Sleeping Bag liner Bivvi Bag Bivvi Bag The Bivvi bag is the ideal choice for outdoor ventures, bushcraft and emergency survival. With a small volume and exceptional light weight, it can be folded and packed away as a stalwart item in your outdoor kit, with or without a sleeping bag. Weight Approx: 300g | Fabric: Paratex Dry | Packed Size: 13cm(H) x 10cm(W)

Walking Poles

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Walking-Pole Hiking Poles Hiking poles are a vital item of kit for any serious trek. All our hiking poles are lightweight, extensible poles with ergonomic hand grips and tungsten tips. Help make your trek a success by hiring a pair of premium quality hiking poles from us. Weight: 238 g | Length: 66-145 cm | Material: Alu 7075 | Grip: Pro Dual Gummy - 01/2DD | Flex Tip+Tip: Multi Fit + Carbide - 05/5 + 08/9

Water Treatment

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Hire a Expedition Water Filter Expedition Water Filter The MiniWorks EX microfilter is the worldwide best-selling microfilter, delivering long-lasting, field-maintainable water filtration in demanding environments. Weight: 456g | Filter: Ceramic Plus Carbon Chlorine-Dioxide-Droplets Chlorine Dioxide Droplets Chlorine Dioxide Droplets are the safest and most effective chemical water disinfectant available. They kill bacteria, viruses and cysts in water (Including Giardia and Cryptosporidium). Safe for long term use. | Does not leave any residual taste, odour or colour | Treats up to 60 Litres of water | Once opened use within 18 months.

Waterproof Bags & Cases

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20L Dry Bag 20L Dry Bag ea to Summit Ultra-SilTM Dry Sacks are made of Siliconized Cordura®, which is one of the lightest and toughest waterproof nylon fabrics available. Interior Dimensions 25.4 x 61cm | Weight 50g Exped Rucksack Liner Waterproof Rucksack Liner The Exped Classic Fold Dry Bags are waterproof storage bags with a fold top closure. The Fold Dry bags are made from a seriously durable PU-coated Taffeta nylon, with a 10,000 mm hydrostatic head, and taped seams to ensure no leakage. Weight: 105g approx | Volume: 40 Litres