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Hunting Trails Africa was formed in 2004 by Hermann Meyeridricks.

It is a family business with it’s main operations office in Stellenbosch, South Africa.

HTA is personally managed by Hermann.

Hermann plans and arranges each safari and personally guides our clients to ensure that your experience is a memorable one.

HTA employs a compliment of 10 hunting and camp staff on a full time basis.Hermann Meyeridricks

Hermann Meyeridricks

Hermann was born in South Africa in 1970. After serving in the South African Navy for 2 years, he obtained degrees in Commerce and Law from the University of Stellenbosch.

Since 1985 he has hunted extensively in 11 countries on 3 continents, particularly in Southern Africa.  He is licensed as a professional hunter and outfitter in South Africa.

He is an active member of PHASA and currently serves as its President and as acting chairman of the board of directors of it’s Conservation and Empowerment Fund.  In addition, he is a member of SCI, Dallas Safari Club, the Wild Sheep Foundation and the Working Retriever Club.

Hermann is a keen bird hunter and passionate about his gun dogs.  His other interests include Africana books, spearfishing and cooking.

Hermann and Gayle live in Stellenbosch and have two sons, Neil and Robert.

Our values

Our core values define the character of HTA.  It guides us in our behaviour, our decision making and our interaction with our clients.

  • Integrity. Through honesty and accountability – it creates trust.
  • Service. By being attentive, passionate and dedicated.
  • Ethics. In business, in hunting and in conservation.



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