Wayne Grant's Introduction to Leopard Hunting


Wayne Grant- author of the acclaimed book on leopard hunting "Into the Thorns" will be conducting courses in South Texas in February and March of 2019.  Attendees arrive Thursday evening and depart Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning to go to Africa to hunt the big cats, or if you would just like to get the experience of sitting in a blind and shooting at a big tom, in real bush conditions- this course if for you.  Lots of useful, practical information, many valuable tips and lots of shooting- including a very realistic follow-up and charge!

Leopard Hunting Course Information


  • Brief overview of leopard hunting
  • Protocols in the blind
  • Correct clothing for the blind
  • Various shooting setups for the blind
  • Utilizing a double blind
  • Shooting from a tree blind
  • Shooting in poor light conditions
  • Shooting using  rheostat
  • Shooting using a spotlight
  • Shooting various life size leopard targets
  • Shooting under pressure
  • Actual trail cam footage viewing to discuss different shot angles
  • Leopard shot placement
  • Following up on a wounded leopard and facing a possible charge
  • Suitable calibers and bullets
  • Optics and nightsights
  • The truth about leopard sizes
  • Where the biggest leopard come from and why
  • Best countries to hunt leopard, and costs of those safaris
  • Pitfalls to look out for in booking a leopard hunt
  • New trends in leopard hunting and what is likely to come in the near future

"I have known Wayne for many years, and he is without a doubt, one of the most experienced and successful cat hunters operating today.  With well over a hundred leopards to his credit and 38 years of experience in five African countries- the information which he imparts on this course is invaluable to anyone going on safari in Africa."- John Barth, Adventure Unlimited, Inc. "

Dates, Price and Location


This is a 3 day course that will be offered from noon Thursday to noon Sunday every weekend in February and March 2019.


$2995 for the 3 day course including all course activities and literature, accommodation and gourmet meals.

Location- The Lazy CK Ranch

The Lazy CK Ranch - www.lazyckranch.com

Beautiful ranch in the Texas Hill Country that will be hosting Wayne's course.  Guests can also book days prior to or after course to hunt some of Texas finest exotic wild game- Blackbuck, Axis, Scimmitar Horned Oryx, and many others.

Shuttle service available from San Antonio Airport

The Lazy CK Ranch is family friendly- bring your wife, children and friends and they will take great care of them while you are attending the course- hunting, fishing and relaxation available in abundance!


Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Leopard Hunting Introductory Course with Professional Hunter and Author Wayne Grant

710 Buffalo St., Suite 807, Corpus Christi, TX 78401, US

(361) 852-0537