Welcome to Wintershoek Safaris

Wintershoek Safaris knows what it takes to create the perfect, unforgettable safari experience, and strives to provide the best service in all aspects of your safari. The proof is our flawless reputation and many years of service excellence.

Wintershoek Safaris OWNS more than 132 000 acres in four spectacular areas in the Northern Cape.
In addition, Wintershoek Safaris has access to some of the best Big Game and Plains Game Hunting areas in the rest of Southern Africa. We also specialise in tailor- made Photographic Safaris throughout Southern Africa.

The diverse hunting terrain you will encounter in our areas, as well as the fantastic hunting experience, will leave you breathless and in awe, and longing to return. An incredible adventure in every sense!

You will arrive as a client and you will leave as a friend, with memories that will be treasured forever!

Wintershoek Safaris 2016 Brochure

Download the new Wintershoek Safaris 2016 brochure (3.2 MB)



Members of

Member of Northern Cape Hunters Association and Life member of Safari Club International, Dallas Safari Club and PHASA

Northern Cape Hunting Association
Safari Club International
Dallas Safari Club
  • Best trip I`ve ever had and I was totally impressed with everything across the board … I can`t stop thinking about it all.

    Troy Hiner, Colorado, USA – First Time Hunter to JVS
  • What a marvelous time we all had. What a dream come true. I was so impressed with your operation, your professionalism and the trophy quality that we took. I will cherish the friendships that were made and I cannot help but have the desire to go back and that I will!

    Scott Nordman, New Mexico, USA – 2nd time Hunter with JVS
  • We hunted together 20 years ago and STILL you provide the best hunting . . . period!
    I am ecstatic that we managed to bag everything I wanted, plus we got it all on film which is fantastic!!

    Mike Rogers SCI Expedition Safari, San Diego USA
  • As always, Johnny Vivier Safaris provided me with yet another hunt of a lifetime! Johnny and Wiaan’s staff could not have done a better job … the food, accommodations and the hunting all ran like clockwork. I have never hunted with a better PH than Strauss and the work ethic of the entire JVS team is remarkable. Thanks again to all for a fantastic hunt.Jon Clement, Georgia USA

    Mike & Tom Saint John, Houston USA
  • Thank you for a fantastic second safari. We had a lot of fun and everything was once again exactly as you said it to be and more!

    Lee & Kathy Brumley, Las Vegas, USA – Repeat JVS Clients
  • Absolutely out of Africa and this world, wow … What a fantastic trip!!

    Ken & Jenny Bailey, Atlanta, USA – Repeat JVS Clients
  • We where told by repeat hunters of Johnny Vivier Safaris, that you arrive as clients and you leave as family – this was definitely true for Janet and I. The hunt with JVS was definitely the highlight of our African Adventure that spanned over 5 countries.

    Jerry & Jan McConnell, Indianapolis USA
  • Just everything was absolutely fantastic. From the accommodations, to the food, the abundance of game, great trophies, superb trophy care and I even got my trousers pressed everyday!! Fantastic job Johnny Vivier Safaris.

    Hal & Susan Gooch, Thomasville, USA – Repeat JVS Clients
  • Thank you Johnny Vivier Safaris for the great organization, the hours of hard work, taking great care of us all and the excellent hunting and trophy quality

    Gerald, Lynne & Katrina Anderson, Salt Lake City, USA – Numerous hunts with JVS
  • To Johnny Vivier Safaris and all the staff at Wag `n Bietjie Camp – Thanks so very much for 11 incredible days of hunting, fabulous eating and lifelong friendships that we made. Your facilities leave nothing to be desired and we are sure to return soon. See you in Reno!!

    Dave Stephenson (California, USA) & Wayne Melluzzo (Phoenix, USA)
  • We made it home safely – wow what a great time we had. Really glad we went with you, in fact I gave your name to 5 different hunters on the flight home! Definitely a dream come true and the video is superb – love you guys

    Danny Sanders & Mack Probst from Henderson, Nevada, USA – Repeat JVS Clients
  • We are full of joy from the most wonderful trip we could ever have imagined!! How can words begin to express our thanks for the time and friendship each of you shared with us. I simply do not have words. Thank you, thank you, and thank you, from the bottom of our hearts. You guys are the best!!

    Brennan & Martha Colyer, New Mexico, USA – 3rd time Hunters with JVS