The Roan’s upper body is grey in colour, with the legs being darker in colour. The under parts are white, and the face has a black-brown and white facial mask. Roan have long ears with a dark tuft of hair on the ends of each ear. Both sexes have arched, ringed horns with the male having longer and thicker horns.
Roan live in herds of up to 20 animals with one breeding bull. The bull will chase away any competition in his herd.
Hunting Roan is a good, challenging hunt because they have excellent hearing and eyesight.
The suitable caliber for hunting Roan is .30 caliber rifles.