SAFARI SIGHTINGS 24-30 APRIL ’22

Big 5 safari

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of  24-30 April ’22

Sunday 24 April 2022

  • 2 Kudyela lionesses resting at venture camp dam
  • 4 Kudyela lionesses with 13 cubs resting E of xikulu dam
  • 20+ Elephants feeding at hearne cutline
  • 2 White rhino bulls
  • 7 Wild dogs drinking at impala dam
  • 12+ Elephants feeding around boetabessie dam
Big 5 safari

 

Monday 25 April 2022

  • 4 Kudyela lionesses with 13 cubs resting E of xikulu dam
  • 25+ Elephants drinking and feeding around van-wyk
  • 10+ Elephants drinking at dead end dam
  • 1 White rhino bull
  • 1 Buffalo bull and 4 elephants at ngala dam
  • 1 Leopardess (Faka Nchovela) heading N from ringana dam
  • 1 Spotted hyena heading S on pondoro main

Tuesday 26 April 2022

  • 1 Masungulo male lion resting at dead end dam
  • 2 Kudyela lionesses with 11 cubs at bush lodge main
  • 2 Kudyela lionesses resting E of xikulu dam
  • 1 Bull elephants drinking at nyari dam
  • 2 White rhino bulls

Wednesday 27 April 2022

  • 1 Leopardess (Faka Nchovela) and her cub resting at cement pipe
  • 20+ Elephants drinking and feeding at ngala dam
  • 3 Buffalo bulls feeding on olifants main
  • 1 Spotted hyena around ngala dam
  • 60+ Buffaloes grazing at 1/2 cutline
  • 5 Kudyela lionesses with 11 cubs and 1 Masungulo male resting at mhisi loop
Big 5 safari

 

Thursday 28 April 2022

  • 1 Kudyela lioness and 13 cubs resting at mhisi loop
  • 60+ Buffaloes drinking at Coert bush camp
  • 1 Bull elephant drinking at xikulu dam
  • 1 Kudyela lioness and 1 Masungulo male busy mating at dead end dam
  • 20+ Elephants feeding at E/W cutline
  • 3 Kudyela lionesses resting S of xikulu dam

Friday 29 April 2022

  • 60+ Buffaloes grazing at shangaan road
  • 20+ Elephants drinking at Gunter’s reservoir
  • 5 Kudyela lionesses with 13 cubs resting at mhisi loop
  • 2 White rhino bulls
  • 6 Spotted hyenas resting on the greenfire cutline
  • 20+ Elephants drinking water at van-wyk
  • 1 White rhino bull
  • 1 Masungulo male lion resting at mhisi loop
Big 5 safari

 

Saturday 30 April 2022

  • 40+ Elephants feeding at huppel weg
  • 60+ Buffaloes grazing at xipalatsi road
  • 1 Leopardess heading E at rhulans road
  • 3 Kudyela lionesses feeding on a warthog at bush lodge waterhole
  • 2 White rhino bulls
  • 1 Kudyela lioness with 11 cubs and 1 Masungulo male resting at mhisi loop

This is a short summary of the safari sightings we had for the week ending 30 April 2022.