Blog: Kruger National Park

Big 5 sightings 8 until 14 September 2013

Sunday 8 September 2013 A Black rhino bull and cow ( Aphella & Duchess ) 6 Elephant bulls feeding at Rul’s dam 8 Lion cubs playing at Nkorho rd Monday 9 September 2013 8 Lion cubs at Cam 7 dam Tuesday 10 September 2013 8 Lion cubs at Cam 7 A herd of 200 buffaloes […]


Big 5 sightings 1 until 7 September 2013

Sunday 1 September 2013 3 Lionesses and 8 cubs walking along the 4/5 cutline 1 Elephant bull feeding next to Mamba rd A breeding herd of 15 elephants close to Pondoro main rd A herd of 6 elephants at Xinzele rd A breeding herd of 25 elephants feeding next to Riverine east A herd of […]


Big 5 safari sightings 4 until 10 August 2013

Sunday 4 August 2013 A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding at 1/2 cutline 1 White rhino marking territory on walking safari 2 White rhinos ( Kajimas ) A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding at Top rd Monday 5 August 2013 A breeding herd of 47 elephants feeding close to Pride Rock 1 Male […]


A wonderful 2 weeks at Pondoro

Game viewing over the last few weeks has been incredible to say the least!! and not only this but the quality of the sightings has been extraordinary. Two of our male lions have been having a territorial dispute with a lone male on the southern boundary, to witness the power and aggression the males possess […]


The cubs of Balule

The lions cubs have come along in leaps and bounds since we first saw them in February of this year, 7 months down the line and 8 of the original 9 cubs are still alive and well. I will never forget the first time we saw them, they could not have been older than 10 […]


Big 5 safari sightings 28 July until 3 August 2013

Sunday 28 July 2013 A breeding herd of 16 elephants feeding close to1/2 cutline 3 Lionesses walking past Peter’s Rock A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding on 2/3 cutline A male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) drinking at Van Wyk 1 Black rhino bull 2 White rhinos drinking A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding […]


Big 5 safari sightings 21 until 27 July 2013

Sunday 21 July 2013 3 Lionesses and 2 Male lions feeding on a giraffe kill at Misi kaya rd A herd of 100 buffaloes grazing next to the East/west cutline A pack of 10 African wild dogs chasing impalas and waterbuck on Barnard area Monday 22 July 2013 A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding […]


Big 5 safari sightings 14 until 20 July 2013

Sunday 14 July 2013 4 Lionesses chasing a white rhino bull around A herd of 200 buffaloes grazing next to Weg fur alles A male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) feeding on his impala kill at Hamilton south 1 Elephant bull feeding close to Hamilton south 4 Lionesses walking along Hearne/Impalabos west cutline Monday 15 July […]


Big 5 safari sightings 7 until 13 July 2013

Sunday 7 July 2013 1 White rhino grazing 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) resting close to Imberbe loop A herd of about 10 elephants feeding close to Nyoka dam A herd of 150 buffaloes resting next to Olifants rd 4 Lionesses and 8 cubs feeding on a wildebeest kill A herd of 200 buffaloes […]


Big 5 safari sightings 30 June until 6 July 2013

Sunday 30 June 2013 3 Lionesses walking along the Rome 2/3 cutline 8 Lion cubs resting at the 2/3 cutline A herd of 200 buffaloes feeding close to Zebra weg A breeding herd of 15 elephants feeding close to Ingwe walk Monday 1 July 2013 1 Elephant bull ( Ezulwini ) feeding next to Boerbean […]


Big 5 safari sightings 16 – 22 June 2013

Sunday 16 June 2013 2 White rhino bulls sleeping on the road 2 Lionesses and 8 cubs playing on Seppel weg   Monday 17 June 2013 2 Lionesses walking north inside Nonwane area 2 White rhino bulls Tuesday 18 June 2013 2 Lionesses and 8 cubs walking along Mfundla rd 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu […]


Big 5 safari sightings 9 – 15 June 2013

Sunday 9 June 2013 A breeding herd of about 15 elephants feeding close to Main rd east A group of 7 elephants drinking at Gunter’s reservoir Monday 10 June 2013 2 Male lions feeding on a zebra kill next to Pondoro main rd Tuesday 11 June 2013 2 Male lions feeding on a zebra kill […]


Big 5 safari sightings 2 – 8 June 2013

Sunday 2 June 2013 A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding close to Pride Rock A herd of about 100 buffaloes grazing next to 2/3 cutline Monday 3 June 2013 5 Lionesses and 8 cubs resting close to Xinzele rd 10 Buffaloes grazing at Shangana rd A herd of 200 buffaloes resting next to Ndulamithi […]


Big 5 safari sightings 26 May – 1 June 2013

Sunday 26 May 2013 A breeding herd of about 30 elephants close to Huppel weg 2 White rhino bulls grazing next to Olifants rd/Nonwane 8 Lionesses resting close to Impalaweg 4 1 Male cheetah hunting impala at Pondoro main rd Lion cubs at Xintowana rd Monday 27 May 2013 A herd of 200 buffaloes at […]