Blog: Kruger Park Game Lodge

Weekly Big 5 safari sightings 15 until 21 February 2015

Sunday 15 February 2015 An elephant bull at Olifants/Baksteen rd The Mohlabetsi pride of lions feeding on an impala kill at Eskom giraffe 2 White rhino bulls 2 Sable antelopes at Pondoro Main camp 2 White rhino bulls A hyena at Mohlabetsi/Impalabos east cutline Monday 16 February 2015 A male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) at […]


Weekly Big 5 safari sightings 8 until 14 February 2015

Sunday 8 February 2015 A male cheetah at Tshukudu rd Small breeding herd of elephants at Rhulani’s dam 2 Elephant bulls ( Shoshangaan ) at Hongonyi rd 6 Lions at Ngala dam 2 Buffalo bulls at Xibejuana dam 2 Elephant bulls at Ngala dam Monday 9 February 2015 A breeding herd of 15 elephants at […]


Weekly Big 5 safari sightings 1 until 7 February 2015

Sunday 1 February 2015 2 White rhino bulls and 2 cows 4 Buffalo bulls at Bushbuck dam 6 Lions feeding on a kudu kill at Siyabona main rd Monday 2 February 2015 3 Lionesses and 10 cubs stalking and killing a young zebra foal A male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) at Top rd An elephant […]


Weekly Big 5 sightings 18 until 24 January 2015

Sunday 18 January 2015 3 Elephants at Nyala dam 1 Male cheetah at Tshukudu cutline A White rhino bull A herd of 200 buffaloes at Huppel weg 3 Lionesses and 10 cubs at Nyari dam A white rhino bull Monday 19 January 2015 6 Lions at Rodney’s rd 2 Elephant bulls at Huppel weg Tuesday […]


Big 5 sightings 13 until 19 October 2013

Sunday 13 October 2013 A herd of 300 buffaloes feeding close to Barnard airstrip Monday 14 October 2013 A herd of 60 buffaloes at the 4/5 cutline A breeding herd of 30 elephants feeding close to Fhele rd 1 Elephant bull drinking at Ngala dam Tuesday 15 October 2013 A breeding herd of 40 elephants […]


Big 5 safari sightings 6 until 12 October 2013

Sunday 6 October 2013 3 Elephant bulls close to Pondoro main road A breeding herd of 10 elephants feeding next to Pondoro main rd A herd of 300 300 buffaloes grazing at Makoti loop 1 White rhino bull close to Nkombe north 1 Lioness resting at Ngwenya dam 3 Elephant bulls feeding at Koos’s pan […]


Leopard during Pondoro safari

A video taken a while ago of a young male walking past our safari cruiser. Leopards are solitary and extremely secretive making them the most difficult of the Big 5 to find. In a weird way their solitary nature also makes them more confident as they are used to facing dangers on their own. This […]


Big 5 safari sightings 29 September until 5 October 2013

Sunday 29 September 2013 1 Elephant bull at Koppie rd 1 White rhino bull A breeding herd of 30 elephants feeding close to Tora dam A herd of 300 buffaloes close to Pride Rock Monday 30 September 2013 A herd of 300 buffaloes next to Cub drive A breeding herd of 15 elephants close to […]


Big 5 sightings 22 until 28 September 2013

Sunday 22 September 2013 2 Lionesses and 8 cubs resting close to Xinzele rd 3 Elephant bulls feeding next to Luma Nyama 1 White rhino bull A herd of 200 buffaloes at Steven’s rd Monday 23 September 2013 A breeding of 30 elephants close to Xinzele rd 2 Elephants bulls feeding close to Gamma rd […]