Blog: Lion Cubs

Big 5 safari sightings 10 – 16 March 2013

Sunday 10 March 2013 1 White rhino bull drinking water  A herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding at Pump rd 1 Elephant bull feeding at York/Hearne cutline A breeding herd of 10 elephants feeding at Impalaweg 5 4 Elephant bulls feeding close to Reguit pad Monday 11 March 2013 3 Lionesses and 2 subadults walking […]

Big 5 safari sightings 3 – 9 March 2013

Sunday 3 March 2013 3 Lionesses stalking warthogs at Barnard airstrip A herd of 200 buffaloes sleeping at Coert’s new rd A big herd of buffaloes at Mamba rd Monday 4 March 2013 4 Elephant cows feeding at Top rd A herd of about 200 buffaloes grazing next to Reguit pad 2 Male lions resting […]

Lion cubs in Kruger Park

Mark took this video close to Pride rock on the 25th of March. He found the cubs again after a lengthy search much to the delight of the guests in his safari vehicle. The area around Pride rock is very rocky which makes it an ideal place for lions to hide their cubs as it […]

Big 5 safari sightings 24 February – 2 March 2013

Sunday 24 February 2013 1 Elephant bull walking past Nyari dam 1 Elephant bull feeding at Steven’s rd A herd of about 20 elephants feeding close to Mophu meander A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding close to Top rd Monday 25 February 2013 1 Lioness and 3 male cubs playing close to Coert’s new […]

Big 5 lodge | Lion cubs

As stated earlier one of the 4 year old lionesses has got cubs as well. We found her and 2 cubs on the afternoon drive of the 21st of September and followed her to a freshly killed wildebeest. The cubs were very active and it provided for excellent photo opportunities.

Lion cubs

The biggest news so far this month has been the discovery of 4 lion cubs of only about 2-3 weeks old near Pride Rock on the morning of the 19th of February. The mother is Noenu Mafazi and this is her 1st litter. We saw her mate with Mazinyo just more than 3 months ago […]