Blog: Lions

SAFARI SIGHTINGS 27 OCTOBER – 2 NOVEMBER’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 27 October to 2 November ’19   Sunday 27 October 2019   3 Male Lions (Machaton) with 1 Lioness sleeping East of 1/2 Cutline 25+ Elephants feeding on Pondoro Main 50+ Elephants feeding in the drainage line on Ximangwana Road 7 Lionesses (Kudjela Pride) with 16 Cubs […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 29 SEPTEMBER-5 OCTOBER ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 29 September to 5 October ’19   Sunday 29 September 2019   1 Male Lion (Machaton Male) with 2 Lionesses from the Singwe Pride sleeping near Delivery Road 20+ Elephants feeding around Mamba Road 4 White Rhino static near Main Road West 1 Juvenile Martial Eagle near […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 15-21 SEPTEMBER ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 15 to 21 September ’19   Sunday 15 September 2019   1 Male Lion (Machaton Male) sleeping on Singwe Plains 2 Lionesses with 2 cubs sleeping near Marula Road 15+ Elephants static feeding near Main Road 60+ Buffalo static around Steven Road 60+ Buffalo drinking at Bothabesi […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 8-14 SEPTEMBER ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 8 to 14 September ’19   Sunday 8 September 2019   7 Lionesses with 16 cubs (Kudjela Pride) crossing North over Olifants Main 25+ Elephants static around Nyala Pan 150+ Buffalo grazing all over Graig’s Road 1 Female Leopard (Nkyani) with an Impala kill near Main Road […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 4-10 AUGUST ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 4 to 10 August ’19   Sunday 4 August 2019   3 White Rhino static on York/Hens Cutline 40+ Elephants feeding around Steven’s Road 1 Female Leopard (Nkanyi) static on Mahlolwa Loop 2 White Rhino heading North away from Nkanyi on Mahlolwa Loop 3 Male Lions with […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 28JULY-3AUGUST ’19

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 28 July to 3 August ’19   Sunday 28 July 2019   1 Female Leopard (Nkanyi) static on Zebra Weg 1 Female Leopard (Thuli) heading West from Hens/Mohlabetsi Cutline 3 Lionesses with 5 cubs feeding on a Giraffe kill on Warran’s Road, with 10+ Hyena and 20+ […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 15-21 APRIL ’18

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 15-21 April ’18 Sunday 15 April 2018 1 Female lion with her cubs heading north from giraffe road 1 Machaton male mating with a Kudyela lioness north of monte road 10 Elephants feeding at hamilton north 20 Elephants drinking at van wyk Tuesday 17 April 2018 5 […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 26-30 MARCH ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #33 The pack of wild dogs were seen on an almost daily basis during the week. We were fortunate enough to move around with them a they nearly reached every corner of the reserve. A few impala were very lucky by escaping these hungry predators as we watched a few getting chased. […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 8-12 JAN ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #25 It is week in picture time again and it is with great excitement that I wright this simply because of so much that happened during the week. Thus far it will be the largest selection of week in pictures since we started early-mid 2017. Let’s start off with the most endangered […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 17-23 DEC ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 17-23 Dec ’17 Sunday 17 Dec 2017 7 Kudyela lionesses sleeping south of top road 4 Elephants feeding at mandleve road 2 Buffalo bulls resting at gamma road 1 White rhino bull 1 Bull elephant feeding at greg’s road Monday 18 Dec 2017 7 Kudyela lionesses sleeping west […]