Blog: Safari

Sightings 8 July – 14 July, 2012

Sunday 8 July 2012 1 Black rhino cow browsing About 10 buffalo bulls on Campfire area Monday 9 July 2012 Olifants west pride ( 6 females and 3 males ) feeding on a giraffe kill close to Nyari dam 2 Elephants bulls close to Billy’s lodge 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) lying on a […]

When the wife wants meat

Going on a safari to Africa is a bit of a gamble. Everybody wants to see the so-called Big 5, but this can by no means be guaranteed. The pressure on all guides are thus enormous as they understand the costs and effort involved in getting here, as well as the very high expectations of […]

Sightings 24 June – 30 June, 2012

Sunday 24 June 2012 3 Elephant bulls feeding at Oxford/Cambridge 1 cutline 2 Elephant bulls next to Kwahle road 1 Black rhino cow drinking water at a dam 3 Elephant bulls close to Bateleur camp next to the river 3 White rhino bulls Monday 25 June 2012 3 Elephant bulls right in front of Main […]

Sightings 17 June – 23 June, 2012

Sunday 17  June 2012 1 Black rhino cow Saw a male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) lying next to an impala kill Monday 18 June 2012 Male leopard feeding on impala kill 1 White rhino bull 2 Black rhino cows browsing A herd of about 100 buffaloes at the east/west cutline 3 Elephant bulls feeding close to […]

Lions playing at Van Wyk – Kruger Park Game Lodge

Photos of leopards and black rhinos seem to dominate our Facebook and blog pages as sightings of these elusive animals escalated during the last few months. This makes one forget that there are still other animals around. Lions, when active, are amazing animals and the raw emotion when coming across these powerful animals cannot be […]