Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Big 5 Sightings 17 August to 23 August 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Salayexe, the female leopard, stalking and killing a steenbok south of Kudu Drift.   Monday, 17 August 2015 (26ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub resting at Rampan The young male lion of the Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on EP open area Two elephant bulls feeding north of Kimbians Crossing A breeding herd of about twenty elephants... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 10 August 2015 to 16 August 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the Nkuhuma lion pride having a standoff with a breeding herd of about 400 buffalo’s on Madash Road. Monday, 10 August 2015 (25ºC) Anderson, the male leopard, moving south from Our Southern Boundary Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub resting on Francolin Road A breeding herd of about fifteen elephants feeding on A-main Another breeding herd of... Read more...

Rangers Report July 2015

What a very exiting month we had in the bush! From day one we had a lot of awesome sightings and it just got better as the month went on. We had a wonderful sighting of a female cheetah, moving past the lodge in search of a meal. We don’t get a lot of cheetahs around the lodge area, because it is too dense and bushy and cheetahs need open areas to hunt. When we do see a cheetah in this area,... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 03 to 09 August 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was seeing Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub feasting on a impala kill north of EP/Manyeleti Crossing Monday, 03 August 2015 (24ºC) One Majingi male lion and one Breakaway female lioness feeding on a buffalo kill on A-main A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding in Shirley’s Crossing Another breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding at... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 27 July to 02 August 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see eleven wild dogs fighting with a clan of hyenas at Big Dam. Monday, 27 July 2015 (21ºC) A pack of about 10 wild dogs moving east from Safari Dam One Majingi male lion mating with one Breakaway female lioness on Mfesi open area A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Drongo South Salayexe, the female leopard, resting on Northern Link Five... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 20 to 26 July 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one Majingi male lion mating with one Breakaway female lion at Mfesi open area. Monday, 20 July 2015 (27ºC) Anderson, the male leopard, moving south on Rhino Pan Road Three male buffalo’s feeding on Kudu’s Drift Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub resting at Shirley’s Crossing One Breakaway female lioness resting on Bushcamp West A breeding... Read more...

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