Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Big 5 Sightings 13 to 19 April 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the Half Tail wild dog pack moving and hunting in our area. The Half Tail pack is a pack of thirteen wild dogs and this is also the pack that denned in our area last year. Monday, 13 April 2015 (28ºC) A pack of about thirteen wild dogs resting on Wetpatch Road Salayexe, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill at Nyala Crossing A breeding herd of... Read more...

Rangers Report March 2015

Once again it was just outstanding and brilliant to be out in the bush this past month. The nightlife was excellent and we were very fortunate to see a lot of porcupines, genets, civets and even a few honey badgers. We also had wonderful sightings of giraffes, zebras, wildebeest and loads of general game. A pack of wild dogs were very generous to us, as we had them hunting and moving through our... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 06 to 12 April 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Anderson, the male leopard, taking an impala kill into a tree and feeding on it at Wetpatch open area. Monday, 6 April 2015 (27ºC) Tingana, the male leopard, moving north from Central Road Shadow, the female leopard, and her cub, feeding on a grey duiker kill on Central Road Five buffalo bulls resting at Big Dam One elephant bull moving west from Big... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 30 March 2015 to 05 April 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Shadow, the female leopard, resting with her cub at Safari Donga South. Monday, 30 March 2015 (29ºC) Shadow, the female leopard, her cub, and Tingana, the male leopard, on an impala kill on Parallel Road Salayexe, the female leopard, resting on EP airstrip A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Parallel Road One buffalo bull resting at... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 23 to 29 March 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one male cheetah, feeding on a duiker kill on Airport Link Road.   Monday, 23 March 2015 (33ºC) The Breakaway lion pride resting with two Majingi male lions at Big Dam Link South Nsele, the female leopard, feeding with one of her cubs on a kudu kill west of Old Hyena Den Road A breeding herd of about twenty elephants moving north from Red Dam One... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 16 to 22 March 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Tingana, the male leopard, in a tree with an Aardvark kill on Central Road Monday, 16 March 2015 (35ºC) Two Matimba male lions, resting on Lucas open area Nsele, the female leopard, resting on Robson’s boundary Tingana, the male leopard, feeding on an Aardvark kill on Central Road A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Track South One... Read more...

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