Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Big 5 Sightings 11 to 17 November 2013

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a female cheetah and her cub resting on One Eye Pan Road!

 

Female cheetah and her cub - Louis Liversage

Female cheetah and her cub – Louis Liversage

Monday, 11 November 2013

(23ºC) 4mm of rain

  • One elephant bull feeding on Rocky Road
  • Five buffalo bulls feeding on Madash Road
  • A breeding herd of about seven elephants feeding at The Rocks
  • Two elephant bulls moving west on Rhino Ring North
  • One male cheetah resting at Treehouse Pan
  • Five buffalo bulls resting at Eagle Owl Crossing

 

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

(29ºC)

  • Tingana, the male leopard, hunting warthogs on EP/Simbambili cutline
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding in EP floodplain
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on EP/Simbambili cutline
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on EP/Shirley’s cutline
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Kudu Drift
  • Two buffalo bulls feeding on Bushcamp West

 

Wednesday, 13 November 2013

(35ºC)

  • Two Styx female lions and one Nkuhuma male lion, moving south from Mpisi Pan
  • A breeding herd of about one hundred and fifty buffaloes moving east from Mpisi Pan
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Bushcamp Pan
  • Salayexe, the female leopard, moving south on Madash Road
  • The young Robson’s male leopard, moving west from 16th Crossing Road
  • Four buffalo bulls feeding in Serengeti/Manyeleti Crossing
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Serengeti Pan

 

Buffalo bull - Louis Liversage

Buffalo bull – Louis Liversage

Thursday, 14 November 2013

(36ºC)

  • One female cheetah and her cub resting at One Eye Pan Road
  • One buffalo bull feeding on Simbambili firebreak
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding at Pungwe Crossing

 

Friday, 15 November 2013

(37ºC)

  • Two Styx female lions and one Styx male lion, resting south of Treehouse Pan
  • Mvula, the male leopard, moving east on Gowrie Main
  • One elephant bull moving north on Safari airstrip
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding at Leeukuil
  • Three buffalo bulls drinking water at 2nd Windmill
  • One buffalo bull drinking water at EP open area
  • Lamula, the male leopard, drinking water at Big Dam

 

Saturday, 16 November 2013

(30ºC)

  • Six buffalo bulls feeding on Ekiso Road
  • One buffalo bull feeding on Simbambili firebreak
  • One elephant bull feeding on Eastern Bank Manyeleti

 

Nkuhuma male lion - Louis Liversage

Nkuhuma male lion – Louis Liversage

Sunday, 17 November 2013

(36ºC)

  • One buffalo bull feeding on Simbambili firebreak
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on EP open area
  • Five buffalo bulls feeding in EP floodplain
  • Lamula, the male leopard, moving north from Kudu Drift

 

 

 

 

 

 

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