Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Big 5 Sightings 18 to 24 August 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Lamula, the male leopard, feeding on a warthog kill at Serengeti/Manyeleti Crossing.   Monday, 18 August 2014 (28ºC) Kwatile, the female leopard, resting with her cub on our Southern Boundary Tingana, the male leopard, feeding on his impala kill on Seepline Road A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on EP open area Four buffalo bulls resting at 2nd Windmill...

Big 5 Sightings 11 to 17 August 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Tingana, the male leopard, hunting and killing an aardvark on EP/Simbambili cutline   Monday, 11 August 2014 (23ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Simbambili Firebreak The Styx lion pride moving south from Ingwe Pan Lamula, the male leopard, moving north from Kudu Drift Tingana, the male leopard, hunting and killing an aardvark south of...

What is beauty?

Every morning all around the world, women wake up and stare in the mirror… They think of what they would like to change about themselves; wishing they could have the body of the lady they saw in the grocery store, or even wishing they had better clothes, like a colleague in the office. We are so used to destroying our own self-image, by wondering what other people think about us, that we forget what we already...

Manager’s Report July 2014

Wild Photo of the Month With the seasons slowly changing, we greeted July with a smile, knowing that we are slowly moving towards spring. The landscape is still dry and pale brown, but there is nothing quite as beautiful as the bright colours we have around the lodge as all the aloes are decorated with bunches of yellow and orange flowers. The bougainvillea bushes are also wearing their flower coats which you can...

Rangers Report July 2014

Those of you, who joined us on safari this month, will certainly agree when I say that the game viewing was phenomenal! Just having passed the halfway mark for 2014, the big question on all our minds are: what other great sightings will be waiting for us as the year moves forward? We opened the wild dog den this month for the first time and what a treat this turned out to be. The little pups started coming out of...

« Previous Entries

Copyright 2011 © Elephant Plains | Powered by Dumel