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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 herd of about...

Big 5 Sightings 13 to 19 July 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see two Styx male lions feeding on a giraffe kill on Kuala Bear Road Monday, 13 July 2015 (23ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub resting on EP driveway A breeding herd of about fifty buffalo’s feeding on EP delivery Road Tyson, the male leopard, moving north from Leeukuil Pan Five Birmingham male lions feeding on a buffalo kill and chasing three unknown male lions...

Big 5 Sightings 6 to 12 July 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a female cheetah on game drive moving around on Elephant Plains’ property. Monday, 6 July 2015 (25ºC) A breeding herd of about 400 buffaloes moving east from MMM South A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Bushcamp East Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub, resting at the den inside the Manyeleti Crossing Shadow, the female leopard’s cub, resting...

Big 5 Sightings 29 June to 05 July 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was when Anderson, the male leopard, stalked Lamula, the male leopard. Lamula was resting on a termite mount enjoying the last afternoon sun when he sensed that he was not alone. Anderson crept up almost within striking distance of Lamula, when Lamula turned his head and saw him. Very slowly he stood up and came down the mount strait towards the waiting Anderson. These two...

Big 5 Sightings 22 June to 28 June 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Salayexe, the female leopard and her new 7 week old cub resting at her den north of Pungwe Island Crossing.   Monday, 22 June 2015 (24ºC) A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Robson’s boundary Four buffalo bulls feeding on Rocky Road One buffalo bull feeding on Safari/Simbambili cutline One buffalo bull feeding on Simbambili firebreak Another breeding...

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