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Big 5 Sightings 7 to 13 December 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one Birmingham male lion, mating with one Styx female lioness, at Ingwe Pan.   Monday, 7 December 2015 (34ºC, 20 mm) One Birmingham male lion, mating with one Styx female lioness at Ingwe Pan Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub resting up in a tree north of EP Lodge A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Seef’s Pan Road Two Birmingham male lions...

Big 5 Sightings 30 November to 06 December 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a baby elephant enjoying a good mud bath. The whole herd came down to the mud wallow to cool down from the scorching sun. The baby elephant took full advantage of this as he flopped down into the mud and started rolling around.   Monday, 30 November 2015 (35ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub resting at Kraaines Two lionesses, of the Styx pride, resting on...

Big 5 Sightings 23 to 29 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Anderson, the male leopard and Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub all up in a tree with an impala kill on EP/Shirley’s Cutline.   Monday, 2015 (30ºC) The Tsalala lion pride, resting on A-main A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Parallel Road Two elephant bulls, feeding on Mafufunyana Road One buffalo bull feeding on Mafufunyana Road Tingana, the...

Big 5 Sightings 16 to 22 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Anderson, the male leopard, and Moya, the female leopard, mating on Rocky Road. Monday, 16 November 2015 (22ºC) Nsele, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Our Western Boundary The Ximungwe lion pride resting at Pungwe Pan A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on EP open area A pack of about 14 wild dogs feeding on an impala kill on EP open...

Big 5 Sightings 09 to 15 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see 14 wild dogs drinking water at EP open area. Monday, 9 November 2015 (36ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub resting at Leeukuil Pan A breeding herd of about 400 buffalos drinking water at Big Dam A breeding herd of about 100 elephants feeding Serengeti/Manyeleti Crossing Five Birmingham male lions resting south of Treehouse Pan Another breeding herd of about...

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