Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Big 5 Sightings 30 May to 05 June 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was too spending some real quality time with Salayexe, the female leopard and her daughter. Monday, 30 May 2016 (28ºC) Anderson, the male leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Madash Road A breeding herd of about 200 buffaloes feeding on MMM South Another breeding herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding on Safari driveway Two lionesses of the Styx lion pride and four... Read more...

Rangers Report April 2016

As expected we picked up where we left off last month. The sightings were just awesome and ridiculously great at times. This month we were spoiled by wonderful sightings and I must say it was such a joy to spend quality time with the animals. There is a big change happening in the bush and there are such exciting times coming up. It is again that time of the year when the impala males are busy... Read more...

Manager’s Report April 2016

It is that time of year again, show time! April and May are two very busy months with tourism shows of all kinds all over. The World Travel Market took place 06 to 08 April in Cape Town and our lodge was again represented by our marketing representative, Samantha Chatham at her Somewhere South stand. We received very positive feedback from the show and looking forward to continue a very valuable... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 23 to 29 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one male cheetah resting on Safari airstrip. Monday, 23 May 2016 (26ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard and Anderson, the male leopard, moving west on Wetpatch Road One elephant bull feeding around Zimba Bridge Twelve buffalo bulls resting in the water at Rhino Pan Salayexe, the female leopard’s cub moving west from EP/Manyaleti Crossing One buffalo... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 16 to 22 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the pack of wild dogs moving through our area on the one morning drive. Monday, 16 May 2016 (28ºC) Seven members of the Breakaway pride of lions resting at Pungwe Island Two Birmingham male lions and two lionesses of the Nkuhuma pride were being chased by a big buffalo bull at Pommies Pan Two elephant bulls play fight at Leeukuil Pan Anderson, the male... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 09 to 15 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Moya, the female leopard, mating with the Airstrip male leopard on Seepline Road. Monday, 9 May 2016 (27ºC) One buffalo bull resting at Buff Pan Five members from the Tsalala lion pride moving south from EP open area A breeding herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding at Buff Pan A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Our Southern... Read more...

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