Elephant Plains Game Lodge

Big 5 Sightings 08 to 14 September 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see three Majingi male lions feeding on a buffalo kill on Seepline.

 

Majingi male lions - Louis Liversage Highlight of the week

Majingi male lions – Louis Liversage Highlight of the week

Monday, 8 September 2014

(30ºC)

  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding at Shirley’s open area
  • Tingana, the male leopard, still feeding on his impala kill on Jerry Drive
  • A breeding herd of about 200 buffalos feeding on Mutzenzeleke Road
  • A pack of about ten wild dogs moving north from Rhino Pan
  • One big elephant bull feeding on Our Western Boundary
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Leeukuil
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding at Mfesi open area

 

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

(28ºC)

  • One female cheetah and her two sub-adult cubs resting at Kudu Corner
  • Three buffalo bulls feeding at Serengeti Pan
  • Salayexe, the female leopard, resting at Gaby’s Crossing
  • A breeding herd of about thirty elephants drinking water at Leeukuil
  • Six buffalo bulls resting on Kudu Drift
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Kudu Drift

 

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

(32ºC)

  • Three Majingi male lions feeding on a buffalo kill on Seepline
  • Three unknown sub-adult male lions resting on Safari driveway
  • Moya, the female leopard moving north from A-main
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on A-main
  • Seven buffalo bulls feeding on Our Southern Boundary

 

Elephants drinking water - Louis Liversage

Elephants drinking water – Louis Liversage

Thursday, 11 September 2014

(34ºC)

  • Three Majingi male lions still feeding on the buffalo bull kill on Seepline
  • Nsele, the female leopard, stalking impalas on EP/Shirley’s cutline
  • A breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding on Hawk Eagle Road
  • Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding and drinking water on Our open
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  • Nkhuma lion pride hunting buffalos at Red Dam
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on Madash Road

 

Friday, 12 September 2014

(32ºC)

  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Leeukuil pan
  • Tsalala lion pride with their four cubs feeding on the remains of a buffalo kill on Seepline
  • Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Rampan open area
  • Four buffalo bulls feeding on Old Borehole Road
  • Nkhuma male lions moving east from One Eye Pan

 

Saturday, 13 September 2014

(34ºC)

  • Anderson, the male leopard, drinking water at Leeukuil Pan
  • One unknown male lion resting on Methlowani open area
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding at the Rocks
  • Ten buffalo bulls resting at Rhino Pan
  • One elephant bull feeding on the northern side of EP airstrip

 

Female cheetah and two cubs - Louis Liversage

Female cheetah and two cubs – Louis Liversage

Sunday, 14 September 2014

(35ºC)

  • Anderson, the male leopard, moving south from Solar Panel Pan
  • Salayexe, the female leopard, resting on Sawmill Road
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on EP open area
  • Tingana, the male leopard, drinking water at Rampan Pan
  • Twenty buffalo bulls feeding and drinking water at Rhino Pan
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Simbambili Dam
  • Two Bermingham male lions moving north from Horseshoe open area

 

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