Big 5 Sightings 5 – 11 April 2021

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Nkuhuma lion cub

 

The Big 5 Highlight of the week was watching the Nkuhuma pride of lions feeding on a buffalo kill just of Zebra Drive.

 

Monday, 5 April 2021

(30°C)

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes resting at Serengeti Pan.

Ndzutini, the female leopard, feeding on a duiker kill close to Boerbean open area.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on EP Deliveries Road.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, feeding on an impala kill close to Mehluane open area.

Tiyani, the female leopard, scent marking along Puffadder Road.

Xinzele, the female leopard, resting on Leopard Drift Road.

Tavangumi, the male leopard, resting at Buff Pan.

 

Tuesday, 6 April 2021

(28°C)

One Avoca male lion resting close to Eagle Owl Crossing.

Ndzutini, the female leopard, still feeding on her duiker kill close to Boerbean open area.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting just of Marula Bult South.

Tavangumi, the male leopard, resting on Grasscut Road.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding on Milkberry Road.

Tingana, the male leopard, resting close to One-eye Pan.

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Safari driveway.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard

 

Wednesday, 7 April 2021

(26°C)

The Two Plains Camp male lions resting at Serengeti Pan.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes resting in Serengeti open area.

Sibuye, the female leopard, along with her cubs fighting with Thandi, the female leopard, on 47 open area.

The Talamati pride of lions resting at One-eye Pan.

Xidulu, the female leopard, scent marking along Southern Fork Road.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting at Tamboti open area.

 

Thursday, 8 April 2021

(30°C)

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on Mehluane open area.

Tavangumi, the male leopard, resting at Big Dam.

One buffalo bull resting in One-eye Pan.

Ndzutini, the female leopard, stalking some impala on Leopard Drift Road.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, and Xinzele, the female leopard, resting at Serengeti Pan.

 

Friday, 9 April 2021

(31°C)

Tavangumi, the male leopard, feeding on an impala kill at Big Dam.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Konkoni Road.

Makhomsava, the female leopard, scent marking along Seepline East Road.

The Ximungwe lioness and her cub resting close to Simbambili Dam.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding close to Mathunduluka Pan.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions feeding on a Buffalo kill just of Zebra Drive.

 

Saturday, 10 April 2021

(26°C)

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on the Northern end of Safari Airstrip.

Tavangumi, the male leopard, still feeding on his impala kill at Big Dam.

The Ximungwe lioness and her cub resting on One-eye Pan Road.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding on Rhulani open area.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Saseka Road.

 

Plains Camp male lions

Sunday, 11 April 2021

(28°C)

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, scent marking along Marula Bult Central.

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Central Road.

Tavangumi, the male leopard, resting on Seepline West of Konkoni Road.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on Lost Track Road.

Moya, the female leopard, scent marking along Central road close to Safari Airstrip.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding on Horseshoe open area.

One elephant bull drinking water at Buff Pan.   

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