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Manager and Ranger Reports

Manager’s Report May 2018

Manager’s Report May 2018

  We are at that time of the year again, winter has arrived! The bush is wearing its winter coat once again! We have the blankets and hot water bottles back on the game drive vehicles and game viewing has been spectacular! The trees and grass are not as lush...

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Rangers Report May 2018

Rangers Report May 2018

This month was one for the record books. We had a great time with awesome weather and spectacular sightings. The day temperature was very pleasant, with only a few days where the temperature went as high as 33-34°C. The average maximum temperature for the month was...

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Recent Big 5 Sightings

Big 5 Sightings 16-22 September 2019

Big 5 Sightings 16-22 September 2019

The highlight of the week was the Nkuhuma pride of lions with 6 cubs mobile east of Knobthorn Pan Photo by Andrew Bartlet Monday, 16 September 2019 (25ºC) Two Avoca male lions with seven lionesses of the Nkuhuma pride drinking water at Jacobin PanSibuye, the female...

Big 5 sightings 2 Sept – 8 Sept

Monday, 2nd September 2019 (29ºC) Tiyani the female leopard’s cub resting in a tree infront of Ntoma lodgeA breeding herd of about 30 elephants feeding along SasekaTen buffalo bulls feeding in PUTiyani the female leopard hunting around Elephant Plains lodge Tuesday,...

Big Five Sightings 26 August- 01 September 2019

Big Five Sightings 26 August- 01 September 2019

The highlight of the week was Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub catching a scrub hare in front of the lodge in the Manyeleti riverbed. Photo by Chade Gelderman Monday, 2019 (30ºC) Xidulu, the female leopard and her cub feeding on a steenbuck kill off One Eye Pan...

Big Five Sighting – 19-25 August 2019

Big Five Sighting – 19-25 August 2019

The highlight of the week was Anderson, the male leopard and Xinzele, the female leopard chased of an impala kill by a clan of hyenas that were then chased off the kill by the Othawa male lion on Impala road Photo by Andrew Bartlet Monday 19th August, 2019 (26ºC)...

Big Five Sightings 11-18 August 2019

Big Five Sightings 11-18 August 2019

The highlight of the week was Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub feeding on an impala kill at Ram Pan Photo by Andrew Bartlet Monday, 12 August 2019 (38ºC) Saseka, the young female leopard hiding in a tree to get away from hyenaOne honey badger running along...

Big 5 Sightings 5-11 August 2019

Big 5 Sightings 5-11 August 2019

The highlight of the week was Saseka, the newly named young female leopard caught a baby nyala on Shirley’s Open Area Photo by Andrew Bartlet Monday, 05 August 2019 (28ºC) A breeding herd of about 15 elephants feeding on EP airstripTwo Ximungwe lionesses resting at...

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