Bittersweet Leopard sighting…

Last night on the afternoon safari after our sun downer stop, we decided to drive in the area of Mamba dam hoping to find signs of Lions in that area. However, we had a bigger surprise in store for us, besides the seven Buffalo bulls at the waters edge. My tracker...

So close and yet so far… continued!

After our bit of disappointment not being able to find the Leopard that walked past the lodge yesterday morning, last night we were rewarded for all our efforts! We were on our way back when we stopped for a quick astronomy “lesson” about one minute away...

So close and yet so far…

We started of our drive this morning following a female leopard’s spoor who had passed through the lodge during the early hours of this morning. Unfortunately we never caught up with her, but the whole experience of tracking her was fun and exiting. It is...

Maybe a bit too big…

Last night we set out on safari with two honeymooners from the USA who were very exited about their first safari in the African wilderness. After viewing some buffalo and rhino we followed a lioness with her three cubs until they eventually met up with the dominant...

Lion Cub (‘s)?

It is with great relief and excitement that we are able to report that at least one from our new litter of lion cubs are still alive and well.  This is probably the most vulnerable time in a lion cub’s life as they are very prone to predation and all sorts of...