Endless Possibilities

Sharing the bush with people from all around the globe is a wonderful privilege a field guide has everyday. It is our responsibility to provide guests with a wonderful African experience that will stay with them for the rest of their days. Someone once told me that...

One Happy Family

My first couple of weeks working at Kapama river lodge have been awesome! I have seen and experienced many different and amazing things. However, one of the drives did stand out. I was busy “shadowing” a fellow ranger and we heard on the radio that there were lions in...

1st game drive ever on April fools

Today was my 1st night drive at Kapama and it is April fools! My guests got on to the vehicle and I opened my door to see grease all over the handle and on my hands – an April fools joke by my collogues, it was a great start! The drive in itself was amazing. My...
Leopards!!!!!

Leopards!!!!!

Finding the very secretive leopard is not very easy…Most of the time it is just luck that allows you to find it. But the last week luck has been on my side. I was fortunate enough to find 8 leopards in 4days:  The 1st leopard that we saw was an old male having a bit...
The Reward of Feedback

The Reward of Feedback

Very often as rangers and trackers we are so busy working to enhance our guests’ safari experience that we very seldom have time to capture any memories of our own. Many rangers are very much involved in their photography being that we live amongst some of the most...
My Best Game Drive

My Best Game Drive

To those fellow rangers out there, we all know that being a guide can be fun and exciting but at the same time can be a serious pressure. First and foremost the pressure of working with animals that are potentially very dangerous while people lives are in your hands...

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