Monthly Blog Archives: June 2011

Rangers Diary 20 June -26 June

Monday 20 June This morning we came across a group of five rhinos just as they were waking up and starting to feed. It really is quite something to see these hulking beasts while they’re still sleepy. After watching them for a while we went looking for the lion cubs again, but unfortunately they were …
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Rangers Diary: 13-19 June ’11

Monday 13 June The beginning of a new week and winter has really tightened her grasp on us. We were enjoying a hot cup of coffee before heading out on drive this morning, when we heard a lion roaring not far from the lodge. We decided to follow up as it sounded as if he …
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Rangers Diary: 6-12 June ’11

Monday This morning we decided to go and see if Karula and her two cubs were on their impala kill. On arrival we found the female leopard resting about 30 metres away from the carcass, while the two youngsters were still busy feeding. It was extremely entertaining to watch the pair playing and hissing at …
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Rangers Diary: 30 May – 5 June ’11

Monday The morning, which started off very slowly with not much happening, suddenly came alive when we found a group of six white rhinos. Some of the lazier fellows were still sleeping in the road, while others were already up and about and tucking into breakfast. A male and female were also pushing one another …
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May sightings

Leopard was seen on 25 days Lion was seen on 25 days Elephant was seen on 29 days Buffalo was seen on 24 days Rhino was seen on 22 days Cheetah was seen on 6 days Wild dog was seen on 0 days