Saturday 29, The blog has been very quiet over the last few weeks, partly because we have been away in the park, as usual an excellent visit both at Letaba and then at our favourite bush camp, Sirheni, right up in the north, wonderful general game and around Sirheni in particular, buffalo and elephant in … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 468
Monday 27, An absolutely stunning morning and we are across onto olifants north this morning. Leaving the causeway we make our way up stream, finding impala here and there, more impala around aviary road more impala and then along moolmans airstrip 6 giraffe and a herd of 4 waterbuck, we head up pageti link, just … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 467
Monday 21 May 19. Well here we are on our first drive since getting back from a wonderful stay with the family down at Collisheen in KZN. It’s got drier and colder while we’ve been away and the early mornings are nice and brisk, great May weather. After our usual car swap we set off … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 466
Wednesday 13, The usual overcast morning, a light drizzle at the estate, but otherwise, promises promises, the bush is starting to show signs of turning to yellow, really need some good rains before winter comes in. The overcast always gives us a good sunrise, so somewhere on the way in I take a shot of … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 465
Monday 04, The usual cloudy overcast weather to start the week, no rain. Along members way we bump into a herd of elephant. After the usual car swop, we head down the airstrip road for warthog, impala and 4 zebra on parallel clearing and more impala on warthog pan, onto the rail road and along … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 464
Monday 25, The unsettled weather continues this Monday morning, one minute, stars and the moon the next completely overcast, looking as though it’s about to rain any second with lighting flashes away to the north and west, late morning it has cleared and there are just large fluffy clouds about. So, after the swap we … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 463
Monday 18, A completely cloudless morning to start the week, after some wonderful rain over the last week/weekend , most areas receiving just over a 100mms some a great deal more. As I mentioned we were into the Park for most of last week with Brian and Claire, and enjoyed some good sightings. On our … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive 462.