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.
Monday 04, Full cloud cover this morning, very high cirrus, so keeps the morning reasonably cool. Game, not that much about, a couple of hyena, a adult and sub adult, just passed the brakespruit passing area and then another dashes across the road, just on our cut line, large herds of impala, on warthog, around … Continue reading Olifants Game Drive No 461
Monday 28, Heavy overcast morning, nice and cool, no rain but it sort of clears up during the day, have had nice rain over the weekend. A very quiet drive this am, even the impala are scarces and in fact we see more game on our way out than on our drive. As I say, … Continue reading Olifants River Game Drive No 460