Herds of Elephants show up

Herds of Elephants show up

Over the past week, the elephants have been plentiful in our concession. The bulls particularly have been numerous close to camp, and we see them just about every drive, as we head out. The herds have also been coming in on regular occasions, and we have been blessed...
Mackenzie Camp

Mackenzie Camp

We have decided to change the format of the blog a little, with us rather concentrating on some of the highlights of the week. More emphasis will be placed, therefore, on the exciting and unusual. as well as those sightings in which we were able to get good photos. We...
13th July 2010 – AM

13th July 2010 – AM

Before sunrise this morning we found a single hippo in Tassleberry dam. It was still way too dark to view it properly, so we decided to return to it this afternoon. After quite a long quiet period, Jono found a single lioness with three young cubs, about 3 months old....
June 2010

June 2010

We have had a warm winter so far, except for a few days when the early mornings went down to about 4? C. For us this was extremely cold and, together with the wind chill factor of the Land Rovers, made it quite uncomfortable unless you were appropriately dressed....
May 2010

May 2010

Firstly, we would like to apologise for the newsletter being late this month, but it is bound to happen at some stage, as the newsletter is a whole team effort and some of the team were away on leave. At last, the summer rains appear to have ended. Normally they end...