Category Archive for "Seen while on a game drive"

The latest additions to Pilanesberg

The newest additions to Pilanesberg… Some lion cubs estimated to be around 10 weeks old. Their mom has started bringing them down from their rocky hideaway to spend sometime with the pride. We have been lucky enough to see them...Read More
Jackal Family

The baby season is here in full force

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Some great sightings lately – here are some highlights

Both summer and the festive season are in full swing. Here are some of the sightings we have had on our game drives over the last week or so. Highlights from our game drives Book your game drive today: https://www.mankwegametrackers.co.za/game-drives-mankwe-gametrackers-sun-city/safaris/game-drives/Read More

Close but no luck – A great sighting last week Thursday

Last week Thursday (08/12/2016) on one of our afternoon game drives we had a whole lot of excitement, not even 10 minutes after going through Bakubung gate of the Pilanesberg. We start our afternoon game drives at 17.00 at the...Read More

Female cheetah “Rain” makes front page news

We all know what a super star our female cheetah Rain is, but now even more people know it. On Sunday the 6 November Field guide Greg Esterhuysen picked up his camera just in time to get some amazing photos...Read More
Giraffe chewing bone

Giraffe chewing on a bone!

Have you ever seen a giraffe chewing on a bone? This is something often seen while on Game drive in the Pilanesberg National Park. While out and about in the Reserve one might see a Giraffe sucking on something, often with saliva streaming from...Read More
Some green vegetation and great sightings

Some green vegetation and great sightings after a little rain

We Have had our first bit of rain which has helped turn everything green again, we are hoping for a lot more soon to help fill up the dams. In the meantime we have started seeing the odd baby Springbok...Read More
Once in a lifetime sighting

A sad but once in a lifetime sighting

Every now and then you get a sighting where you sit back and think to yourself “Wow did I just see that?” This was one of those sightings for me. On the 2/09/2016 at around 13.00 I was making my...Read More
Bush roadblocks

The traffic and roadblocks we deal with…Bush Roadblocks

In the city there is nothing worse than being stuck in traffic after a long day. In the bush we deal with traffic and road blocks of a different kind. I’m sure all the guides will agree that a Bush roadblock is...Read More

The cats are out!

The last week has definitely been a cat week in Pilanesberg.  Lots of cats!!! We have had some remarkable big cat sightings while out on game drive from Lions to cheetahs and even the elusive Leopards. Here are some of...Read More
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