Unique Sightings

When the Safari Gods Deliver

Posted on Sun November 3, 2019 in Unique Sightings.

Constructing and sticking to a plan for a game drive has about as much chance of happening as finding a cheetah in the Klaserie: in other words, it’s a very rare occurrence. More often than not, some unexpected fresh tracks will appear, or a radio call will come in, that reroute your entire drive and the game plan you had in mind quickly goes out the window.

By Elly Gearing, Lead Guide for Klaserie Sands River Camp

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Wild Dog vs Hyena: a Struggle for Survival

Posted on Sun November 3, 2019 in Unique Sightings.

Every guide knows that luck plays a big role when it comes to safari in an open bush system like the Klaserie. For every action-packed game drive, you can have just as many where nothing much happens. Yet, all it takes is half a second for everything to change.

By Elly Gearing, Lead Guide for Klaserie Sands River Camp
As published in the Klaserie Chronicle

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The Leopard's Waiting Game

Posted on Sun November 3, 2019 in Unique Sightings.

A leopard’s ability to navigate the steep trunks and twisted branches of trees with seeming ease is well-known but rarely witnessed.

By Elly Gearing, Lead Guide at Klaserie Sands River Camp

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