We are Wilderness - The wildlife during my two week stay in the Odzala Wilderness Camps (one week with guests, and the next week on a photo shoot for Wilderness) was exceptional. 10 primate species (including chimpanzee and western lowland gorilla) and two bongo sightings were probably the highlights. The bongo sightings were both from Lango Camp ... the first a herd of 15 animals seen in the morning and the second a herd of 4 in the late afternoon. Click on the image to view the full…
We are Wilderness - we had a fantastic time on the Busanga Plains this September with excellent lion, cheetah and serval sigthtings to complement the buffalo, hippo, lechwe, puku, roan, wildebeest and other game. Click on the image to view the full gallery.
We are Wilderness - Lately we have been enjoying some outstanding brown hyaena sightings close to camp. The Kalahari Pride of lions has also stepped up, providing us with some incredible sightings, especially the Lekhubu Male, who is fast approaching the status of a legendary Kalahari black-maned lion. Click on the image for the full gallery
We Are Wilderness - A lone black backed jackal at Nebrowni waterhole in Etosha, attacks and persues an adult springbuck for approx. 6 minutes. A short while later he tries his luck with a sleeping zebra! Any thoughts on whether this could be rabies? Large groups of jackal kill springbuck daily at Gemsbokvlakte, but a single jackal? Click on the image for the full story.
Martin in the Mist: Lango Camp – the climate and biodiversity of the dry season | Wilderness Safaris Blog
We Are Wilderness - Based here at Lango Camp over the past week I have had a chance to experience a wide range of the immediate area’s biodiversity. Click on the image for the full story.
We Are Wilderness - Idos Mulenga - stalwart of the Busanga Plains - managed to take these pics over the last week while on game drive from Shumba Camp. The Busanga Pride currently consist of 3 adult lionesses, a subadult male and 3 new cubs. They are joined on a regular basis by the two Busanga Males. Click o nthe image for the full story.
We Are Wilderness - Diverse Namibia is an active, exciting adventure, exploring key areas of this vast country - its dunes, desert, plains and iconic wildlife - complete with exclusive accommodation in private reserves and concessions and private access to Sossusvlei. Click on the image for the full story.
We Are Wilderness - Children in the Wilderness (CITW) recently hosted a corporate group on a serious cycling adventure through the Pafuri area in the northern section of the Kruger National Park. All in all there were 18 cyclists who spent three days cycling through the diverse myriad ecosystems of Pafuri. Click on the image for the full story.
Martin in the Mist: First Impressions | Wilderness Safaris Blog
We Are Wilderness - We have arrived safely in Odzala-Kokoua National Park and will be initially based at Lango Camp nestled in dense gallery forest overlooking the productive Lango Bai. Click on the image for the full story.