Young lions on the prowl

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While on tour with clients Frank and Lindie Kolver we paid a visit to a reserve in Limpopo. Our focus was on spending as much time in the sunken wildlife and birding hides but having heard from the rangers that a pride of 12 lions were nearby we jumped on the game driver vehicle and set off into the bush. It wasn’t long before we encountered a male, 2 females ans 6 cubs. As it was 5:45am and overcast light was very low for photography but the sighting was wonderful. 

On our way to the hides now we ran into 3 young lions on the hunt. Light conditions improved we did get some shots as they walk passed our vehicle. They were alert and clearly hungry, looking for breakfast. Clients were happy and there was still plenty of time for photography at the hide.  

After a slow start at the hide we couldn’t believe our luck when a herd of buffalo appeared from the bush and approached the hide’s waterhole……

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