Zuurberg Mountain Inn
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Up early again for Our last drive, almost glad this is the last early morning start. Will we see Cheetahs ? Most of the trucks going out this morning seemed to be looking for the Cheetahs, eventually they were located, and we all caught glimpses of them. Then the three Cheetah brothers set off for a little bit ...
... when hunting season is over. Rhino poaching is huge, so location of rhino is kept top secret – our guide told us that they have lost 159 this year already –we are not sure if that is in all the national parks or just ADDO. Interestingly elephants tusks are not in demand so they are not victim to poachers.
After breakfast we did another sortee out – saw many elephants and were thrilled each time, especially later in the day whilst sitting at a water hole ...
... are from Colorado and I met one of the rangers called Wynand, he is a definite character!! Some are away for the weekend and will be back on monday. I am sharing a room with one of the girls who is away just now..There are 3 rescue animals that live here, 2 dogs and a cat. the dogs: lady was abused and odie was a stray and Njanga the cat was nursed back to health, they are all very very adorable! ...
It had rained during the night but it did not really disturb my sleep! However, when I took off the rain cover, I found thousands of ants on the poles and at the top of the tent! I tried to pack the tent without killing any of them. There were only sheltering from the rain after all.
On the way out of Chintsa, I saw two giraffes in the wild (as in not even a national park) Wow! The landscape in ...
... my lips. I knew we probably wouldn’t end up eating dinner until way later in the evening so I had to make sure to load up the tank with the dessert. A little bit later Dawie, Francois’ son who was an avid hunter took us to the rifle range. I have never been a big hunter but I thought it would be cool to shoot a .22 caliber rifle at a couple of coffee cans. All 30 of us ended up going to the range so it took quite a while to get through everyone. When it was my turn ...
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Great stay and fantastic service!! Ingrid was amazing!!!
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