Heritage Hotels Big Cat and Migration Updates

MARA INTREPIDS CAMP ANIMAL SIGHTINGS - 11th October 2014

by sales@heritagehotels.co.ke

13 October 2014

Weather

It is cloudy but the sky clears by mid-day. 

Temperature

17c morning
28c at midday
25c after sunset

 MIGRATION OF WILDEBEEST AND ZEBRAS

The wildebeest are widely spread following the rains filling all the natural water holes.

Crossing is now taking place around Talek and Olare Orok and it is dramatic.

The migrating herds are still grazing fresh grass east of the Mara.






























PREDATORS

LIONS

Double Cross pride has expanded its range to Olkiombo airstrip. Mohican and Romeo2 have been seen between Intiakitiak and Olare Orok rivers.





























LEOPARDS 

The Ridge male leopard was at Double Cross looking well fed with a female with two cubs.
Bahati is at Smelly Crossing. She is with a male and expected to start a family soon.

Saba is at Double Cross looking expectant.




























CHEETAHS

Malaika with her five cubs is south of Mara Intrepids Camp near Lookout Hill. 



























Report and pictures by John Parmasau – Head Safari Guide, Mara Intrepids and Mara Explorer Camps.
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