Watching Tree-Climbing Lions in Saadani N.P.

Watching Tree-Climbing Lions in Saadani N.P.

Emma Gregg, December 8, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
Lions aren’t big tree-climbers. For leopards, a tree is the perfect place to snooze, stash a kill or observe the to-ings and fro-ings down below, but lions usually prefer to congregate beneath trees rather than haul themselves up into the branches.
Face to Face With An African Forest Elephant

Face to Face With An African Forest Elephant

Emma Gregg, December 3, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
Seeing a forest elephant from the safety of a vehicle is exhilarating enough. When you encounter one on foot, your heartbeat just rockets
Leopard in a Tree in Moremi Game Reserve

Leopard in a Tree in Moremi Game Reserve

James Bainbridge, October 28, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
There can be few more electrifying sights on safari than seeing a mighty leopard crouched on a branch, especially if it has just killed an antelope.
Most Extraordinary African Safari Day

Most Extraordinary African Safari Day

Melissa Shales, October 16, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
If you ask anyone about African Safari Highlights, those lucky enough to have seen and spent time with gorillas will almost certainly put them first – or in the top three.
Surprised By Elephants

Surprised By Elephants

Mary Fitzpatrick, September 4, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
Tanzania’s Saadani National Park isn’t known for its prolific wildlife, but sometimes it offers surprises.
King of the Ivories

King of the Ivories

The Lion Trackers Become The Tracked

The Lion Trackers Become The Tracked

Alan Murphy, August 21, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
While tracking lions in one of Africa’s largest parks we discovered that we were the ones being tracked...
Seeing Gorillas in the Wild is Awesome

Seeing Gorillas in the Wild is Awesome

Tim Bewer, August 7, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
All three of my meetings with wild gorillas are among the best wildlife encounters in my life.
Surrounded by Chimpanzees

Surrounded by Chimpanzees

In Tanzania’s Mahale Mountains National Park, amazing wildlife encounters are almost guaranteed.
Zambezi Elephant Visit

Zambezi Elephant Visit

Mike Unwin, July 24, 2014 Category: Amazing Wildlife Encounters
Mike Unwin describes how a group of canoeists sleeping on a sandbank in the middle of the Zambezi River received a midnight visit from an elephant.