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What Personifies Each Camp

Discuss the different camps and roads of the Kruger National Park
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Re: What Personifies Each Camp

Unread postby Grantmissy » Wed Apr 04, 2012 12:21 pm

Shingwedzi – The Ground Squirrels
Orpen – Roar of lion
Letaba – Elephant in the River bed
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Re: What Personifies Each Camp

Unread postby WELSH_ASH » Wed Apr 04, 2012 1:15 pm

Great topic :thumbs_up:

P'Kop - Rutting Impalas
Satara - Scops Owl
Tamboti - Hyenas or fiery-necked nightjars
Mopani - Francolins
Letaba - Francolins
Skukuza - Bushbabies

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Re: What Personifies Each Camp

Unread postby cheetah2111 » Wed Apr 04, 2012 1:25 pm

This is a cool topic 8)

Tamboti - Roaring Lions at 3am

Satara - the call of the scops owl!

Letaba - The bushbuck walking around camp

Lower Sabie - hippo blobbing around in the dark and grunting

Malalane - Invading Elephants :big_eyes:
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Re: What Personifies Each Camp

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Wed Apr 04, 2012 1:42 pm

My Dad's (vaguely birdie sounding) alarm went in the pre dawn gloom in our Croc Bridge safari tent and was answered by a woodland kingfisher, so when I hear one, I am taken back to that morning.
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Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Tue Apr 23, 2013 1:30 pm

Of all the Camps in Kruger that you have visited what animal, plant, bird or other living creature immediately come to mind when you think of that Camp? Mine are:

Punda Maria - Bush Babies
Bateleur - Spiders
Shingwedzi - Elephants
Mopani - Mopani Bushes, lots and lots of them
Letaba – Elephants
Olifants Camp – Hippopotamus
Satara – Honey Badgers
Orpen - Lions
Lower-Sabie – Buffaloes
Skukuza – Warthogs
Pretoriuskop –Impala’s
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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby Leaping Lizards » Tue Apr 23, 2013 2:13 pm

Letaba - Bush Babies
Olifants - Glossy starlings
Orpen - Honey Badger
Satara - Scops Owls
Talamati - Lions
Lower Sabi - Blue Head Agama lizard
Skukuza - People
September - Orpen, Talamati and Satara :P

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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby bert » Tue Apr 23, 2013 2:32 pm

Punda Maria - Genet
Shingwedzi - Elephants
Letaba – nightjars
Olifants Camp – Hippopotamus
Satara – Honey Badgers
Orpen - Leopard
Lower-Sabie – cheetah
Skukuza – lions
Pretoriuskop – rhino
Berg en Dal - Leopard/lion
Croc Bridge - rhino/cheetah
Mopani - birding

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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby JeanniR » Tue Apr 23, 2013 2:40 pm

Letaba - Bushbuck
Pretoriuskop - Kudu
Tamboti - Jackals and honey badgers
Croc Bridge - Hippo
Satara - wildebeest
Skukuza - warthog
Shingwedzi - Leopard
Lower Sabie - Elephant
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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby Nina! » Tue Apr 23, 2013 2:42 pm

Mopani - hippos
Shingwedzi - elephants
Croc Bridge - warthogs
Berg en dal - elephants and genet
Satara - monitors and monkeys
Orpen - honey badger
Shingwedzi - monitor
Olifants - hippos and elephants
Punda - sunbirds
Lower Sabie - bats
Skukuza - monkeys and bats
Letaba - bushbock and elephants
Pretorioskop - impalas
Biamiti - bushbock and rhino

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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby suebfly » Tue Apr 23, 2013 2:45 pm

Letaba - Bushbuck & one special albino squirrel
Satara - African Wild Cat
Mopani - Mopani trees
Olifants - Hippo
Shimuweni - scorpions & Shine
Skukuza - Bush Babies
Bateleur - Dwarf Mongoose

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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby Graham_5000 » Tue Apr 23, 2013 6:47 pm

I have only stayed at 2 camps :(

Olifants - Hippos
Lower Davie - Crocodiles
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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby saraf » Tue Apr 23, 2013 7:43 pm

Punda Maria - Bushbuck
Shingwedzi - Nyala
Mopani - Egyptian geese
Letaba - Waterbuck
Olifants - Martial Eagle
Satara - Elephants
Skukuza - Vervets
Pretoriuskop - Klipspringer
Berg-an-Dal - Rhino
Crocodile Bridge - Warthog
Lower Sabie - Giraffe
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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby lemonbalm » Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:25 pm

Punda Maria - Genets/Baobab
Shingwedsi - Squirrels
Bateleur - Blue Waxbill
Mopani - Large Plated Lizards
Tsendze - Elehants/Buffalo/Owls
Letaba - Bushbuck/Mopani trees
Satara - Lions/People
Skukuza - Fig Trees and Dichrostachys (I think Karoo christmas tree is its common name)/Baboons
Pretoriuskop - Green Pigeon/Guinea Fowl/Waterbuck
Berg en Dal - Rhino
Croc Bridge - Warthogs
Lower Sabie - Zebras
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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Wed Apr 24, 2013 7:45 am

Two that I forgot to add:

Malelane Camp - Sycamore fig trees
Balule - Hyenas
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Re: Camp = which living creature to you?

Unread postby JenB » Wed Apr 24, 2013 8:03 am

Leaping Lizards wrote:Skukuza - People

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