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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby lion queen » Fri Aug 30, 2013 7:55 am

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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby anne-marie » Fri Aug 30, 2013 8:40 am

well done :thumbs_up:
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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Fri Aug 30, 2013 6:38 pm

lion queen wrote:Wonderful promotion........... :dance: :dance: :dance:

lion queen, thank you and we cannot wait to go back there. :thumbs_up:

anne-marie wrote:well done :thumbs_up:

anne-marie, appreciate the feedback. :thumbs_up:
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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby Leaping Lizards » Fri Aug 30, 2013 9:18 pm

Visited West Coast National Park last Sunday 25th August. It was a clear sunny day, warm and windy.
I have never seen the park as full as it was that day. Flowers were awesome and saw animals too.
See below.
Have a good weekend all.
Best wishes

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Some Eland
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Thats not snow
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Also.... Not snow
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A Black Wildebeest
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I hope you enjoyed these few pics.
The flowers really are great this year.

God bless
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September - Orpen, Talamati and Satara :P

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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby hilda » Sat Aug 31, 2013 3:18 pm

Absolutely fantastic Kaapsedraai and Leaping Lizards! :clap: :clap:

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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby Carol g » Sat Aug 31, 2013 3:24 pm

Beautiful :clap: :clap: thanks for sharing :gflower:
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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby anne-marie » Sat Aug 31, 2013 4:37 pm

not snow... not snow :lol:
so beautiful carpets :clap:
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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sat Aug 31, 2013 8:28 pm

hilda wrote:Absolutely fantastic Kaapsedraai and Leaping Lizards! :clap: :clap:

hilda, it is a pleasure and thank you for the kind comments. :thanx:

Leaping Lizards wrote:Visited West Coast National Park last Sunday 25th August. It was a clear sunny day, warm and windy.
I have never seen the park as full as it was that day. Flowers were awesome and saw animals too.

Leaping Lizards, you were really spoilt with excellent and large carpets of flowers. :dance:
You have captured this beauty excellently. :clap: :clap: :clap:

Then you also have seen "a black wildebeest". WOW, that is also a great one! :clap: :clap:
On a previous occasion, we saw some Kudu, so the park is full of wild animals and surprises.

Thank you for sharing it with us. :thumbs_up:
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Re: 2013 Flower update - WCNP

Unread postby Leaping Lizards » Fri Sep 06, 2013 1:47 pm

It’s a pleasure.

If you have not been out yet, try not to miss it. WCNP is a wonderful day out from the bird hides on the lagoon to the waterholes, the lookout points and close encounters with rare species like Bontebok, Mountain Zebra and Eland (If you a Kruger person)

The 4 days in Kruger really highlighted the speeding problem for me in WCNP. In 4 days we saw 4 people speed in Kruger, and not one was being completely ridiculous, but in WC, we see that amount of people speeding in 15 minutes, every 15 minutes, with some almost doubling the limit. We have even seen a car sliding through corners in this park.
September - Orpen, Talamati and Satara :P


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