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    Felids stop us in our tracks and the long journey home

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 15, 2012






    It’s true that most of the blog posts written here have been about our animal sightings and in some respects we make no apologies for this given thats why we…

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    ‘Trans-border’ lions and the sun sets on our last evening in the Mara.

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 15, 2012






    On the 13th July we first took a drive down towards the Oloololo Gate, in search of the Oloololo Pride of Lions, also known as the “Out of Africa/Kichwa Pride….

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    New beginnings for the Mugoro pride once again!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 12, 2012






    On the last afternoon on the Narok side of the Masai Mara we went to spend our last afternoon with the Cheetah mum and two cubs. On the way we…

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    Hippo Feast

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 10, 2012






    Up until this morning the last couple of days have been a little quieter in terms of sightings and animal behavior. We had a fleeting glimpse of a male Leopard…

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    Maliaka goes car hopping and the Cheetah cubs have a close call….

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 8, 2012






    We caught up with all 11 members of the Rekero Pride yesterday morning, hanging around the large rocks in the Talek by Rekero. Relaxing on the bank of the river…

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    The Cheetah quest continues…

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 6, 2012






    Although we had plans to head to the Musiara Marsh mid way during our trip we have decided to make a slight change of plan and at present continue to…

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    Notch 2 ‘procreates’ and more tiny babies!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 5, 2012






    Compared to the last couple of days with great Leopard sightings yesterday was a little quieter, but nonetheless still a good day.  First we managed to catch up with the…

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    The Leopard fest continues!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 4, 2012






    After an awesome morning with Olives Cub (Saba) the luck with Leopard sightings continued into the afternoon of the 3rd. We heard that a female Leopard had been spotted just…

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    Another morning with the Leopard Cub

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 3, 2012






    Given the minor (I hope!) mechanical issues we had the day prior we decided that until we could have a look at the problem we should keep ourselves local and…

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    Cute babies and lots of mud!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 3, 2012






    They say things come in ‘threes’ and on the morning of the 2nd it most certainly did.! Fortunately the association was a positive one (although life in the bush never…

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    Mara adventures have begun…….

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 1, 2012






    Finally after a crazy work schedule in the UK we are finally both back in the Mara now for a little over two weeks hopefully giving us plenty of time…

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