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 Post subject: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
Unread postPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 11:29 pm 
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Greetings all,

i wanted to start a thread where people can post and share their pics of the most maginificent male lion's seen :P


Feel free to show off your King of the Jungle and the location where the pic was taken :thumbs_up:

i'll start with a few of my own :dance:

seen this guy on the H-6 Nwanetsi road...

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patrolling the S100

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on the H10 just before Lower Sabie

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Just off the S100
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S125
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Timbavati
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Gr8 thread; will post some more later!

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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@ Pikkie...top pics :thumbs_up:
WOW :big_eyes: the S125 male looks like he was in full attack mode :shock:

here are some more from me....

On the H1-2 to Tshokwane

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H7 to Orpen

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Great pics! :clap: :dance: :clap: Keep 'em coming!

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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I agree, this is a great thread. Thanks for sharing your sightings with us. :clap: :mrgreen:

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Great thread and equaly good shots.

Here is my first one and more to come.

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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On the S110 tar close to Malelane

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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WOW, the eyes are hypnotic :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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This is an old one of mine, taken in the Mluwati Concession.

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Taken outside Lower Sabie

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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He was so close that I lost my usual aplomb and cut off a paw
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Same gentleman lying down
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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Dec 2005 - near Timbavati picnic spot - these 2 roared us awake where we were sleeping - unbounded by walls .

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Fantastic pics! some really impressive males posted :big_eyes:

Keep em' coming forumites :thumbs_up:

more from me....

on the S1 Doispane road

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about 10kms north of Satara going up to Olifants on the H1-4

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 Post subject: Re: ~Most Magnificent Male Lions~
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Great photos here everyone :thumbs_up: :clap:

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