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Morkel777 Landscapes and LambChops-Golden Gate & MZNP,Jun'12

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Morkel777
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Re: Landscapes and LambChops - Golden Gate & MZNP, April 201

Unread postby Morkel777 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:37 pm

Thanks RichardJ! :lol:


Mountain Zebra National Park
Day 2 (night)

Two more night shots from our last night...

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Mountain Zebra National Park
Day 3

Our final day in the park dawned with a beautiful sunrise, and I wanted to be on top of Rooiplaat loop when it broke...for scenes like these!

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...to be continued...
:popcorn: :cam: :whistle:
Planning the next trip already...

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Re: Landscapes and LambChops - Golden Gate & MZNP, April 201

Unread postby Morkel777 » Sun Jul 15, 2012 1:10 pm

Thanks so much Lion Queen, Pumbaa, SurfCindy, hilda & Meerkitty... :gflower: :lol:


Mountain Zebra National Park
Day 3

These 2 blesbuck males were having at it in sweet dawn light, what a scene!

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Friends again...

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And again some Mountain Zebra shots...

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Re: Landscapes and LambChops - Golden Gate & MZNP, April 201

Unread postby Morkel777 » Sun Jul 15, 2012 1:14 pm

Mountain Zebra National Park
Day 3

Loved encountering 2 Kudu Bulls before we went down to the Ubhejane loop again...one big and one small...

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Some buffs on descent into Ubhejane...

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and more Kudus...

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Then the big send-off parting gift as we got to the road to the main gate...a colony of Meerkats (Suricates) :big_eyes: :clap:

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Re: Landscapes and LambChops - Golden Gate & MZNP, April 201

Unread postby Morkel777 » Sun Jul 15, 2012 1:19 pm

Mountain Zebra National Park
Day 3

Some more Meerkat photos... :popcorn:

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We left them so we could go and pack up the last things at the chalet before we trekked down to East London :(


On our way out we saw some birdies that said goodbye...

Guinea Fowl...
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Secretary Bird:
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Turtle Dove:
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Pair of Goshawks:
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We hit the road to East London. If you all want to, I might post some "parting shots" of some of the seaside landscapes I photographed there... :hmz:
Planning the next trip already...

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Re: Landscapes and LambChops - Golden Gate & MZNP, April 201

Unread postby Morkel777 » Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:59 pm

Thanks so much for following along and the kind compliments, folks!!!
:P :clap: :dance:

As promised and hinted at - here are a few images from our brief stay in East London!

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Re: Landscapes and LambChops - Golden Gate & MZNP, April 201

Unread postby Morkel777 » Mon Aug 20, 2012 11:42 am

thanks so much for the very kind compliments guys and gals!!!

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make sure you head on over to my current TR on Northern Kruger!
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