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 Post subject: Snowy Mountain Zebra
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 12:32 pm 
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What a wonderful welcome to the Park for me - it snowed in Mountain Zebra National Park last weekend!

Here are some photos of the snow in the Park:

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And our rangers had to check on some of the fences in the snow!

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Snow has almost completely melted by now so the Wilgerboom River and waterfalls are flowing strongly. All the roads in the park are open again.

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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 12:37 pm 
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Some very good pictures here. Post more if you have. :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 1:10 pm 
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What a welcome! Hope you packed some warm clothes!

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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
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Lovely photos, and I find it so amazing, because we were there in Jan 2010 and it was soooooooo hot!!!
What a difference!!! :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 7:28 pm 
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WoW - That is looking indeed cold but very impressive :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
Unread postPosted: Sat Jul 21, 2012 6:44 am 
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Mountain Zebra, I see that was you first post. A warm welcome to the forum. :D I hope that we see a lot more to come. 8)

Wow, that does look cold, but very beautiful. That is some pretty heavy snow :shock: At least the ranger looks togged up and happy. Not too sure I would have enjoyed camping in that weather :hmz: but then when it comes to cold I am a total woess.

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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
Unread postPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2012 9:39 am 
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Lovely pictures... :clap: :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Snowy Mountain Zebra
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Wow those are just stunning!!!

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