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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby wildchild » Sun Dec 09, 2012 4:46 pm

hi. On my way back from kruger, saw eleven leopards on this trip. Day one Monday third December -4 Day 2 -1 Day 4 - 2. Day 5 -3.Day 7 - 1.
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Mon Dec 10, 2012 2:30 pm

:thumbs_up: :D Wildchild you are very fortunate :dance:

I doubt from all our visits that we have seen more than ten leopards. Not 100% sure how many we have seen, but the Impala sightings were many more, but we have seen for the very first time last year after many visits in May a leopard in tree about five km’s from the Berg-en-Dal turnoff towards Malelane gate. The leopard was so beautiful.
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby ossendryver » Mon Dec 17, 2012 8:43 pm

I just came back from a long trip.
I saw 12 leopards in 12 days!

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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby Carol g » Mon Dec 17, 2012 9:26 pm

Best I've seen is 4 in one Day and 7 in 10 days
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby yoda » Tue Dec 18, 2012 2:45 pm

One......
Thought the LIT was a myth. Until I saw one during my last trip to Kruger. Hopefully will see more this time. :pray:

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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby wildchild » Fri Jan 04, 2013 12:29 pm

On my way back from Kruger. Saw 8 leopards in 8.5 days. Total forDecembrr is 25 and for 2012 is 62 leopords.
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby forestgump » Sat Jan 05, 2013 11:23 am

forestgump wrote:Mapungubwe 1
Madikwe 1
Dinaka 4
Central kalahari area on deserted farm 1
Kgalagadi 1
Mfolozi 1

Kruger south of Sabie river. At very least 40.
South of Letaba , 23 that I can remember off hand.
North of Letaba to Limpopo river, 16 plus
The numbers keep changing as I remember more.


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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby spargish » Mon Jan 07, 2013 12:44 pm

up to 6 now :mrgreen:
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby Thebi » Mon Jan 07, 2013 1:31 pm

I have no idea how many leopards I have seen over the past 50 years. But I do remember a few years ago I had 27 sightings in 9 days in the Kalagadi. Some of the sightings lasting over 2 hours. All the viewings took place in the Ayob river bed from TR to Mata Mata. One sighting was a mother and two teenagers playing and hunting on the 14th waterhole loop for nearly 3 hours. The last time I was in Kruger I had 6 sightings of leopard - three with kills. All were in the Skukuza area over a period of 7 days. Paul Kruger Gate road, S1, S65, S83, H4-1 (x2). Over the years I have seen quite a number of leopard on the S65 - with and without kills. It has also been a good road for wild dogs, lion, and cheetah.

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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby crackers » Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:18 am

have seen 9 in 11 years
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Kruger 4 in one visit in 2012
Have heard many more calling at night but no able to sight them , sooo frustrating.
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby yoda » Fri Jan 25, 2013 6:10 pm

yoda wrote:One......
Thought the LIT was a myth. Until I saw one during my last trip to Kruger. Hopefully will see more this time. :pray:


Well, my prayers were answered :pray:

Had 2 reasonable sightings of Leopards near B & D.

And a 3rd, but that was literally a few cm of tail hanging out of a tree, so am not going to count that one.

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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Mar 05, 2013 8:05 am

Up to 27 leopards seen in Kruger after 3 leopard sightings during my last two visits.

Lower Sabie(6)
Skukuza(5)
Pretoriuskop(4)
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Satara(3)
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby onewithnature » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:02 am

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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby Jay Bird » Sun Jun 02, 2013 3:18 am

During out first trip to Kruger Oct. 2009, we were privileged to see 11 beautiful leopards! Hopefully, will be as lucky this Nov.! :pray: May try to post some of our images of them, even the photos are nearly 4 yrs old!
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Re: How many leopards have you seen?

Unread postby wildchild » Fri Jul 05, 2013 2:01 pm

On my way back from Kruger. saw nine leopards this trip. One on s 21. 2 on S 25 on s 114 the same day. one on s 1 one on h 4-2 . two fron SKkuza dck with kill 1 on s 65 the same day I.e. yesteday.
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