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The Elusive African Black Leopard makes a dramatic and sudden appearance once again…

There have been so few sightings of African Black Leopard over the past decades that it has been concluded that they no longer inhabit the forests around Sabie or even exist for that matter. At 06.30hrs on Tuesday morning 12th … Continue reading

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Leopards in the mountains behind Sabie

Sightings of leopard are quite common in the mountains behind Sabie. Cyclists competing in the various cycling events over the years have not infrequently come across leopard near the mountain trails, especially near Maritzbos. On one occasion they encountered a … Continue reading

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An extremely rare African “Red” Leopard was recently killed on the road near Lydenburg

An extremely rare African “Red” Leopard was recently killed on the road near Lydenburg. The fully-grown female apparently carried a very rare genetic mutation called erythrism, which refers to the unusual reddish pigmentation of its fur and skin.. Mr Egbert … Continue reading

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Fishing the Mountain

The Delagoos Berg, Mount Anderson, Formosa Mountain and Mauchsberg are all mountain peaks in the Mpumalanga section of the Drakensberg, which make up the ranges surrounding Sabie and Pilgrim’s Rest. A number of River Systems with marvellous Trout Fishing potential … Continue reading

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