Tag Archives: Africa on Foot

Ulovane Update: The Start of 2019! January Field Guides and Backup Trails Guides Week 1

22 Jan
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Exciting times at Ulovane as we kickoff 2019 with 25 enthusiastic and passionate aspiring guides. 18 Field guides and 6 Back up trails guides have started the year off with a bang and it is great to be back! This year the Ulovane team pledge that we are dedicated to training exceptional guides who are […]

Ulovane Update: Final Blog for 2018! November Marines

21 Dec
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Marine Guides In my last blog post at the end of the Trails program, I began by saying that time is warped at Ulovane. This one, I will begin by saying the Marine course is completed in warp speed. The 4-week Marine course passed in the blink of an eye (or maybe I could say […]

Ulovane Update: Successful and Productive Week 7

20 Nov
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Field Guides Week 7 was a busy but amazing week! I am writing this blog in my sleeping bag while watching the sun rise out on Ulovane! This week we started with our Mock Practical Assessments, had the usual classes and our tracking assessment with a special surprise waiting for us over the weekend. I had […]

Ulovane Update: October 2018 Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 6

13 Nov
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After a peaceful weekend in Jeffrey’s Bay for most of our field guide students, week 6 brought many challenges and learning opportunities. With everyone coming back from their weekend off well rested and ready for the last half of the course, we’ve been incredibly lucky with everything that this week has brought us. Bianca and […]