Tag Archives: Kariega Game Reserve

Ulovane Update: October Field Guides Week 9 and November Marines Week 2

05 Dec

Field Guides The week that has passed was filled with fear, excitement, tears and joy as we went through assessment game drives. This is the moment we have all been waiting for; what it feels like to become a field guide. It was an exciting and nerve wracking experience, and I think everyone dealt with it […]

Ulovane update: July Trails Guide Group Week 4

08 Aug

Life as a trainee Trails Guide:  Eyes wide open, ears in tune, smell detector on…let’s go! Ulovane update: Monday arrives at the usual bright and early time of 05:30 or  06:00 depending on how quick you can get dressed, make coffee, drink said coffee, swallow some toast and get to the meeting point for 06:30 […]

Ulovane update: July Trails Guide Group Week 3

04 Aug
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Life as a trainee Trails Guide: Exciting times as the Walking begins…. Ulovane update: Even with adverse weather conditions, we all had a very enjoyable and educational week three. On Monday we started out with a test on rifle handling as we had continued advanced rifle handling practicals on our  usual test day, Sunday. Due […]

Ulovane update: April Level one Group Week 7

30 May

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Another week closer to our assessment game drives! Ulovane update: We started our Week at the Intaka campus, as guests rather than trainee guides. The Trails Guides had to do their assessment walks- and we were their victims. So in two groups we discovered the Kariega reserve on foot. […]

Ulovane update: April Trails Guide Group Week 5

16 May

Life as a trainee Trails Guide: Preparation = Success Ulovane update: This week was exciting to say the least, most of us luckily recovered from tick-bite fever and could re join the others on walks again!  The week was mainly spent focusing on tracks and signs and learning how to identify anything from a tick-track […]