Tag Archives: Trails Guide

Ulovane Update: May Marine Guide Course final wrap

26 Jun

Ulovane Update: Marine Guide Magic comes to an end The last week! It’s unbelievable – not only is it the final week of Marines but it’s also our final week of our time at Ulovane. 23 weeks has flown by and what a blast it’s been! Ups and downs but all in all it’s been great. […]

Ulovane Update: April 2018 Field Guide Week 7 & Trails Guide Final

29 May

Ulovane Update: Field Guides Here we are finishing week 7 already, the final week before our assessments. We have finished our lectures, the learning part is over and it is time to put our knowledge to the test. Monday we finally had the long awaited class on mammals, everyone’s most desired topic. Warren and I […]

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. […]

5 Reasons to join our Back Up Trails Guide Specialised Course

19 May
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We often have prospective students, parents and sponsors ask us, why the Back up Trails Guide Qualification. We thought it would be best to come from a professional Trails Guide and our Lead Trainer for the Back up Trails Guide Qualification, Pieter Dunn. 1. Bush walks have become a very important section in the guiding […]

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 […]