Tag Archives: walking safaris

Ulovane Update: September Semester Week 2

15 Oct
Learning to make gnocchi pasta

Apprentice Trails Guides Week two of our Apprentice Trails Guide course started off quite exciting; the first day of our last week of firearms training and it rains! We decided to carry on practising with dummy rounds in the Lapa of Ulovane campus. The point of this exercise was to build our muscle memory to […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Final Week

24 Sep
Dwarf cushion star

We come to yet another end of a great Marine guide course here at Ulovane Environmental Training and with that, also the end of six months for Therien, Ben and Wesly. We cannot believe how fast the time is going, there is only one more course for this year, and then we go and buy […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 6

21 Aug
Piet (5)

Apprentice Trails Guides With one more week to go of our Apprentice Trails guide course, our second last one was packed with the always exciting and fascinating world of tracking! A qualified Cybertracker assessor Taryn Ingram-Gillson, spent the weekend with us here at Ulovane to conduct the assessment for us. It is held over a […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 5

13 Aug
Wes

Apprentice Field Guides Since I arrived at Ulovane, I have enjoyed every minute of my time here. Every week is full of new experiences and packed full of knowledge. This was the fifth week of our course, already halfway through! It was quite a busy week learning about amphibians, reptiles, conservation management, amongst other amazing […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 4

06 Aug
Marli

Apprentice Trails Guides We are more than halfway through our Apprentice Trails Guide course – where has the time gone! We had a fantastic week. We left for a three-day, two night sleep out on Wednesday morning at 8 AM, on Amakhala Game Reserve. Whilst on this walk with Shani and Schalk, we came upon […]