• Duration: 3 days
  • Challenging
  • Meet on location
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Come and join us for an amazing outdoor adventure!

It is a 3 day patrol with the specific goals of locating our large and endangered animals, elephant, rhino, buffalo and lions and recording their conditions, locations and reporting to our anti-poaching unit and the reserve management.

The days will be spent tracking these animals using traditional tracking techniques and with the use of telemetry radio trackers. It will require a relatively high level of fitness and stamina. You will experience life as a field ranger and the learn tracking and trailing skills.

The Greater Makalali Nature Reserve is 25000 Hectares with a perimeter of over 90km, it is vast area to patrol and protect. This experience aims to incorporate a wilderness trail with the needs to protect the animals.

Groups are no more than 8 people and led by two armed and experienced guides.


  • If you would like to spend an extra night before or after the trail you can do so at an additional R750pp/night at the amazing Job's Halt Lodge your home away from home.
  • You can also enjoy a Game Drive at an additional R250



Encounter the Big Five on foot

Over 340 bird species

Get a unique life changing life experience in the wilderness

Learn Tracking and trailing techniques

What's included

  • 2 armed trails guides
  • Pick up and drop off within the Makalali reserve
  • Conservation levy

What's excluded


What do I need to bring

  •  Hiking Boots
  •  Hat
  •  Backpack
  •  Neutrally coloured clothes (Not White)
  •  Water bottles
  •  Insect Repellent
  •  Flash-light/Head lamp
  • Sleeping mat
  • Sleeping bag
  • Food
  • "Tents are optional"

For more details we are available to discuss this with you.

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 0% if cancelled



Guided Language

  • English
Price from: 3399.09

3 days


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