Just a few hours before we left the Mara, we spotted this Cheetah across the river. We were hoping it would go down to the river to drink, and it was heading in that direction, but it paused and then turned around and went back up the hill.
On our last morning in the Mara we came across the pride of lions we had been watching throughout the week. It had rained the night before and the lions had made several wildebeest kills. We watched this lioness drag this dead wildebeest across the plains back to the pride. An adult wildebeest can weight …
Every time we came across the pride of lions, I was in awe of their power and beauty. I really fell in love with the big cats while we were there.
On our last morning in the Masai Mara, a herd of elephants was wandering around the camp as we were driving out. It was still fairly dark and I did my best to get some photos of this mom and baby that were standing on our road.
A beautiful male and female impala. The male's horns are pretty impressive. Maralee