New Road S147

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Dzombo
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Re: New Road S147

Post by Dzombo » Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:09 am

Richprins wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:47 am
We also did the road on Sunday. Very nice indeed, with regular general game. \O \O \O

It is only 10km or so long, and comes out half way along the S-89 as Dzombs says.
There does need to be a sign at the exit side showing where one is.
Even some of the new maps don't have this road yet.

Perhaps something that needs to brought to the attention of SANP?
RP?

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Richprins
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Re: New Road S147

Post by Richprins » Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:31 am

I'm pretty sure from experience the name signs will arrive at some stage, Dzombs. They get outsourced I think. ;-) \O

Let's give it a few weeks! lol
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Re: New Road S147

Post by Dzombo » Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:47 am

Richprins wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:31 am
I'm pretty sure from experience the name signs will arrive at some stage, Dzombs. They get outsourced I think.
Let's give it a few weeks!
\O

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Re: New Road S147

Post by Alf » Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:17 pm

They have already build the sign with stones etc. Just need the signboard itself \O
Next trip to the bush??

Let me think......................(stop thinking, next trip booked)

December here we come!!!!!

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Re: New Road S147

Post by Richprins » Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:10 am

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Oct 10

15:33
Elephant, lion and leopard all within the 1st km
S147, up to 1km E of the H1-4
Near Olifants Camp
Vis 1/5 on the leopard
Tinged by CdB
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Re: New Road S147

Post by Richprins » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:46 am

VIDEO

https://twitter.com/i/status/1052571401062928384


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17h17 hours ago

15:15
Mating leopards next to the road
"I was the only car here thankfully, because wow... did I ball my eyes out. Such an unreal sighting."
S147, 3.2km E of the H1-4
Near Olifants Camp
Vis 5/5
Tinged by Amber
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Re: New Road S147

Post by Richprins » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:49 am

Image


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06:20
Leopard was stationary with her cubs then moved down to the drainage line
S147, 1.3km E of the H1-4
Near Olifants Camp
Vis 3/5
Tinged by Mfundziso
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