Reporting Date: 4.8.2012
The great migration is moving on towards Talek river and big herds are spread throughout posee plains. Talek pride of lions is also enjoying the arrival and feasting heavily. The wildbeest are known not stay away from drinking water and keep within a radius of 5 kms so that they can drink at least once a day. The lions seems to be aware of this and hung around the river riperian waiting to ambush.
This herd was spotted by Daniel and his five guest on full day game drive quenching thirst at hammerkop dam next to the river. The herds this year are taking the route towards the main crossing at the heart of maasai mara with few at the new mara bridge crossing points.