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Lion Camp

Latest News

News January 2018

January is usually a very quiet month at Lion Camp. It is a month of heavy rains that make the roads impassible and leave the camp accessible only by boat. It is the time of year when most of our staff take time off to spend with their families and friends at home,...

News December 2017

Refurb Update Although the rains have arrived and the road into camp is impassable, the refurb team are hard at work. In the main area the new bar is under construction and the new toilets are taking shape. In the 8 new luxury rooms the plasterwork has been done and...

News November 2017

The rains have arrived in Luangwa and thankfully so has our final truckload of building materials. The photo below shows the new rooms and main area, rebuilt with more space between each room. Until now our refurb updates have focused on the building of the camp. This...

News October 2017

Refurb Update It is with great excitement that we watched our last two trucks leave South Africa this week. The first packed with gum poles, tools, lights, furniture materials, fire pits for the new suites and safes for the rooms and the second loaded with soft...

News September 2017

(by Nathan Pilcher with photos by Meyam Njobvu) The African bush is a tough place to raise cubs and this last month has certainly proved this to be true. Two sets of leopard cubs have been killed by adult males in the last two months, and four lion cubs from the M-K...

News August 2017

Renovation Update: The team in camp have been working hard to get the structures of the new guest rooms in place. As you can see from the photos below, the shape of the rooms has changed to maximise the views and space. The brick structure at the back of the top photo...

Lion Pride Update

The team in camp were thrilled to learn that a Mwamba-Kaingo (M-K) lioness has had 3 new cubs (she gave birth to 4 but 1 died). If you watched the ITV documentary filmed at Lion Camp last year (Lion Country), you will know this lioness as Rosa. Last year Rosa had 2...

News July 2017

The rebuild is now well underway. In the main area of the camp the thatching is complete. We are so pleased with the new raised roof which is letting in more light and enhancing the views through to the wafwa in front of the camp. The steelwork for the new extended...

News June 2017

Renovation Update: With the start of the dry season, the renovations in camp are in full swing The roof in the main area has been raised to maximise views through the lodge and a team of thatchers is hard at work.   The new...

New Lion Camp Design

At last we can share our plans for the improvements at Lion Camp. We are staying true to our vision which is to provide exceptional and eco-friendly safaris at a reasonable price point. The whole camp will be elevated as before, built with a sustainable decking...

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