CapeNature April ’19 – banner

16 May 2019: Snakes talk

It’s a snake eat snake world out there… We picture snakes hunting birds and mammals, but did you know...

Essential tips for safe elephant viewing

Elephants are gentle giants, intelligent and emotional, but in the wild they can be dangerous if you get too...

Break away to these family-friendly stays

Yearn to break away and spend some quality time with the family? Escape to these cosy family-friendly stays and...

Earth Day 2019: honouring our endangered species

On Earth Day, commemorated on 22 April, we honour the beautiful planet we call home. This global event...

Explore Addo with the Wild Defender Trophy Cape 2019

The wilderness section of Addo Elephant National Park is the setting for the Wild Defender Trophy 2019. Taking place...

Wild Parks Challenge: quarter 2 - enter now!

Put your Wild Card to good use and see how many parks and reserves you can visit. Entries for...
Events
16 May 2019: Snakes talk
Wild Nature
Essential tips for safe elephant viewing
Weekend
Break away to these family-friendly stays
Conservation
Earth Day 2019: honouring our endangered species
4x4
Explore Addo with the Wild Defender Trophy Cape 2019
Competitions
Wild Parks Challenge: quarter 2 - enter now!

Wild magazine

In love with wild places? Receive South Africa’s most widely read environmental and outdoor magazine.

Read more

About Wild Card

Visit 80+ parks for free

Wild Card members enjoy a year’s free access to our protected areas. Their support helps us conserve our fauna and flora for the future. Here’s why you should join.

Read more
Your sightings

Renew membership

Enjoy uninterrupted access to more than 80 parks and reserves in South Africa and Swaziland.

Read more

Events

16 May 2019: Snakes talk

It’s a snake eat snake world out there… We picture snakes hunting birds and mammals, but did you know that some also target their own kind? Join us for a fascinating talk to learn more about the snakes that eat…

Continue reading
Photography

Capture your Addo moment and win big!

In Addo Elephant National Park you have all the elements for a great picture. With Addo’s wide vistas, lush greenery and rich wildlife setting the scene, all that’s missing is your magic touch. Stand a chance to win fantastic prizes when you capture your special moment at South Africa’s third largest national park.

Continue reading
Photo Stories

Grumpy crocodile can’t catch a break

Given that its bird hide is a renowned relaxation spot, Kruger’s Lake Panic may seem like something of a misnomer. But in 2016, when Christoph Bühler photographed a showdown between three fearsome crocodiles, he showed that, on occasion, this watering hole lives up to its name.

Continue reading

Popular posts

Hike of the month: Bushmans Wilderness Trail

When a couple living in Germany are asked how they manage to keep their teenagers enthusiastic about going on holiday with their parents, their answer is quite simple.

|Ai-|Ais/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park, SANParks

The park is a combination of bizarre rock formations, heat and the odd tree dotted on the vast landscape. It borders the Orange River, which separates South Africa’s dry...

Good Dog