When giving up is not an option

Pitch a lone red hartebeest against three ravenous cheetahs and you’d think the outcome would be clear. But what...

Why we’re heading to Camdeboo this autumn

As summer takes its final bow, all roads lead to Camdeboo National Park to ring in autumn. And with...

Puff adder desperate for some peace

Like many other snake species, puff adders prefer not to be disturbed and to go about their wild business...

Birding is all about the stories

Birding is not just about the thrill of the numbers. It’s about spending time in nature, setting ourselves challenges,...

Earth Day 2018: 4 ways to say no to plastic in parks

The war against plastic pollution is far from over and its devastating destruction reaches beyond our oceans. As avid...
Photo Stories
When giving up is not an option
Inspiration
Why we’re heading to Camdeboo this autumn
Photo Stories
Puff adder desperate for some peace
Birding
Birding is all about the stories
Conservation
Earth Day 2018: 4 ways to say no to plastic in parks

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About Wild Card

Nature travel is our game

Wild Card members enjoy a year’s free access to our protected areas. They also support conservation. Why you should join.

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These wildlife and nature encounters left us speechless. See what other Wild travellers witnessed.

 
Events

Wild Talk: Desert lions

The Namib Desert is home to a small population of lions that survive in a hostile environment. Wildlife filmmakers Will and Lianne Steenkamp will shed light on these unique big cats and how they carve a life for themselves among the sand dunes.

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Birding

Birding is all about the stories

Birding is not just about the thrill of the numbers. It’s about spending time in nature, setting ourselves challenges, observing beauty and hanging out with other twitchers. The irresistible allure of birding is captured in the new book, Featherings.

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Competitions

Easter competition: Win a Tsitsikamma family break

It’s home to the world-famous five-day Otter Trail, whale watching, an iconic suspension bridge and the super shy Cape clawless otter. We’re talking about one of the Garden Route’s edens, Tsitsikamma. Fancy winning a weekend stay for a family of four at the idyllic Storms River Mouth Rest Camp?

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Events

7 April 2018: Kids events

Even if you aren’t going away during the Easter break, you can still have a wild adventure. Join Wild and Cape Union Mart for fun and informative kids events. Think reptiles, snakes and spiders, as well as giveaways and photo opportunities.

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Meet the very, very unlucky crocodile

Known for their ferocity and strength, crocodiles are the most successful freshwater predator. They can creep up on prey without giving their position away and their bite exerts a...

Braai in the wild with Jean Nel

If there’s one thing that’s part and parcel of time in the wilderness, it’s cooking over an open fire. Out of ideas to give your braai some extra sizzle?...