Archive for January, 2011

January 7, 2011

Finding wild things in Kruger Park

[From “Chasing the Big Five” in the Toronto Star, January 8, 2011.]

SABI SANDS RESERVE, GREATER KRUGER PARK, SOUTH AFRICA — Brett DuBois jerks the Land Rover into park, turns to me and says, “It’s going to happen.”

“It” is a kill in the jungle, a primal act the anticipation of which fires adrenaline through the veins of DuBois and the six of us in his vehicle.