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Red Hartebeest

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One of the antelope species that is part of our rarely seen antelope is the red hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus caama). They are closely related to the tessebe and topi.
Hunting have been the main cause of the Red Hartebeest decline in numbers but now with better control over hunting permits this has started to change. These even-toed ungulate is found on the Southwestern side of Africa and of course found in the Limpopo province.

Young calves are hidden in dense bush before they join the herd to make their chances of survival better. Calves are born after a gestation period of 8 months usally after the first summer rains. Females can concive again after 9 or 10 months after giving birth. These grass feeders are the most colourful hartebeest. They can weight between 150 kg for the males and 120kg for the females. Hartebeest have excellent sense of hearing and smell but have poor sight but when they are alarmed they can run up to 55 km/h in a zig zag pattern to make it difficult for predators to catch them.

At Mulati Safari Camp you can view these unique antelopes as you don’t always spot them in the Kruger National Park. The breeding program is one of Kilima Private Game reserve projects and Mulati offers game drives to view the breeding program. You can find out more under our Game Drives section. Of course besides the Red Hartebeest being a resident at Mulati Safari Camp you can find yourself situated in the heart of the Limpopo province bushveld sipping on a coffee while watching the sun raise over the valley.

We offer luxury tented accommodation while our staff will help with anything you need. You can enquire online about our booking fees or if you want more information on other activities on offer.