Elephants on the rim of the crater.
Rain on the rim of the crater.
"Come play with us. We can play for ever...and ever....and ever." They were really just watching the cheetah across the road.
From Nairobi to Ngorongoro
A lion doing what lions do best
Kori Bustard. Eats only bones.Also the heaviest bird that can fly.
Ok-this one looks dangerous
Hard to remember these guys can be dangerous....when their flippity flappity ears are so cute
Eating lunch by the hippo pool
Wildebeest tend to travel in straight lines when on the move.
Grey Crowned Crane
We didn't see a kill on our trip, but we sure saw a lot of left over evidence!
Often, where there are wildebeest, there are zebra.
Baby wildebeest trying to keep up
Another young'un changing color.
...and his best bud. Most folks don't like hyenas, but I thought they were pretty cheery, actually.
Our happy friend....
This guy is casting a glance at his friend across the way.
Black rhino in Ngorongoro crater---only 4,200 of these guys left, mostly due to poaching
This is the closest we got to a male lion. Apparently they had just finished "getting busy".
Lion cub tongue!