Ruckomechi Camp, Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

Ruckomechi Camp is a Classic Camp

Wildlife at Ruckomechi Camp

Mana Pools National Park lies at the heart of the Zambezi Valley, a remote, beautiful place with spectacular views. The area offers large concentrations of buffalo and elephant, while predators such as lion, wild dog, leopard and cheetah are often sighted. Greater kudu, Burchell's zebra, impala, warthog and common waterbuck can be seen on the surrounding plains and the grunting of hippo can be heard all day. Birdlife is superb, with numerous local specials like collared palm-thrush and racket-tailed roller.


What You Could See at Ruckomechi Camp

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Latest News From Ruckomechi Camp

  • Ruckomechi Camp – May 2014
    May 31, 2014

    Civet, genet, hyaena and occasionally porcupine were all seen near Ruckomechi this month.

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  • Ruckomechi Camp – April 2014
    Apr 30, 2014

    A very productive month with excellent lion sightings around Ruckomechi Camp

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  • Ruckomechi Camp - October 2013
    Oct 30, 2013

    October has come and gone and has brought some spectacular and special sightings of mammals.

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ Situated on the banks of the Zambezi River overlooking animals day and night. In this camp, we did 4 game drives seeing lions daily, 4 leopards and 2 cheetahs, and a nature hike through herds of elephants, zebra and different antelope. ”
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Reviewed by: Jerry C, 2013.09.23