Lion Conservation Experience

Ranger Buck Safaris arranges exclusive access to lions during the darting process and subsequent research work undertaken by the authorities. Guests will be transported to the scene by overland game viewer vehicle to where the animal has been located in the wild. On arrival at the scene you will witness the darting of the lion and the subsequent efforts to immobilize the animal. Once it is safe you will be guided by our professional crew and wildlife vet to assist “hands-on” with the vital tasks that are crucial to the success of the conservation experience.


Guest Activities

  • assisting to manoeuvre the animal into a safe position.
  • monitoring vital signs of the animal.
  • recording important measurements including length of canines, paws, body length, body weight.
  • collaring for identification purposes.
Lion Conservation Experience

The Experience

  • transport to and from your accommodation to the scene of the lion darting
  • all professional wildlife veterinarian fees
  • travel costs and all anaesthetics and drugs used
  • detailed safety presentation prior to the lion operation
  • exclusive safely guided “hands-on” participation by the guests
  • all drinks, non-alcoholic, during the activity
  • exclusive full bush breakfast with detailed de-brief of the experience
Lion Conservation Experience


All rates are available on request, subject to availability and the number of guests participating.

Lion Conservation Experience

Additional Services

  • Add on tailor-made safaris can be packaged around this Lion experience.
  • Once in a lifetime opportunity to contribute significantly to the conservation of the lion species for future generations to enjoy.

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