Brian Sokutu
Senior Print Journalist
6 minute read
6 Aug 2021
3:51 pm

Quad biking adventure: A different way to view game

Brian Sokutu

Riding a quadbike and being part of a convoy in the off-road bush terrain through the Letsatsing Game Park was an exciting experience.

Pilanesberg National Park Game Drive. Picture: Brian Sokutu

If you thought a quadbike was a mere piece of moving machinery, think again. Accompanied by my sons Ntsika, Mkhanysiseli and Kwanda for a fabulous weekend of fun at Sun City’s Soho Hotel – just before President Cyril Ramaphosa earlier this month extended South Africa’s alert level 4 lockdown for another 14 days – we returned to the bustling Gauteng, counting ourselves lucky. Riding a quadbike and being part of a convoy in the off-road bush terrain through the Letsatsing Game Park was an exciting experience I did not quite prepare for. It was like being pulled out of my...