Mitchell "Mitch" Riley is a Zimbabwean Professional Guide. He has lived in Zimbabwe all his life and his unwavering love and passion for the bush first sparked at a young age whilst accompanying his grandparents on birding safaris throughout Zimbabwe. He has been fortunate enough to have travelled the country end to end and visit many of the fine National Park and Wild areas that Zimbabwe has to offer.
From there his dedication drove him to becoming one of the youngest fully qualified guides in the country, he is now in his 30’s, fit and energetic. With over 10 years’ experience in the African bush surrounded by big dangerous game Mitchell is confident yet respectfully cautious when on guided safaris ensuring guest safety and enjoyment is that the forefront of his mind. He has an affiliation towards all aspects of the bush and prides himself in being non bias exploring and enjoying everything nature has to offer and teach, and hopes to impart knowledge and give a sense of accomplishment on each and every safari.
During his spare time Mitchell is an accomplished fisherman which lends to his versatility should there be any like-minded fisher people on a safari. Having managed several safari camps he is well equipped for every eventuality and is an asset in a camp. Mitchell is always armed with his Nikon coolpix1000 P and his .458Lott rifle and looks forward to ensuring that every safari is as unique and as memorable as the last.