A few more photos and some videos from our time there:
Much of the forest has been cut/burned down to make room for strawberry fields:
Young elephants learn what foods they should eat by sniffing what their mothers are eating:Gillie Sliding:
Two elephants scratching each other:
This elephant had learned how to drink directly from hose:
Filling trunk to drink, as they typically do to drink from streams:
Gillie stumbling around:
This is pretty typical of the elephants at Elephant Nature Park. Broken legs, ankles, etc.
The elephants there formed small herds. Some were reunited family, but many were just new friends they had made.