Some of our national parks have the perfect day trail options, allowing you to combine your run with your beautiful surroundings.
What your stay at the Karoo National Park should consist of
These are the five highest, accessible mountains to climb in the South African National Parks
If you see one, you should pay some respect.
The park’s nursery and herbarium curator Pieter van Wyk says that the declining population might even be due to extensive overgrazing by livestock for the past 30 years in the Helskloof area or climate changes.
The Volunteer Rangers are young adults from surrounding communities with a passion for the national park. They are empowered with knowledge and skills in mountain safety and rescue, conservation, guiding and leadership which they then put to use in their free time.
This beautiful pass starts about 5km from the Roodewerf offices on the road to the small village of Middelpos. The foot of the pass is like an open amphitheatre hugged by the surrounding mountains, towering high above the plains.
The is hosting the SA National Orchid show at the Carbineers Drill Hall on September 9, 10 and 11 along with the show conference at the Ascot Conference Centre on September 10 – 11.
Interested in visiting the Karoo National Park? here is more information about the cultural site.
Visit Circles in the Forest Trail in the Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park, where colourful fungi hide under branches, and small forest lifeforms peek from under the foliage.
The Golden Gate Highlands National Park offers a variety of shorter day hikes as well as an existing overnight trail.