Trails: Northern Region, Gauteng, South Africa

List of towns where trails are listed

Bronkhorstspruit Cullinan Pretoria

 
Closest Town: Bronkhorstspruit
Ezemvelo Nature Reserve Hiking Trails
Trail Type: Day loops; central hut
Closest Town: Bronkhorstspruit
 

Location: About 20km off the R25 North of the Bronkhorstspruit East turnoff from the N4. Follow signage.
Description: zemvelo Private Nature Reserve is situated outside Bronkhorstspruit. This 10 000 hect. reserve is naturally divided into a 4000 ha preserved grasslands and associated rocky outcrops and wetlands. Accommodation (1-3) at the "Base camp": (1) Impala Lapa (16 beds), bunks and mattresses, braai area, ablution block, gas fridge, 2-plate stove, bring own lighting. (2) pitch your own tent: Sites -own braai, electricity and water. Ablution blocks with family bathroom and laundry facilities. (3) Tekwane overnight Camp: next to the river: 2 x 8 bed huts with bunks, mattresses, gas stove, small fridge, braai facilities and ablutions. Two day hikes (4 and 14 km): start and finish at the reception area. Excellent bird watching, game viewing, swimming pool, foefie slide at the dam, fishing allowed. Game drives on your own or book guided hikes and drives. Mountain bikes for hire ana a well stocked kiosk.
Enquiries: The Manager
Tel: +27 (0)12 662 1140/ 0586
Fax: 086 548 2348
e-mail: anvie@iburst.co.za
Web: http://www.anvieventures.co.za
Closest Town: Cullinan
Windy Brow
Trail Type: Day walk
Closest Town: Cullinan
 

Description: Various options from 3km-15km; easy; circular; on game farm
Comments: Maximum 24 persons on overnight trail. R45.00 per person per day. Day hikers R20.00 per person
Enquiries: Jacana
Tel: 0861 522262
Fax: + 27 (0)12 734 0159
e-mail: bookings@jacanacollection.co.za
Game viewing: 14 species of game.
Closest Town: Cullinan
Windybrow
Trail Type: Day loops; central hut
Closest Town: Cullinan
 

Description: Various options from 3km-15km; easy; guide available; circular; on game farm; two dormitories at base; 24 persons max; R30 per person; education centre housed in farm shed available for 100 persons
Enquiries: Jacana
Tel: 0861 522262
Fax: + 27 (0)12 734 0159
e-mail: bookings@jacanacollection.co.za
Closest Town: Cullinan
Windybrow
Trail Type: Horse trail
Closest Town: Cullinan
 

Description: Various options on horseback; on game farm; overnight dormitories; 24 persons max;
Enquiries: Jacana
Tel: 0861 522262
Fax: + 27 (0)12 734 0159
e-mail: bookings@jacanacollection.co.za
Closest Town: Pretoria
Bon Accord Horseriding Centre
Trail Type: Horse trail
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Location: M35 Onderstepoort Road, Onderstepoort
Description: Outrides next or around Bon Accord Dam. Rides consists of 1 hour to 3 hour Rides. Horses available from beginners to advanced.
Comments: For more info, please contact us. Booking is essential.
Tel: +27 (0)12 520 5000
Cell: +27 (0)83 650 7380
e-mail: bahorsetrails@ionline.co.za
Closest Town: Pretoria
Fragrance Garden at Optima Training College
Trail Type: For disabled persons
Closest Town: Pretoria [Back to Top]
 

Description: Fragrance trail, has been recently upgraded
Enquiries: SA National Council for the Blind
Tel: + 27 (0)12 346-1171
Closest Town: Pretoria
Groenkloof
Trail Type: Day loops; central hut
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Description: 15km/ 2 circular day-loops; average; central hut; 12 persons max;
Enquiries: Pretoria City Council
Tel: + 27 (0)12 44-7131
Fax: + 27 (0)12 341-3960
Closest Town: Pretoria
Groenkloof
Trail Type: Day walk
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Description: 5 or 11 km; average; circular; picnic facilities available;
Enquiries: Pretoria City Council
Tel: + 27 (0)12 44-7131
Fax: + 27 (0)12 341-3960
Closest Town: Pretoria
National Zoo, Pretoria
Trail Type: For disabled persons
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Description: Customised night tours, for blind & deaf persons & wheelchair users, 15 persons min, organisers must meet with the Zoo personnel of the Zoo to discuss needs beforehand, the usual night tour rate applies.
Tel: + 27 (0)12 328-3265
Closest Town: Pretoria
Rietvlei
Trail Type: Day walk
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Description: 10km/ 7 hours; average; circular; in Rietvlei Nature Reserve; picnic facilities availble; 15 person max;
Enquiries: Pretoria City Council
Tel: + 27 (0)12 345-2274
Game viewing: home to a variety of antelope and several rare or threatened species of game such as the white rhino
Closest Town: Pretoria
Rietvlei
Trail Type: Hiking trail
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Description: 21km/2 day; average; circular; in Rietvlei Nature Reserve; overnight huts; 6 persons min/ 8 persons max;
Enquiries: Pretoria City Council
Tel: + 27 (0)12 345-2274
Game viewing: home to a variety of antelope and several rare or threatened species of game
Closest Town: Pretoria
Rietvlei
Trail Type: Horse trail
Closest Town: Pretoria [Back to Top]
 

Description: In nature reserve; horses available; overnight huts; 6 persons min/ 8 persons max
Enquiries: Pretoria City Council
Tel: + 27 (0)12 345-2274
Closest Town: Pretoria
Silver Lakes Stables
Trail Type: Horse trail
Closest Town: Pretoria
 

Description: Guided trail rides, from 2.5 to 4 hours; breakfast, lunch & picnic rides; moonlight rides once a month; can accommodate groups of up to 15 people; braai facilities at stables; beginners welcome.
Comments: Lynnwood Road Extension. Next to Farm Inn and Silver Lakes residential development.
Enquiries: Chris Theil
Tel: + 27 (0)12 809-0026
Cell: + 27 (0)82 600 6785
e-mail: i.meyer@mweb.co.za
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Date of entry: 1 September 1996
Last update:2012/09/22 at 10:37:23