Our wide variety of things to do include a sun-downer drive to view the buffalo and other game. Sit and watch the amazing Karoo sunsets. Relax in the gardens and cool down in the lake or enjoy our designer swimming pool. Social activities include Cycling, running, swimming, hiking, 4×4 trails, great photo spots, dam wall tours, rich history area, boat trips, nature reserves, picnic and braai areas, fishing next to the orange river, quad bikes, game drives, river rafting, kayaks, bird watching and much more to do in Gariep …. may I add Fresh air with crystal clear skies ideal for stargazing!…
The Orange River offers the ideal setting for sunset cruises, the perfect end to a perfect day.
Bring your own kayak and canoe and come enjoy the waters of the The Orange River.
Open Water Swimming
Opportunity for open water swimming and jet skiing
Various walking trails are available in the area.
A variety of bird species is present in the area. A bird lovers’ paradise, with a wide variety found on the farm. Rarities include: Fish Eagle, Black Eagle, Blue Crane, Secretary Bird, Steppe Buzzard, Kingfishers and many more.
Mountain biking is a possibility to view the scenic area. Cycle the road and off-road trails surrounding the towns and nature reserve. We also have mountain bikes to rent.
Volley ball on site available for a break and fun.
Various programs designed according to the needs of participants. Instructors are available to lead the team building sessions. Participants may also follow their own team building programs.
Early morning or late afternoon viewing of a variety of species, including Springbuck; Blesbuck; Mountain Reedbuck; Wildebeest; Burchells Zebra; Gemsbuck; Impala; Ostrich; Waterbuck; Red Lechwe
Designer swimming to relax and cool off after a nice summers day.
After a long and tough competition with strict criteria, Gariep Dam was awarded town of the year. If you are one of the few who does not know where we are, it is next to the biggest dam in South Africa, yes even bigger than the Vaal dam. Lake Gariep Dam has the well-known Lake Gariep Route ready to be explored.
Fresh air with crystal clear skies ideal for stargazing. Scan the night sky for marvels of the universe.