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Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve

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Nieuwoudtville, South Africa
+27 27 218 1150
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Spring Treat

Late August till mid September is the only time to see the real spectacle. One thing to know about... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2016
783mikey
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Sedgefield, South Africa
Fabulous flowers, fantastic hike

The main aim of our visit was to hike - but we also saw the best flowers of our trip on the way to... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
robdotinfo
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Cape Town, South Africa
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30 Sep 2016
“Spring Treat”
18 Sep 2016
“Fabulous flowers, fantastic hike”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Nieuwoudtville, South Africa
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+27 27 218 1150
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Late August till mid September is the only time to see the real spectacle. One thing to know about Namaqualand is that each of the many floral treasures is different from all its neighbours.

Thank 783mikey
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

The main aim of our visit was to hike - but we also saw the best flowers of our trip on the way to the reserve. On the 16km gravel road to the reserve, we had to keep stopping to look at the exquisite fields...More

Thank robdotinfo
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Rock Pigeon Trail (5 days) must rate as one of the best hikes I have done. The diversity of landscapes, vegetation, scenery, adventurous paths make every day a wonder. It is not for sissies though - you must be fit and prepared to climb ladders...More

1  Thank Sam R
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

It is a must if you are in Nieuwoudtville or visit the town to go to Oorlogskloof Nature reserve for a hike or only for a braai. You can see san paintings; old graves the rotsboog.There is so many things to do.

Thank leonivyver
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is one of the most spectacular hikes around - 52 km, 4 nights, 4,5 days of hiking, It has everything .....wooden cabins you overnight in with comfortable bunk beds and solar power. There are lots of swimming spots on this well marked and laid...More

6  Thank Erlend_vM
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