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Gerickes Point

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Swatvlei Beach Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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Beautiful environment

Went there with the family to experience the beauty. What a lovely area. The weather was just... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Y99AH
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Roodepoort, South Africa
Walks,swimming and lying in the sun

This beach in Sedgefield is outside the town. When it is low tide you can have a walk to the rocks... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Jennyb7105
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Sedgefield, South Africa
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“rock pools” (23 reviews)
“high tide” (13 reviews)
“beach walk” (8 reviews)
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Swatvlei Beach Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there with the family to experience the beauty. What a lovely area. The weather was just great too.

Thank Y99AH
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This beach in Sedgefield is outside the town. When it is low tide you can have a walk to the rocks. Nature surround you.

Thank Jennyb7105
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Recommend for a beach walk. Beautiful views of the sea and mountains along the beach. Peaceful and lovely.

1  Thank Ritesh_Boochia
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Ideal for a pleasant beach walk and no doubt popular with swimmers and surfers at another time of year. Fishermen were the majority on our August visit. Minimal facilities but felt safe to park and stroll.

Thank Emanpee
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

If you would like to see starfish and octopus, or pick your own mussels for the pot, spending a few hours at Gericke's point is a special family experience. Be sure to get there a couple of hours before low tide. The best time of...More

1  Thank JoWarriorPrincess
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Beautiful scenic drive...nature at its best..... Clean pure sea waters .. Clean and safe .., well preserved area.

Thank Relaxation459
Reviewed 8 May 2017

As with all the beaches in and around Sedgefield, this is a great walk on firm sand along the tide line. 45 minutes or so East of the car park at the end of the Swarvtlei Beach Road, the Point can be reached at low...More

Thank P_C_1000000
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Visited on my birthday 16 April. Long walk along the coast to get to Gerick's Point, but we'll worth it. Such a beautiful site to see. Very calm and relaxing environment!

Thank Ilse M
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The walk is probably about 3km from where you park. From there its rather steep klimb to get to the top. I would not recommend it for people having difficulty walking or climbing. The view from the top is great.

1  Thank arpegiator
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

It's not too long of a drive from the main Wilderness area. Nice open beach area. Many visitors seen fishing and chilling in the water. After a quite a walk you'll get to the Gerickes Point, not too steep to climb the rock. You will...More

Thank Roxaan1
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Ben S
30 March 2017|
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Response from JonK59 | Reviewed this property |
at low tide there should not be a problem for a 7 year old to do it. (Disclaimer: my 7 year old is now 29 years old!)
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