Kogmans (or Cogmans) Kloof is a poort (gorge) through the Langeberg between Ashton and Montagu on the R62 to Oudtshoorn. It is named after the Cogmans, a Khoi chiefdom that existed in the area around the beginning of the 18th century. The pass was constructed by Thomas Bain from 1873 - 1877 and follows the course of the Kingna River, which flows southwest of Montagu.    Kogmanskloof gorge is almost entirely incised within intensely folded sandstone of the Table Mountain group (TMG). At the…

Kogmans (or Cogmans) Kloof is a poort (gorge) through the Langeberg between Ashton and Montagu on the R62 to Oudtshoorn. It is named after the Cogmans, a Khoi chiefdom that existed in the area around the beginning of the 18th century. The pass was constructed by Thomas Bain from 1873 - 1877 and follows the course of the Kingna River, which flows southwest of Montagu. Kogmanskloof gorge is almost entirely incised within intensely folded sandstone of the Table Mountain group (TMG). At the…

The Storms River Suspension Bridge, Scenic Views, Stormsriver, Garden Route, South Africa

The Storms River Suspension Bridge, Scenic Views, Stormsriver, Garden Route, South Africa

Situated at Brenton on Sea in Knysna, Jaap se baai is a small little beach cove just east of Castle Rock. A pathway and stairs (100m) take you down to the secluded 'Jaap-se-Baai' where you can suntan, swim and catch fresh mussels. There’s also a small interesting cave.    Jaap se Baai is a very popular  local fishing spot. Edible Fish: Kabeljou, Steenbras, Mussel Cracker, Blacktail, Galjoen and Cape Stumpnose. Bait: Pilchard, white mussel, prawn, red bait, choka    Photo: Brenton Bea...

Situated at Brenton on Sea in Knysna, Jaap se baai is a small little beach cove just east of Castle Rock. A pathway and stairs (100m) take you down to the secluded 'Jaap-se-Baai' where you can suntan, swim and catch fresh mussels. There’s also a small interesting cave. Jaap se Baai is a very popular local fishing spot. Edible Fish: Kabeljou, Steenbras, Mussel Cracker, Blacktail, Galjoen and Cape Stumpnose. Bait: Pilchard, white mussel, prawn, red bait, choka Photo: Brenton Bea...

Perdekop Nature Walk    The Perdekop Nature Walk is one of two circular trails that traverse the Harkerville Forest in the Garden Route National Park in Plettenberg Bay.    The Perdekop Nature Walk is a self-guided circular walk that starts at the Harkerville forest station, following a leisurely route through indigenous forests, and ending at Perdekop – renowned for its hard pear trees.    There is an opportunity to take a break, or swim in the pool below the Perdekop River waterfall…

Perdekop Nature Walk The Perdekop Nature Walk is one of two circular trails that traverse the Harkerville Forest in the Garden Route National Park in Plettenberg Bay. The Perdekop Nature Walk is a self-guided circular walk that starts at the Harkerville forest station, following a leisurely route through indigenous forests, and ending at Perdekop – renowned for its hard pear trees. There is an opportunity to take a break, or swim in the pool below the Perdekop River waterfall…

Brackenhill Falls lie in the upper reaches of the Noetzie River and is about 7 km to the East of Knysna just before Noetzie in the Kruisfontein Forest. This is where the Noetzie River plunges over a sheer cliff into a narrow gorge with flourishing plants growing in the spray on the steep sides.    The falls and nearby Brackenhill are named after the bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum), a rambling fern which forms dense communities in clearings and is especially abundant after fires…

Brackenhill Falls lie in the upper reaches of the Noetzie River and is about 7 km to the East of Knysna just before Noetzie in the Kruisfontein Forest. This is where the Noetzie River plunges over a sheer cliff into a narrow gorge with flourishing plants growing in the spray on the steep sides. The falls and nearby Brackenhill are named after the bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum), a rambling fern which forms dense communities in clearings and is especially abundant after fires…

Situated just 20km's outside George on the N12 on route to Oudsthoorn you will find the beautiful Waboomskraal Valley. Surrounded by the Outeniqua mountains Waboomskraal is home to 75% of South African and Africa’s Hops farms. There are only 9 private Hops Farmers in the whole of Africa, 7 of which are situated in Waboomskraal.    There are two trail options available    Doring Wilderness Trail    Doring Wilderness Trail is for the more serious and adventurous hiker. This 50 km, 3 day hi...

Situated just 20km's outside George on the N12 on route to Oudsthoorn you will find the beautiful Waboomskraal Valley. Surrounded by the Outeniqua mountains Waboomskraal is home to 75% of South African and Africa’s Hops farms. There are only 9 private Hops Farmers in the whole of Africa, 7 of which are situated in Waboomskraal. There are two trail options available Doring Wilderness Trail Doring Wilderness Trail is for the more serious and adventurous hiker. This 50 km, 3 day hi...

Where the booming breakers of the Indian Ocean relentlessly pound rocky shores, where temperate high forest and fynbos roll down to the sea in an unspoilt verdant carpet, where ancient rivers carve their paths to the ocean down rocky ravines.    This, "the place of many waters", is the Tsitsikamma Section of Garden Route National Park. The coastal reserve stretches some 5 km out to sea, protecting a wonderland of inter-tidal, reef and deepsea life. Dolphins frolic in the breakers a...

Die spektakuläre Küste des Tsitsikamma National Parks in Südafrika

The scenic Midbrak area is situated between two rivers – the Little Brak River and the Great Brak River. The sea life that can be found on and under the rocks make this stretch of coast unique, and young and old can spend hours watching and discovering this special world.

Midbrak Magic in the Garden Route

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