Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve

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Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve

Ten kilometres south of Nieuwoudville, the rugged series of deep ravines incised by the Oorlogskloof River offers spectacular scenery with hiking trails  traversing gorges, rivers, caves and plateaus. The Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve lies in the transition zone between the fynbos and Karoo biomes.

There are two 4 to 5 day hikes as well as two single day hikes. This area home to several rare bird species, including Verreaux’s eagles, booted eagles, black storks and gymnogene.

Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve
Telephone +27 (0)27 218 1010
Fax +27 (0)27 218 1159
E-mail: wpretorius@sp.ncape.gov.za