Mountain Biking in the Rooiberg

Location

Destination: 

Rooiberg

Country: 

South Africa
Trip Participants

Participants: 

Katja Nordwig

 

AchtVanAcht is a private luxury 10 bed (5 tents) self catering bush camp between Bela Bela (Warmbaths) and Thabazimbi on Welgedacht Estate (www.welgedachtestate.co.za) within the 12000ha Elandsberg Reserve in the Waterberg..

Welgedacht Estate is 180km from Pretoria and 230km from Sandton and is malaria free.

See over 300 bird species, 130 tree species, rhino, buffalo, leopard, kudu, waterbuck, impala, giraffe, eland, zebra, wildebeest, red hartebeest, klipspringer, mountain reedbuck, crocodile, and many more on foot or on bicycle or climb the koppies to enjoy the views over the plains.

There is at present 70km of mountain bike single trails on the reserve, and there is a map of these trails at the camp..The camp has a pool without a pool net. Please bring your own swimming towels.Firewood is provided. Please use it sparingly.Please make sure to extinguish your fire with the half drum provided or the water hosepipe before retiring. There is always the danger of runaway fires, especially in dry weather.

The camp is serviced daily, linen and crockery provided, and the kitchen has a gas stove and oven, electrical fridge/freezer, bar fridge and ice machine. The camp has 3 separate showers/toilets/washbasins overlooking the bush. 

No self drives, no quad bikes or other motorized vehicles. No pets. No firearms

Game drives with an experienced guide are available  for ½ day (approx 3-4hrs) in either the morning or afternoon by prior booking (subject to availability). Phone   Willem on 0147341630 or 0829222247( Manager ).or Louis on 0147341960 /or 0731918862 .

The price for the bush camp is R200.00 per person per night, 10 people maximum.

There are 3 places stuill available on this trip

Activities

activity: 

Mountain biking

Date: 

Friday, March 29, 2013 (All day) to Monday, April 1, 2013 (All day)