It looks like the animals in Kruger National Park are taking advantage of the lush green grass at the Skukuza Golf Course now that the humans are stuck in isolation. Last week (Friday 10 April 2020) Jean Rossouw, the Skukuza Golf Course superintendent posted a video and some pictures on the Kruger National Park official Twitter page of a pack of Wild dogs having fun on the golf course. “Hi, I’m Jean Rossouw, the Skukuza Golf Course superintendent , otherwise known as the ‘green keeper’. The past few weeks have been hard work, doing maintenance work on the infrastructure of
Heavy rain has forced SANParks to close gravel roads and various other parts of the Kruger National Park (KNP), in particular the far northern area, after they have received heavy rainfall since the early hours of Monday morning, 10 February 2020. …/ and Management would like to advise guests driving inside the Park to be on the look-out and avoid using the gravel roads until further notice. The high intensity rain, especially in the North of the Park should start clearing by tomorrow, 12 February /… — Kruger National Park (@SANParksKNP) February 11, 2020 According to a tweet posted by
The Forever Resorts group certainly has its formula right, and one of the most popular resorts in their portfolio is Loskopdam. Situated less than two hour’s drive from Johannesburg against the backdrop of the Waterberg Mountain range on the banks of the Loskop Dam, the resort provides a safe haven and loads of holiday fun for the whole family. The resort has friendly and helpful reception staff who will give holidaymakers a detailed map of the resort to point them in the right direction. There is a large camp and caravan area with over 250 sites with water and electricity.
I’m a bit of an old hippie, quite happy staying in just a small tent, but when the manager of the Hippo Waterfront Lodge said “Here are the keys to YOUR bathroom,” I knew I was in for some real luxury. The Hippo Waterfront Lodge also has a small caravan park situated next to the Crocodile River, about 12 kilometres from Nelspruit in Mpumalanga. I liked the place from the moment that I drove down the long driveway, past a neat row of fever trees, to the reception and the campsite. It’s a subtropical world of lush gardens and neat
Glenshee offers prime Fly fishing in the heart of Mapumalanga, South Africa. Glenshee is situated 6km from Machadodorp on the R36, Carolina Road. The club waters consist of 2 Trout dams and 1 Bass dam that is suitable for kick-boats and float-tubes. 2km of river runs through Glenshee and is in the process of being upgraded to supply superb fishing conditions. The dams are stocked frequently, and the river, presently, is stocked for our “River Bash” competitions. Machado Flyfishing club owns it’s own hatchery and produces Rainbow and Golden Trout. Large-Mouth Bass and Tilapia also occur naturally in the dams.
The Loskopdam, A Forver Resort is situated along the Olifants River, close to the town of Middelburg. The no-better-place-to-see-wildlife resort, is home to ots of birds and wildlife. Leopard, crocodile and hippo are just some of the African giants you’re bound to catch sight of while staying at this idyllic resort. – Hover on an icon for title or view our resort icon key here | Please note: Confirm these facilities with the resort Map & Directions
Whether you like to rough it in the wild or you’re the type who can’t do without basic luxuries, Badplaas is renowned for “having it all”. Hotel rooms, log cabins, chalets, rondavels, guest houses, caravan stands and camping plots- it’s the ultimate one-stop holiday spot. – Hover on an icon for title or view our resort icon key here | Please note: Confirm these facilities with the resort Map & Directions
We are situated on a farm in the Sabie Valley, bordering the Sabie River on the North. Our 14 camp sites are covered with lawn. Each site has a Braai stand with starter wood provided and Municipal drinking water. All the sites have a Caravan electrical power point (blue adaptor). Our ablution blocks have showers, toilets and basins. Toilet paper and hand towels provided. The scullery has a washing machine, tumble drier and fridge. We are approximately 8km from Phabeni Gate entrance to the Kruger Park and the Panorama route is a mere 45km away. Our well manicured indigenous garden
This large farm enjoys unparalleled views and is very beautiful with pristine grasslands, old trees, streams and dams. Select your own spot, under trees or near a dam. Electrical points available. Regularly serviced hot water ablutions and washing up areas are easily accessible. Mobile braais are available for your convenience. Other activities include: Horse riding, hiking, waterfall hike, mountain biking & game viewing. Map & Directions
The resort is situated in the Loskop valley 35 km north of Middelburg (± 2 hours drive from Gauteng) and offers an unforgettable, relaxing experience set on an abundant, ±600 ha birdwatcher’s paradise. Professional, friendly staff will keep you comfortable and safe. Each Caravan and/or Camping site has its own power. Our luxury Log Cabins are built in such a way as to fit comfortably into its bushveld surroundings and ensures total privacy. We also have a bush camp, without power and En-suite Tents available. Visitors can enjoy hiking and walking trails, guided game drives, swimming pools (one heated) and