HIKING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL NOTES
Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail Van Reenen Cornel or Yolande Campher 083 634 8880 Between Ladysmith & Harrismith
Cathedral Peak Drakensberg Reception 036 – 488 1880 More information on hikes can be obtained from the Info Office at the Resort
Discovery Trails Spioenkop Nature Reserve Reception 036 – 488 1578 Two or four hour walks viewing antelope, giraffe, buffalo, rhino, zebra and wildebeest
Isandlwana Trail Rorkes Drift/Isandlwana Dundee Publicity 034 – 212 2121 Guided trail following the route of survivors of the Battle of Isandlwana to Rorkes Drift
Mpati Mountain Trail Dundee area Dundee Tourism 034 – 212 2121 Starts at the caravan park. View of Biggarsberg Mountains and Talana Hill
Mt. Moriah Nature Trails Weenen 033 – 496 1660 Includes valley, bushlands, savannah and indigenous forests
Oribi Trail Dundee area Balbrogie Guest Farm 034 – 651 1352 Begins at Balbrogie Guest Farm to Biggarsberg
Royal Natal National Park Northern Drakensberg Reception 036 – 438 6310 Contour map & brochure describing various hikes on sale at Visitor Centre
Talana Trail Dundee area 034 – 212 2654 A self -guided trail of the Battle of Talana
Weenen Game Reserve Trails Weenen Reception 036 – 354 1809 Three self-guided trails. 2 – 3 kms

 

FISHING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL NOTES
Bass Waters Guest Farm Elandslaagte Karen 036 – 421 1860 Bass, Tilapia and Barbel fishing
Bell Park Dam Winterton Mr Loots 036 – 468 1322 Bass fishing
Cavern Berg Resort Bergville Reception 036 – 438 6270 Trout fishing
Chelmsford Nature Reserve Newcastle Area Reception 034 – 351 1753
Giants Castle Estcourt Area Reception 036 –353 3718 Trout fishing
Injisuthi North of Giants Castle Reception 036 – 431 7849 Trout fishing
Mawelawela Guest Farm Elandslaagte Herta Mitchell-Innes 036 – 421 1860 Bass and Trout fishing
Royal Natal National Park Drakensberg Reception 036 – 438 6310 Trout fishing
Spioenkop Nature Reserve Ladysmith Area Reception 036 – 488 1578 Barbel, carp, scalies, bluegill & tilapia
Spionkop Lodge Near Spioenkop Ray Heron 036 – 488 1404 Bass fishing
The Aloes Game Farm Colenso Lynda Horner 036 – 422 2834 Bass fishing
Thekwane’s Nest Ladysmith Colin Hume 036 – 631 9057/083 787 9057 Bass & Barbel fishing
Tugela Game Ranch Colenso Berris Bosse 036 – 422 2592/082 805 9271 Bass fishing
Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge Colenso Michele or Werner 082 801 6677/036 – 352 9801
Wag ‘n Bietjie Trout Estate Van Reenen’s Pass Jaco Campher 058 – 671 0042/082 775 7544 Trout fishing
Wagendrift Nature Reserve Estcourt Area Reception 036 – 352 5520 Scaly, bluegill, bass, carp, eel & occasionally trout

HORSE RIDING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Cavern Berg Resort Winterton Reservations 036 – 438 6270
Cayley Lodge Winterton Reservations 036 – 468 1222
Dragons Peak Winterton Reception 036 – 468 1031
Rolling M Ranch Winterton Lorna Harris 036 – 488 1751/ 082 773 9914
Royal Natal National Park – Rugged Glen Drankensberg Reception 036 – 438 6422
Sengani & Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge Horse Safaris Colenso area Michele or Daryn 036 – 352 9801/082 801 6677
Spioenkop Dam Spioenkop Reception 036 – 488 1578
Spionkop Lodge Spioenkop area Ray Heron 036 – 488 1404
Tao Equestrian Centre Ladysmith Lizette 083 635 0494
Thekwane’s Nest Ladysmith Colin Hume 036 – 631 9057/ 083 787 9057
Tiny Trots Riding School Ladysmith Reception 637 2566/082 518 7262
VDH Classic Safaris Berg Area Nicky 031 – 767 4166
Wyford Farm Van Reenen Sheila Russell 058 – 671 0025/ 082 493 4641

 

HUNTING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail Van Reenen Martie Campher 036 – 635 4010/ 083 628 5451
Kaisha Game Ranch Thukela Biosphere Reception 031 – 305 4155/036 – 352 123
Kusa Kusa Game Lodge Thukela Biosphere Reception 031 – 354 7002
Mawelawela Guest Farm Elandslaagte Herta Mitchell-Innes 036 – 421 1860/ 083 259 6394
Tugela Game Ranch Colenso Area Hugo or Berris Bosse 036 – 422 2592/082 805 9271

 

BIRD WATCHING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail Van Reenen Cornel or Yolande Campher 083 634 8880
Cromley Bank Bush Camp Colenso Ian Milne 036 – 422 2349
Giants Castle Estcourt Area Reception 036 – 353 3718
Kaisha Game Ranch Thukela Biosphere Reception 031 – 305 4155/036 – 352 1123
Malandeni Bird Sanctuary Ladysmith Ken Gordon 082 478 1925
Mawelawela Guest Farm Elandslaagte Herta Mitchell-Innes 036 – 421 1860
Spionkop Lodge Spioenkop area Ray Heron 036 – 488 1404
Tugela Game Ranch Colenso Berris Bosse 036 – 422 2592/ 082 805 9271
Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge Colenso Michele or Werner 082 801 6677/036 – 352 9801
Wag ‘n Bietjie Trout Estate Van Reenen Jaco Campher 058 – 671 0042/ 082 775 7544
Wagendrift Nature Reserve Estcourt Area Reception 036 – 352 5520
Wyford Farm Van Reenen Sheila Russell 058 – 671 0025

 

RIVER RAFTING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Four Rivers Rafting Central Berg Jackie 083 785 1693/036 – 468 1693
Zingela Safari and River Company Weenen Mark or Linda Calverly 036 – 354 7005

 

4 x 4 TRAILS

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail Van Reenen Cornel or Yolande Campher 083 634 8880
Stoneyridge 4 x 4 Trails Weenen Reception 036 – 354 7012

 

GAME VIEWING & DRIVES

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail Van Reenen Cornel or Yolande Campher 083 634 8880
Chelmsford Nature Reserve Near Newcastle Reception 034 – 351 1753
Cromley Bank Bush Camp Colenso Ian Milne 036 – 422 2349
Didima Camp Cathedral Peak – Drakensberg Reception 036 – 488 1332
Giant’s Castle Estcourt Area Reception 036 – 353 3718
Kaisha Game Ranch Thukela Biosphere Reception 031 – 305 4155/036 – 352 1123
Kusa Kusa Game Lodge Thukela Biosphere Reception 036 – 354 7002
Mawelawela Guest Farm Elandslaagte Herta Mitchell-Innes 036 – 421 1860
Spioenkop Nature Reserve Spioenkop Reception 036 – 488 1578
Spionkop Lodge Spioenkop area Ray Heron 036 – 488 1404
Thukela Biosphere Weenen Reception 036 – 354 1938
Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge Colenso Michele 082 801 6677
Wagendrift Nature Reserve Estcourt Area Reception 036 – 352 5520
Weenen Game Reserve Weenen Reception 036 – 354 1809

 

CANOEING & TUBING

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Chelmsford Nature Reserve Near Newcastle Reception 034 – 351 1753
Cromley Bank Bush Camp Colenso Ian Milne 036 – 422 2349
Spioenkop Nature Reserve Spioenkop Reception 036 – 488 1578
Spionkop Lodge Spioenkop area Ray Heron 036 – 488 1404
Ukuthula Bush Camp Between Ladysmith & Winterton Lorna 082 773 9914
Wagendrift Nature Reserve Near Estcourt Reception 036 – 352 5520

 

SUNSET CRUISES

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Cayley Lodge Winterton Reception 036 – 468 1222
Spionkop Lodge Near Spioenkop Ray Heron 036 – 488 1404

 

 

GUIDED TOURS

NAME AREA CONTACT TEL
Battlefields/Historical Tours Various Information Office 036-6372992
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Beat Ladysmith Sandile 082 714 0878