Bushman Trail

Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking in or near Tarkastad, Karoo Heartland in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Things To Do in TarkastadBushman Trail

Hiking Trails Walks & Hiking Karoo Heartland

Where? Commando Drift Nature Reserve, Tarkastad, Karoo Heartland, Eastern Cape

When? Daylight hours.
Distance: 6km Time: +/- 2 hours.

How much? Free

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Tarkastad, in Eastern Cape

The Commando Drift Nature Reserve rest camp in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape is a nice place to go for a walk and bird watching and game viewing.

The Bushman Trail is an easy 6 kilometre walk that will take you approximately 2 hours to complete, so it is a good one for the whole family to go on. Starting at the Reserve you will follow the path along the Kommandodrif dam and then ascend up Palingkloof along a track often used by jeeps.

Mountain biking is also popular in the area. The views are breathtaking and you may be able to spot a variety of animals and reptiles as well as numerous waders and water birds.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Tarkastad

Redcliffe Country House

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Redcliffe Country House

Redcliffe is a large farmhouse situated on a 3000 ha sheep and cattle farm and is tucked away in a beautiful unspoiled ... more

Braeside Country Cottage

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Braeside Country Cottage

Braeside Country Cottage is situated on the banks of the Tarkastad River and is surrounded by Lucerne lands. The working ... more

Blanco Guest Farm and Holiday Resort

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Blanco Guest Farm and Holiday Resort

Blanco Guest Farm and Holiday Resort has been running for over 100 years. Tucked away at the foot of the Winterberg ... more

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