Things To Do in HarkervilleHarkerville Forest Flora Trail
Where? Harkerville Forest, Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route, South Africa
When? Open daily.
Distance: 1km, Duration +/- 1 hour.
How? Call Harkerville Forestry Station on +27 (0)44 532-7770
How much? Falls into price group R1 to R100 per person. Confirm with the provider.
Discover the beauty of the Garden Route and its lush forested countryside on the Harkerville Forest Flora Trail. This is an easy trail of one kilometre that takes only an hour to complete. It is perfect as an energising activity along your road trip through the Western Cape, or as a start to your day of exploring the beaches and shops of Plettenberg Bay.
Due to this trailís being so abundantly laden with gorgeous vegetation, notable tree and plant species are numbered and identified for visitors. Exciting species to look out for include the white pear, Cape beech, yellowwood, and ironwood trees. Upon closer inspection, walkers will discover fascinating fungi and ferns, as well as beautiful mosses and ground cover on the floor of the forest.