Things To Do in ConstantiaExplore the Silvermine Nature Reserve
Where? Ou Kaapse Weg, Westlake, Cape Town.
When? Daily from 07h00 to 18h00 during hte summer (October to April) and from 08h00 to 17h00 during the winter (May to September)
How? Call +27 (0)21 701-8692
How much? Falls into price group R1 to R100 per person. Confirm with the provider.
The Silvermine Nature Reserve forms part of the Table Mountain National Park and is an important conservation area for indigenous fynbos vegetation. Entrance to the Reserve is at the top of Ou Kaapse Weg where a small fee is charged.
Parking is available for those who wish to spend a few hours walking, hiking or exploring the many mountain bike trails that the Reserve offers. Individual picnic sites are situated around the Silvermine Reservoir and these can be booked in advance.
Sandstone cave systems can also be found in the Reserve, and there are rock climbing routes on the Muizenberg side.