Forests (8 of 424 Things To Do in Garden Route)

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Storms River Forests / Sight Seeing

The Big Tree

With a name that doesn’t leave much to the imagination, The Big Tree is exactly what it claims to be. This giant Outeniqua Yellowwood (Podocarpus Falcatus) is a magnificent part of creation, being some 1 000 years ... more

WHEN?
September to April from 08h00 to 18h00
May to August from 08h00 to 17h00

Storms Riverms Birding / Forests / Walks & Hiking

The Storms River Suspension Bridge

The suspension bridge that hangs over the red-brown waters of the Storms River Mouth spans 77 metres and remains one of the most popular tourist attractions of the Tsitsikamma region of the Eastern Cape. Situated ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 06h00 to 22h00.

Knysna Forests / Horse Riding

Horse Riding in the Knysna Forest

Daily Horse Rides in Knysna forest at Southern Comfort Western Horse Ranch where well-trained and cared for horses welcome you from the green pastures! Twice daily, visitors go on an unforgettable forest horse ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Plettenberg Bay Forests / Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Harkerville Forest Flora Trail

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 ... more

WHEN?
Open daily.
Distance: 1km, Duration +/- 1 hour.

Knysna Dams & Vleis / Forests

Jubilee Creek

Jubilee Creek sits in the Knysna Forest and is most outstanding picnic spot you could imagine. The fresh green grass in the forest clearings sit on the edge of a stream and create an atmosphere that is hard to ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Knysna Forests / Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

The Elephant Walk

Start: Diepwalle Forest Station, near Knysna Finish: Diepwalle Forest Station Duration: 20 km, roughly 7 hours Fitness: moderate Our tip: you can get your walking permit from the office at Diepwalle Also ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours. Collect your permit at the station office.

Knysna Walks & Hiking / Hiking Trails / Forests

Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail

Start: Goldfield State Forest Krisjanse-Nek picnic site (at the Dalene Matthee memorial), near Knysna Finish: Krisjanse-Nek picnic site Duration: 3 km – 9 km Fitness: moderate Our tip: look out for the Cape ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

George Forests / Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Forest Buzzard Trail

Start: Witfontein forestry station, Witfontein Nature Reserve, north of George Finish: Witfontein Nature Reserve Duration: 2.2 km Fitness: easy, ideal for children Our tip: for those after a more arduous hike, ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Garden Route as a destination

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