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Groenkloof Nature Reserve

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Address: , Pretoria, South Africa
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This is a break away from the city, although you are still in it..you pay an entrance fee, Seniors get a discount price.. You park your car and walk through the reserve..you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Great for cycling, jogging, hiking or just relaxing and picnics. The animals walk around free (inside the park) so you cycle between them

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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Actually a very nice place, but, yet another woman and her daughter got attacked there this morning on one of the trails. Unbelievable that after all the problems that there was there are still no security in sight. There were 100 's of people there today and yet that didn't stop the attack. Thanks Tshwane municipality.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is a break away from the city, although you are still in it..you pay an entrance fee, Seniors get a discount price.. You park your car and walk through the reserve..you can climb the mountains and take your own time..you will see many animals and make sure you have drinking water., and your camera..you can make a fire and... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Had a 6-year old birthday here. Wide open spaces for the kids to run around, kick a ball & ride their bikes without disturbing anyone else. Big trees provide shade. Braai (BBQ) amenities available. So we made fresh hotdogs outdoors. Tractor ride available, but the 40 minute ride turned out to be 2 hours. All the kids went, so we... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Gorenkloof Nature Reserve is a wonderful trip to make when in Pretoria for the, wether it be as a tourist or as a local, it's always nice. The Reserve is great for mountain biking and there are many trails to enjoy. There is also place to eat or you can have a picnic. It ounce happened that I went for... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

What a lovely way to spend some quiet time in nature. The hikes are well marked and there is plenty to see and enjoy.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My first viewe was a couple of zebras strolling by the fence close to the road. Not something you see everyday - except of course here!

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a great place to escape the rush of the city while you are still in it. The animals are beautiful and you are free to walk or ride a bike. You can rent bikes at the place and do 4x4

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I frequently go on Weekends for 5 or 10km hikes. Have had amazing animal sightings. Seen a family of five giraffe with just born baby still wobbly on its feet with cord still fresh, only to see 2 adolescent giraffe about an hour later. It's great that they have separated the mountain biking trails and the hikers trails - while... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We went there a few times to ride horses, and it was great. When you live in the city you sometimes forget what fun activities there are to do and this was the best news I heard when they said I can go horseback riding at Groenkloof. Beautiful, feels like you escaped for a few hours away from the city... More 

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