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Loskop Dam Nature Reserve

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great outdoor, easily accesible. conference facility

great place to be in a natural setting. climate is warm to hot year through. excellent road from... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2019
Middelburg, South Africa
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Right next to Loskopdam. Only 2 hours away from Gauteng. One cannot believe the change in scenery... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Middelburg, South Africa
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Reviewed May 9, 2019

If you have a boat, this is a lovely place to visit. Pack a picnic basket, get on your boat and explore the dam while you sip on your cola. If you do this you will certainly be rewarded with wildlife coming to drink water....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

great place to be in a natural setting. climate is warm to hot year through. excellent road from Middelburg. lots of facilities for children as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 570obedm
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Easy to miss this reserve. Look for the signboards at the Damwal centre. Once found it is a gem of place. A pleasant and relaxing drive takes you to bird hides and eventually a well kept picnic area with clean ablutions. Plenty of game to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Right next to Loskopdam. Only 2 hours away from Gauteng. One cannot believe the change in scenery over such a short distance. From highveld with mealie fields, coal mines to the bushveld in a matter of less than 50km. The nature reserve do offer a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank kobus657
Reviewed August 7, 2018

If you are very tired, you love nature, you have your boat this is the place for you. the rooms are quite nice self catering place. the shops are not very far, there is a restaurant inside Loskop dap. you can go for Sunday buffet...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank E2049BHdebbiem
Reviewed March 17, 2018

The chalets are nice and comfortable and clean. Well maintained. The walk about the camp area is relaxing. The nature reserve has much to offer, including a boat ride to the crocodiles.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Klaus G
Reviewed January 8, 2018

What an amazing trip, do take the time to travel through the whole reserve especially the views from the top of the mountain in the reserve are breath taking. We saw quite a few different bucks and insects, the pheasants at the picnic spot are...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Christine S
Reviewed October 25, 2017

We spent the morning in the nature reserve and traveled all the roads and saw many animals, the bird list is also very good managed to see the Narina Trogon. The Ablution at the picnic spot could do with a up grade and repair. None...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank JAKTracks
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Staying at Forever Resort Loskop, the nature reserve is only a 15 min drive away. No signboards from the N11 but our GPS got us there in the end. Admission fee totaled R120 for 2 persons and one car. All roads in the reserve (main...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 476francois
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