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Groenkloof Nature Reserve

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Great hike in Pretoria

Of all the hiking trails in and around Gauteng the trail itself is one of my favorites so far. The... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2019
Pretoria, South Africa
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Great nature reserve

Had a meet up with friends for Jozi walks, culture and fun group, a bunch of us did 5km walk or... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Christina de Wit Avenue, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is small, quiet but lots of shops nearby, not many variety of animals but plenty of inquisitive bucks, all seem small, I'm not a buck expert! If travelling call in and go get a coffee or meal at the nearby and relax and watch...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

Of all the hiking trails in and around Gauteng the trail itself is one of my favorites so far. The one big drawback is ofcourse that it is close to two big highways and the almost constant traffic noise can ruin your walk a bit....More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank AJ7706
Reviewed April 23, 2019

Within the heart of Pretoria you will find this lovely Nature Reserve, not even 5km from the City Centre. At the facility you can just walk through the trails, do mountain biking and also do a 4x4 route. If you do not feel like the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank RaymondDodd1
Reviewed April 21, 2019

Had a meet up with friends for Jozi walks, culture and fun group, a bunch of us did 5km walk or hike, we got to see 6 giraffes and an ostrich ,a bit tough in some spots to pass and single track but really beautiful...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Flitz8
Reviewed March 25, 2019

that was the easiest 10km hike i ever did, to me its more of taking a walk than hiking..My advice start early as the hot weather was unbearable. was disappointed there was no swimming pool to cool off after that hotness. people i a bit...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank phindilem109
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Lovely nature reserve with a lot of trees and herbs, variety of bird species and a lots of wildlife. Great and safe place for day walks, bike rides and jog on the trails. Beautiful scenery and decently laid out trails. We did the white and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Alena O
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Amazing 10,5km hike. Woke up early started the trail at 5:30 and loved every bit of it. A lot of hiking trails start at 7am and that is what makes Groenkloof hiking trail amazing. Great experience seeing the giraffe,the zebra and many more animals in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mwcleopatra
Reviewed November 30, 2018

This nature reserve is just outside of Pretoria city center. At first, I was a bit leary because I heard of muggings and other riff-raff on the hiking trails. However, when I arrived with my husband and friends, it was truly lovely. We took the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank bseo-pero
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The trip started on a rather rough note with me having to queue for a good 40 minutes in order to gain entry at the gate. There was only one cashier!!!! Once done with the bureaucracy, I finally entered the reserve that I had ignored...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Manyame
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Great place for picnics,Hikes,bicycle trails,braai with family and friends,You can also host events at this place.Entrance fee require,Horse rides and Overnight stay in an old family style lapa.Bring your meat,driks ,picnic baskests and enjoy the day at these beautiful ,peaceful spot.

Date of experience: October 2018
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December 5, 2018|
Response from bseo-pero | Reviewed this property |
Do you need a name of a trusted driver? Once there, it will be all walking. There are trails for bikes, but you need to bring your own (none for rent). If you need a driver's name, just contact me again.
September 19, 2018|
Response from Sarina2016 | Reviewed this property |
Bookings and contact numbers Bookings can be made for overnight facilities and if a guide is rwquired for hiking –two weeks in advance Tel 012 358 1757/1720 Fax 086 2102955 Email... More