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Had a great time in the Knysna Forest, this hike was easily accessible and a easy hike through the... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Randburg, South Africa
6.5km, "easy to moderate", walk through forest

Finding the place - as with many SANParks reserves in the area - is quite something, with few signs... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2017
David M
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Had a great time in the Knysna Forest, this hike was easily accessible and a easy hike through the forest.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SonjavT
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The Terblans Trail is featured on the Rooted in Time Self-drive Tour kicking off at the Grootdraai Picnic site. We set off on the Old Cape Road from Knysna towards Gouna to start our walk. Unfortunately the road is not well marked and we almost...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 9, 2017

Finding the place - as with many SANParks reserves in the area - is quite something, with few signs and more than 10 km on their compacted dirt tracks. Unsurprisingly, not many people seem to go there! We have found that the way they grade...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank David M
Reviewed August 18, 2016

The Terblans Trail features on the Rooted in Time Self-drive Tour. The trailhead is at Grootdraai Picnic site. There is a lawned area, picnic benches with braai facilities, fresh water and ablution facilities. The trail is signposted with black on yellow signs with bushpigs on...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank DavidHFox
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Terblans Walk The 6,5km Terblans Walk (2hours) walk through the indigenous Knysna forest starts and ends at the Grootdraai picnic site, ideal for a picnic before or after the hike. Following the bush pig signs, the path goes down to the river before climbing back...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jandreart
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Nature lovers will revel at this place. Pack a picnic and go for the day. Lovely walks and bird life abundant. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Linda S
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

If you want to get away from the city life and just get back I touch with yourself and nature, this will do it for you. Great walk of around 6.5km or so and not too strenuous. Take your time and enjoy nature! It's well...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Gareth F
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Was lucky enough to do this walk with someone who could call the ellusive Nerina Trogon. I was completely amazed when my companion made a strange sound and explained to me what to expect. And so it happened! A Nerina Trogon flew overhead and sat...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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