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Wolwekraal Nature Reserve

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R353 Kruidfontein Road | Prince Albert, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
+27 82 770 0206
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Karoo secrets

Mention Sue Dean to anyone in the country who is interested in plants and nature and they know who... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2017
FrancoiseArmour
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
High animal and plant biodiversity

It was a real privilege to take a walk through the Wolwekraal Nature Reserve together with Sue... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2016
Platteland
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Upington, South Africa
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Sue Milton-Dean guides walkers on a 2 km trail with spectacular Karoo desert scenery and fascinating endemic succulent plants. As you walk across rocks of various ages and origins, you will discover patterns in vegetation, find out how plants and animals (including people) survive and thrive in harsh environments. Archaeological, historic and current impacts on the landscape are revealed.
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Sep 28, 2017
“Karoo secrets”
Oct 10, 2016
“High animal and plant biodiversity”
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R353 Kruidfontein Road | Prince Albert, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
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+27 82 770 0206
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

Mention Sue Dean to anyone in the country who is interested in plants and nature and they know who she is. Impressive and well-deserved. Sue led my botanist clients and I on a wonderful guided walk around her private reserve and we were thrilled. Without...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2016

It was a real privilege to take a walk through the Wolwekraal Nature Reserve together with Sue Milton. Learned a lot from her about the plants and animals in the Prince Albert area.

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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

This walk was fascinating and it made me really see the Karoo and all its beauty through different eyes. Sue's love for all things natural is inspiring and I learned so much from her. I will definitely go again when next in Prince Albert as...More

1  Thank Karen H
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Reviewed April 3, 2015

Dr Dean knows her subject and takes you on an interesting walk. It was informative, but I would say, imho, somewhat dry, humorless, too academic. `if you are staying in Prince Albert for more than 2 days, thid tour should be on your list "to...More

1  Thank roger_eva_d
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Reviewed September 25, 2013

We were a large group from the Plettenberg Bay Bird Club and were taken out on an inspiring informative wander through the reserve with Dr Sue Milton Dean sharing her vast kknowledge of Karoo plants & animals small & large. This is a outing not...More

2  Thank Beryl H
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Reviewed July 1, 2013

If you are looking to really understand both Prince Albert and the Karoo itself, this walk is not to be missed. Get some relaxed exercise in some of the best air you will ever breathe, accompanied by an extremely knowledgeable guide.

1  Thank Robyn M
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Reviewed June 28, 2013

Wonderful to go walking with Sue Dean on the reserve, which encompasses many typical Karoo plants and some endemic to Prince Albert, as well as an old settlement site replete with original artefacts. A fine informative walk to recommend to one's guests, preferably on a...More

2  Thank Sally A
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Reviewed June 25, 2013

Hugely informative, fascinating walk with Sue Dean. Take in the splendour of the Karoo veld as Sue shares her vast knowledge and makes the journey come alive explaining both flora & fauna, great, small & tiny - just takes one's breath away.

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Reviewed June 18, 2013

Thanks to Sue and her wealth of knowledge to show us the finer points of Karoo plant life. We had a wonderful 2 1/2 hours with her. On the surface (if you'll excuse the pun) it was just walking around what seemed a dry, lifeless...More

Thank Ron W
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Reviewed June 11, 2013

the most enlightning informative interesting couple of plant and insect crazy people whose knowlege was inspirational resulting in a need to know more about this beautiful countryside and all that dwell therein and on! what views! and photograph oportunities too. they can be understood as...More

Thank di s
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