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“Hiking and camping just North of Ballito”

Harold Johnson Nature Reserve
Reviewed May 26, 2013

We were looking for a place fairly close to home to go for a good walk / hike.
I found the Harold Johnson Reserve on the KZN Parks site. The facilities are failry simple but clean and tidy.
We did the 5km Bushbuck Trail - and we were pleasantly suprised. The trail rolls up and down the hills above the Tugela River - on our walk we saw Zebra, Impala and lots of pretty butterflies. The trail took us about 90 minutes to complete - we are fairly fit so it may take up to 2 hrs depending on your fitness.
The camping sites are rustic but really look quite nice if this is your thing - particularly the one on top of the hill overlooking the valley and river below.
It was a good choice for a good walk out in the bush so close to home - and you will only see a few other people here which is enjoyable too.

1  Thank Dave W
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