SLANGHOEK WEATHER

Activities available at Slanghoek

Horse riding

Most Saturday mornings weather permitting we have horse rides for the kids. Horse camp opposite the campsites, from 09:00 to 11:00, R10 per child.

Putt putt

We have the most beautiful 18 hole putt-putt course on a fynbos hill. Spectacular views are to be enjoyed. Pay at the shop for your putters. R10 per person to play.

Walk to lookout point

This lookout point is on one of the higher hills. Almost the entire Slanghoek valley can be viewed from the top. The walk takes about 1 hour circular route. Starts at Putt-putt course. Remember to take your binoculars and camera.

Fishing in small dam

This dam is near the campsites. The Slanghoek stream fills it with water. Level could become low in the hot summer months. Bluegill fishing for the family can be enjoyed here.

Fishing in large dam

Fly fishing only. Catch and release. Recently stocked with bass. A vehicle with high clearance is needed to get to the dam. Please ask on arrival for directions. For guests of Platbos Log Cabins only.

Swimming

There are two swimming pools near the chalets and tents and two swimming pools at the campsites.

Wine cellars to visit in the Slanghoek valley

  • Slanghoek Winery: www.slanghoek.co.za
  • Opstal Estate: www.opstal.co.za
  • Jason’s Hill Private Cellar: www.jasonshill.com

 

For restaurants, cellars and activities in the area, please visit www.Breedekloof.com. Places to visit in the area may include Karoo national botanical garden, KWV brandy cellars, or Worcester open air museum. A golf course and casino is about 20 minutes drive form the resort.