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Groenkloof Nature Reserve

#14 of 116 things to do in Pretoria Features Animals
Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 440 8316
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Hiking trail

Such an awesome experience during the hiking....watching animals while we at it. While the plan was... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2016
Pretoria, South Africa
Nice Drive

A nice and enjoyable drive, great city views. Wildlife rarely strolls along the road. Saw a... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Such an awesome experience during the hiking....watching animals while we at it. While the plan was for 10km hiking trail, we ended up doing 15km without even realising it. Fitness and Fun!!

Thank Phathiswa
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A nice and enjoyable drive, great city views. Wildlife rarely strolls along the road. Saw a wildebeest.

Thank 646fundam
Reviewed 17 April 2016

My husband and son were mugged on one of the trails in Groenkloof. It saddens me that we can't enjoy this beautiful reserve and it angers me that the people at the entrance said it was very safe when my husband asked about safety (before...More

3  Thank Tania H
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We live only 3 minutes drive from here and frequently visit the reserve. It's always lovely to see the animals up close in this peaceful environment

1  Thank StephanieJakkalsie
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Some nice hikes with quiet areas and good views of the city. We didn't see much wildlife but still enjoyed it. Parking was plentiful and there weren't too many people

Thank EricL97332
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We went for a walk with FIVE kids all between the ages of 3 and 7. At first when we started walking i thought the kids would never make it, but they did it! we were proud, something about the freedom of the bush I...More

Thank sirensash
Reviewed 15 March 2016

For those who love being in the bush that's not too far to travel to ride your bike then this is the perfect place. A place where you in amongst the game, just make sure you have enough liquid because it can get warm.

Thank Eddie2392
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Always a great place for a leisurely hike as there are various well marked trails. One of my favorite hangouts as its within easy access from the city. Spotting game is a must and very rewarding. Awesome photo opportunities too. Zebra, giraffe, buck, ostrich... and...More

Thank Nishi_NJ
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

I have done 4x4 trail a few years ago and again now. The route has been damaged a lot by amount of traffic. The route needs some work. 4 years ago I did it in a 4x2 now in a 4x4 I skipped various areas...More

Thank Leonpotgieter
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Omg. The hiking trails is amazing. My dad and myself do the 10,5km (yellow) trail ons a month. The first 2km and the last 2,5km is pretty tough. But it is beautiful and great. Unfortunately there is about 5-6km that is quite flat but it...More

Thank Lenique L
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Response from RogerP | Reviewed this property |
Attention! Two days after our visit, walkers were held up at gunpoint on this trail. The same source, the Afrikaans newspaper Beeld (5 May 2015 issue), reported that a second attack occurred at the end of March. Disturbing... More