Ongeluksnek Nature Reserve

Description: 

Ongeluksnek forms part of the Maloti-Drakensberg Transfrontier Park (MDTP) and boasts a rich natural heritage and biodiversity.
The reserve, located on the mountain grassland just near the Lesotho border, has verdant, lush summers and snowy winters. The Maloti-Drakensberg Mountains have globally significant plant and animal biodiversity, with unique habitats and high levels of endemism. The Maloti-Drakensberg Mountains are also home to the greatest gallery of rock art in the world with hundreds of sites and many thousands of images, painted by the San people, still in beautiful condition.

Rates: 

Applicable April 2018 to March 2019:
Gateway Lodge (sold per room, 2x3 sleeper rooms, 1x4sleeper room): R318/room/night (off peak)
R688/room/night (peak)
Tweespruit camp site: R138/site/night (peak and off peak)
Rondavel: R159/rondavel/night (peak and off peak)
Conservaion Fees - Applicable to both day and over night visitors, payable in cash on arrival at the reserve:
R11/adult/day
R6/child/day

Activities: 
Hiking (several trails to choose from)
Mountain biking
Horse riding with guides (prior arrangements to be made).
4x4 trails
Bird-watching
Wildlife: 
Bearded and Cape vultures
Grey rhebok
Mountain reedbuck
Chacma baboons
Caracals/rooikat
Black-backed jackal
Aardvark
Directions: 

Directions from Matatiele to Ongeluksnek Nature Reserve:
1. Head north towards Jagger St (1.7km)
2. Turn left onto Jagger St (550m)
3. Turn left onto Main St/R56 (8.6km)
4. Turn right (39.1km)
5. Continue Straight (12.5km)
6. Destination will be on the right
(Please consult your navigation system and the reserve prior to departing for your trip for more accuracy and up to date road conditions as these are only approximations and should only be used as a guideline)

Location: 
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South Africa
Road Conditions: 
High clearance vehicle

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