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Weekend Breakaways: KZ Natal
Activity Breakaways: Mountain Bike Trails

When you're ready for a change and you're looking for a getaway with a difference, escape to Geluksburg. Here you can stand in awe of the Ntitwa mountain and her unique rock formations, or find your soul in the Lost Valley. This is the place where even Mother Nature comes to unwind. Situated a mere 10 km from Van Renens Pass, in the mid Drakensburg. Between Bergville and Ladysmith. Just 3 hours drive from Johannesburg!

Accommodation: Gina�s offers you a wide variety of self catering options.
Guinea fowl's Nest: (4 bed) A quaint rondawel with a double bed with en-suite bathroom with a bath. Fully equipped kitchen. Covered braai area with a TV.

Porcupine Pen: (6 bed) A log cabin. Double bed in main bedroom, one bunk bed in second bedroom and a 2 sleeper futon couch in the lounge. One bathroom with a shower. Fully equipped kitchenette and braai area. TV.

Hogs Hollow: (4 bed) A two bedroom unit one double and two singles. 2 sleeper futon couch in living room. Fully equipped kitchen and a braai area. TV.

Eagle's Nest: (4 bed) Open plan unit. One double bed and one bunk bed, separate bathroom with a shower Fully equipped kitchenette and a braai area. TV.

Lions Den: (6 bed) Two bedroom unit. Both rooms have double beds and a double bed in the living room. One bathroom with a shower. Fully equipped kitchen. Large deck with a braai area.

All the above mentioned units are fully equipped. Please bring own towels and dish cloths.

Zulu Kraal: (2 bed units)
- Main hut has a double bed and en-suite bathroom with a bath. Semi equipped.
- The other two have two single beds in each. Both units use ablution facilities and communal kitchen. Kitchen is well equipped with basic necessities, microwave, fridge, two plate stove etc. Bring own cutlery and crockery.

Camp sites:
- Several sites available.
- Only 4 sites have power points.
- Clean ablution facilities.
- Semi equipped kitchen and scullery.
- Bring own cutlery, crockery and camping equipment.

- Three scenic/challenging quad, dirt bike or mountain bike trails. 40km, 73km and 114km. Moderate to difficult trails, not suitable for children u/12. Short dirt roads in the area for beginners and children
- A shorter dirt bike / quad trail close to the chalets for children.
- Hiking trails. Fishing. Swimming pool, Darts.
- Trampolien. Donkey rides for children, Kiddies Playground.
- Close to Royal National Park and Cathedral Peak.

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Activity Breakaways: 4 x 4 and Quad Trails
BEZUIDENHOUTS PASS TRAIL: This trail is 73-80km and not suitable for children under the age of 11. This is a full days ride and for more the experienced riders. (7 - 8 hours). Riders will be spoiled with true spectacular Drakensberg views, interesting rock formations, river crossings, gorges, kloofs and stop overs / picnic spots at big dams and wonderful wetland areas.

"MAANHAAR" TRAIL: This trail is 50 km. Not as strenuous, but still with all the diversity and interesting points to make it a pleasant out ride for the whole family. This trail goes up to one of the highest points in the area. The next stop is Verloren Vallei - from this summit riders have a 360 degree view of the mountains and beautiful views. Riders can see the Verloren Vallei where boers hid away during the Anglo Boer War. From here on it's down hill to Ntintwa: This stop is at the tar road between Ntintwa and Geluksburg. On your right is the mountain, Ntintwa (where you can also hike) from here you follow the tar road back to Gina's.

EXCLUSIVE - LOST VALLEY 86 kms Guided tour/day-ride/not to be missed. Minimum 5 riders/braai and swim at Perdegat. Plenty river crossings. Cost of rates include a compulsory full-time guide, fees payable to various farmowners as well as refreshment and food supplied at the Perdegat. Min 5 people.

NEW: NOT FOR THE FAINT HEARTED! Ride the TUNNEL R50 extra. (4x4"s can go to look-out point only, too narrow for vehicles)
A Kids / skattejag / beginners trail of 2-4 km.
A Guided Over night trail can be booked in advance.
OUT RIDES: Quad, two-wheeler, 4x4 out rides and mountain bikes (Bring your own).

Shabalala (15km), Ride through stream up the valley, Free
Nanas (10km), Ride to old home in the hills, Free
Joeys, Picnic route - view old homestead, and relax at the waterfall
Maanhaar (50km), Beautiful view of Van Reenen's Pass and Natal Midlands
Bezuidenhout's Pass (80km), Beautiful view of main Berg and Nondela
Lost Valley, Up the Middle Dale Pass and down into The Lost Valley
R100 fee for bike off trailer. Unguided routes explore on your own, guided routes rates available from office

Guided routes are as follows: (All these are very special)
- Lost Valley via Bezuidenhouts Pass
- New Tshabalala Route
- Maanhaar via Nannas

IMPORTANT: BRING YOUR OWN QUADS, TWO WHEELERS, BIKES ETC. We do not rent out any of the above. We are revamping our out rides and now have an experienced guide (young and vibrant) to make your experience even more pleasurable than before! Rates available on request. / Prices subject to change without notice.

NEW: DIRECT ROUTE TO THE LOST VALLEY! Up the Middledale Pass and down into The Lost Valley via:
Tunnel (minimum 5 people R250 per person, 38 kms)
Traditional route: (Minimum 5 people R220 per person, 30 kms) Also include guide, fees to farmers and refreshments and light meal at Perdegat.

OTHER ACTIVITIES: Donkey riders, swimming pool, Trampoline, Cash Bar, Games room, Fishing in the area, day hikes in the mountains.

Meals and picnic baskets can be arranged. (must be booked in advance). UNFORGETTABLE QUAD AND DIRT BIKE EXPIERENCE!

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