Base Camp Trails:
Situated in the pristine Kingdom Private Game Reserve, 30km from Witbank/Emahlaleni and only 2 hours drive from JHB/PTA. The farm covers 15,000 ha.
Stunning - a must for all keen hikers. It is also recommended for trail runners!
BASE CAMP: This camp can only be reached with bakkies, high ground clearance vehicles, 2x4/4x4s. This beautiful private camp is situated on the banks of
the Wilge river. It can accommodate 28 hikers in separate huts and 2 chalets. There is a big communal thatched lapa with basic kitchen facilities. 2x ablution
blocks with showers, hand basins and flush toilets. Stunning views and a bird watchers paradise!
Two excellent day circular trails: From and back to Kingdom Camp. Snaaksekrans loop is 12km and the Paradors loop is 8 km. Breathtaking panoramic views on
the confluence of the Wilge and Olifants river. Adventurous river crossings, rock pools to swim in and waterfalls in summer/rainy season. Pristine wilderness.
Game viewing. Mountainous trails in a gorge, kloofs with indigenous forest. Excellent moderate to difficult well planned and clearly marked trails.
No day visitors allowed
Overnight and Backpacking:
Situated on a 15,000 ha privately owned nature reserve, one of the largest in Mpumalanga and South Africa. This pristine nature area is about 120 km
north-east of Pretoria and Johannesburg. Hidden within a natural amphitheatre of the Olifants River Gorge, it encompasses the confluence of the Olifants and
Wilge rivers in the escarpment break above Loskop Dam. It is an area of outstanding natural and scenic beauty that includes Highveld grasslands, red granite
cliffs with seasonal springs, bushveld woodlands and dense riverine vegetation.
Kingdom Camp: Accommodates 28 max hikers in separate huts and 2 chalets and is situated next to Wilge river. There is a huge braai lapa and ablutions blocks
with all basic facilities. Kingdom is your Base camp for the first night. Kingdom camp can only be reached with bakkies, SUV's with high ground clearance and
2x4 / 4x4 vehicles. You need to enter the farm from Witbank/Emahlaleni/Verena road on the R455. Ideal option for an adventurous hiker.
KINGDOM: (Boekenhout, Papierbas, Bosvark) R200 pppn U/12 R150 pn
KINGDOM: (Slangarend, Visarend) R220 pppn U/12 R170 pn
SLAGTHOEK: R200 pppn U/12 R150 pn
KLIPKAMP: R200 pppn U/12 R150 pn
GROOTDRAAI: R180 pppn U/12 R120 pn
DAY VISITORS - R120 pp
NB: ONE night bookings - Rate + Day Fee (eg R200 + R120 = R320)
Trail options from Kingdom Camp:
1. Kingdom to Grootdraai Camp (12/10 km or 11/7 km)
2. Kingdom to Slagthoek Camp (11km or A: 17km / B: 11km)
3. Kingdom to Klip Camp (10km) and back.