Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Whether you're into birding, boating, or botany, the Ohrigstad Dam and surrounding hillsides will provide a pleasant and enjoyable weekend for everyone.

The ravines and kloofs in the reserve provide sanctuary to a number of interesting birdlife, as well as an assortment of orchids and aloe, indigenous to the region. Kudu and Burchell's zebra have been reintroduced to the the reserve, to compliment a number of other antelope such as klipspringer, eland, and duiker.

The dam is well stocked with barbel, carp, tilipia and yellow fish, which and also attracts a number of aquatic birds, such as the purple-crested lourie.

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES AT OHRIGSTAD DAM NATURE RESERVE:
- bird watching
- game viewing
- fishing
- boating
- picnic / braai


SUMMARY OF WILDLIFE & FLORA:
Plants: orchids, aloes, resurrection plant
Birdlife: purple-crested lourie
Mammals: Burchell's zebra, various antelope
Fish: barbel, carp, tilipia, yellow fish

DIRECTIONS TO OHRIGSTAD DAM NATURE RESERVE:
- 40 km northeast of Lydenburg
- open 6:00 to 18:00

Accommodation Near Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Sleeps: 6
From R 660,00
Per unit, per night.

Linga Longa Country Guesthouse

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Graskop

20.3km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Linga Longa offers either a bed and breakfast option, or a self catering option. The house has two double bedrooms, one bedroom with two single bunk beds, ONE and a half bathrooms, a lounge with a fire hearth and fully equipped kitchen. Relax on a...

From R 235,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Summit Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Graskop

20.6km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

We guarantee that our level of service and facilities are equal to that of a standard South African Three Star establishment. We offer 13 en-suite garden rondavels, 2 wooden cabins, and 2 large family units plus a pub, restaurant & back packers.

Sleeps: 106 in 43 units/rooms
From R 345,00
Per unit, per night.

Mogodi Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Graskop

20.9km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Superbly situated just fifty metres from the Graskop Gorge Falls with a magnificent view over the Mpumalanga Lowveld. An ideal location for guests to enjoy the abundant natural beauty.

Sleeps: 31 in 10 units/rooms
From R 425,00
Per person, per night sharing.

The Sabie Town House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Sabie, Kruger Park Area

20.9km South East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

The Sabie Townhouse is within walking distance of Sabie village with its selection of shops and a very good choice of restaurants. Sabie is a small, relaxed and friendly town set among the pine covered Drakensberg mountains of Mpumalanga.

Sleeps: 49 in 15 units/rooms
From R 680,00
Per unit, per night.

Log Cabin & Settlers Village

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Graskop

21.1km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

All chalets have daily servicing; outdoor verandah and barbeque area, fridge, stove, microwave, TV, cutlery and crockery, heating and parking we also have general office facilities and a laundry service.

Sleeps: 22 in 8 units/rooms
From R 550,00
Per unit, per night.

Blyde Chalets

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Graskop

21.2km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Located in central Graskop, Blyde Chalets offers one an ideal location from which to explore the tranquil town of Graskop, as well as a base station from which to explore the scenic wonders of the region.

Flycatcher Castle

Hotel / Boutique Hotel Accommodation in Graskop

21.5km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Currently there are five suites which are all individually decorated in styles of end of the 19th century composer's such as Strauss in frivolous pink, Gounod in striking Art Deco and Mozart in red velvet and gilded wallpaper.

Sleeps: 15 in 4 units/rooms
From R 700,00
Per unit, per night.

Sabie Self Catering Apartments

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Sabie, Kruger Park Area

21.6km South East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Welcome to Sabie Self Catering Apartments. Situated in the edge of the Sabie Valley, Sabie, Mpumalanga. The Apartments are situated with-in easy walking distance of excellent restaurants and shops.

Sleeps: 16 in 5 units/rooms
From R 550,00
Per unit, per night.

Forest View Guest House

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Sabie, Kruger Park Area

21.6km South East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

Forest View Guest House is the perfect choice for travellers exploring the Kruger National Park and Lowveld Panoramic Route, including attractions such as the Blyde River Canyon, God's Window, Pilgrim's Rest and numerous Waterfalls.

Lisbon Hideaway

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Graskop

22.1km North East of Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve

We have 3 luxury 6-sleeper chalets consisting of two spacious bedrooms each. The chalets are complete with a bathroom, fully equipped kitchen and a lounge with a double bunker bed. In addition, we have a 2-sleeper miner's cottage