Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Crystal Dam which provides boating and angling opportunities. Birding is also a popular attraction. Among the more interesting of the 200+ recorded species is the striped flufftail found in the wetlands and the bearded vultures that live on the mountain.

The Griquas under the leadership of Adam Kok, first settled the region in 1863. A national monument has been erected in their honour along side their laager site and cemetery.

Hikers are welcome to explore the park, including the challenging 2200m Mount Currie.

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES AT MOUNT CURRIE NATURE RESERVE:
- boating
- fishing
- hiking

SUMMARY OF WILDLIFE & FLORA:
Birdlife: over 220 recorded bird species


DIRECTIONS TO MOUNT CURRIE NATURE RESERVE:
- 5 km north of Kokstad
- open 06:00 - 18:00


Accommodation Near Mount Currie Nature Reserve:
Kokstad Accommodation

Accommodation Near Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Sleeps: 30 in 15 units/rooms
From R 705,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Mooidraai Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Kokstad

13.1km South East of centre of Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Mooidraai Guesthouse is the ultimate antidote to city life. Graded 3 Stars with Tourism Grading council and AA Highly Recommended Quality Assured Accommodation.

Sleeps: 21 in 3 units/rooms
From R 1 300,00
Per unit, per night.

Lake St Bernard

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Lower Berg Foothills

25.3km North West of centre of Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Lake St Bernard is situated on the St Bernards Peak road off the R617 in the Southern Drakensberg. The 68 hectare lake is on a privately owned farm that is home to many species of buck and wildlife.

Sleeps: 1408 in 22 units/rooms
From R 545,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Ingeli Forest Resort

Hotel / Boutique Hotel Accommodation in Kokstad

27.7km East of centre of Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Nestled below the Ingeli Mountain range and surrounded by breath taking indigenous forests, Ingeli Forest Resort is the perfect place to unwind!

Sleeps: 41 in 6 units/rooms
From R 220,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Cedarberg Guest Farm

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Cedarville

39.1km West of centre of Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Come and enjoy the hospitality, peace and tranquility of the Cedarberg Guest Farm, situated in the foothills of the southern Drakensberg. Enjoy a sundowner as the sun sets behind the rugged Drakensberg skyline.

Sleeps: 8 in 1 unit/room
From R 150,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Krom Drift Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Lower Berg Foothills

43.3km North West of centre of Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Krom Drift Cottage is suitably named for its location is hidden within a majestic forest on Kromdrift Farm. The cottage enjoys a lush flower garden with a busy bird life. The accommodation has been newly refurbished

From R 1 250,00
Per unit, per night.

Teddington Farm

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Lower Berg Foothills

49.5km North West of centre of Mount Currie Nature Reserve

Accommodation is provided in 3 bedrooms with double beds and a recess with a single bed. One of the bedrooms also has an additional 2 single beds. The cottage can sleep up to 9 people. Two full bathrooms, one with a shower are included.