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Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Kgaswane Mountain Reserve, Rustenburg

Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

The Kgaswane Mountain Reserve is situated along the northern slopes of the Magaliesberg, just west of Rustenburg. The rocky mountain slopes are littered with curious giant quartzite boulders. A large valley that lies between two mountain ridges is the central focal point of the reserve.

The park boasts a large variety of wildlife, which can be best viewed by way of several excellent hiking trails. There are two overnight trails and two much shorter trails to choose from. (See below) . The reserve has been very successful in breeding sable.

Birders will enjoy viewing some of the reserve's 250 recorded species. Of special note is the breeding colony Cape vulture.

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES AT KGASWANE MOUNTAIN RESERVE:
- Summit Route Hiking Trail: 25,3 km (2 days)
- Baviaanskrans Route Hiking Trail: 19,5 km (2 days)
- Peglarae Interpretative Trail 5,5 km
- Vlei ramble: 2 km
- visitor centre

SUMMARY OF WILDLIFE & FLORA:
Herbivores: klipspringer, grey duiker, bushbuck, kudu, oribi, mountain reedbuck, impala, red hartebeest, zebra, springbok, steenbok, sable
Carnivores: caracal, aardwolf, jackal and leopard
Birdlife: 320 bird species recorded

DIRECTIONS TO KGASWANE MOUNTAIN RESERVE:
near Rustenburg off the Boekenhout Road

HOURS:
05:30 - 19:00 Summer
06:00 - 18:30 Winter

Nearby Listings

Safari Lodge Hotel & Convention Centre

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Rustenburg

6.5km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Safari Lodge Hotel & Convention Centre offers hotel accommodation in Rustenburg. Nestled at the foothills of the Rustenburg Kloof and Magaliesberg Mountains one can find The Safari Lodge Hotel is easily accessible from all the major metropolitan areas of

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Sleeps: 6 in 2 units/rooms

TshiBerry B&B

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Rustenburg

7.9km North of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

TshiBerry Boutique Bed and Breakfast is located in Phokeng to the north of Rustenburg in the North West province. Enjoy the flowing medley of traditional village charm and cultural hospitality as your travels lead you, and your hearts desires are fulfille

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Rustenburg Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Rustenburg

9.1km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Rustenburg Guest House offers bed and breakfast accommodation in Rustenburg in the North West province. We have 20 meticulously clean, neat and spacious en suite rooms, which can accommodate 42 persons in total. Located in Safari Gardens, a serene and tr

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Sleeps: 61 in 25 units/rooms
From R 350,00
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Grand Central Guesthouse Rustenburg

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Rustenburg

9.8km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

In the shadow of the impressive Magaliesberg Mountain Range lies the beautiful and vibrant city of Rustenburg. GRAND CENTRAL GUESTHOUSE, RUSTENBURG is a new guesthouse with a homely, laid-back atmosphere and offers affordable, yet stylish extra-ordinaire

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Pine Inn Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Rustenburg

14.9km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Pine Inn Lodge is situated 2.8km from Rustenburg CBD and Waterfall Shopping Mall on the Johannesburg road.

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Sleeps: 12 in 3 units/rooms
From R 125,00
Per person, per night sharing.
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Puschka Farm

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Magaliesburg

34.6km South East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Puschka Cottage offers self catering accommodation on a certified organic farm about 30kms from the small town of Magaliesburg in Gauteng. We provide 3 self catering options, all of which are a haven for anyone wanting to "get away from it all". Puschka H

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Sleeps: 156 in 12 units/rooms
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Ma-Ria's Farmhouse

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Magaliesburg

39.4km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Ma-Ria's Farmhouse offers an authentic self catering farm stay in the Magaliesburg area. (Farmhouse sleeps maximum 13 people in 5 bedrooms) (Additional Garden Flat sleeps 4). Located near Maanhaarrand at the foot of the Magaliesburg mountains nestled on a

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Sleeps: 24 in 3 units/rooms
From R 250,00
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Patrys Paradys

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Magaliesburg

41.1km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Patrys Paradys offers self catering accommodation in a Maanhaarrand in the Magaliesburg area of Gauteng's West Rand. We offer 3 self catering options: Farmhouse (sleeps 14) and 2 chalets (sleeps 6 in each). If you are ready for a good rest, calm surroundi

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Sleeps: 26 in 9 units/rooms
From R 780,00
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Saamrus Guest Farm

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Magaliesburg

46.1km East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Saamrus Guest Farm offers a collection of self catering cottages on a guest farm in Magaliesburg on the Gauteng West Rand. Each unit at Saamrus has a special character, with every convenience to make your stay more comfortable and memorable. Most of the u

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Sleeps: 14 in 7 units/rooms

Blue Roan Country Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Magaliesburg

47.4km South East of center of Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Blue Roan is a 4 star graded venue, our goal being to provide high quality, romantic, comfortable and affordable self-catering accommodation on the outskirts of the village of Magaliesburg. For animal lovers, we are also pet-friendly by arrangement in so

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