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Activities

Bouldering and Rock Climbing

Kleinfontein is located in the world famous Rocklands area. There are five notable bouldering locations on the property including "Hatchling" and "Sky". Please note that a valid permit is required for bouldering. This permit can be obtained from the Kliphuis Campsite Office, Clanwilliam Information Centre or De Pakhuys.

Caves and Ancient Art

Ancient Khoi-San rock art can be found in the area. Please note that the law protects all rock art in South Africa. Each site is unique and important and should be treated with care and respect. The art is easily damaged and should not be interacted with in any way - take only photographs. Follow the motto: "Leave only your footprints behind."

Mountain Biking

Kleinfontein's landscape is ideal for mountain biking with a variety of tracks available. Bring your own bike and take part in this great opportunity. For more experienced riders, the Pakhuis Pass is just down the road.

Birding

Kleinfontein is host to a variety of native bird species, making it an ideal location for bird watchers. The most prominent of these is the majestic Verreaux's Eagle (witkruis arend) with a pair nesting in the area.

Flower Gazing

Kleinfontein is located within the Cederberg area, a location with a worldwide reputation for its amazing spring flowers. After the winter rains from May to July/August, the normally dry landscape transforms into a carpet of wildflowers. Some flower species such as the Snow Protea (protea cryophylla) and the Clanwilliam Cedar (widdringtonia cedarbergensis) are found nowhere else in the world.

Wildlife Watching

There is a variety of native wildlife found on the property including duikers, klipspringers, rock hyraxes (dassies), aardvarks and more.

Star Gazing

Kleinfontein's extended distance from city lights makes it the ideal location for star-gazers. The bright southern skies can clearly be seen from the property.

Nearby Activities

Rooibos Tea FactoryVisit the Rooibos Ltd company in Clanwilliam to see how rooibos is produced and try out some delicious rooibos tea.

Clanwilliam DamClanwilliam Dam is a nearby haven for watersport enthusiasts with activities including boating and water-skiiing.

GolfIf you want to test your golf swing, you can visit the nearby Clanwilliam Golf Course.

Hiking

Kleinfontein farm is a vast area with many great sights to see. There are a variety of self-guided walks on the property that allow you to explore the beautiful landscape.

Facilities

Gravel Roads

Our gravel roads make travelling by vehicle a smoother experience. Please drive slowly and responsibly as the roads are used by hikers and the local wildlife.

Clean Water

Water provided in our facilities has been tested and is safe for drinking purposes.

Wifi

All of the cabin units have wireless internet included (an additional fee is payable for excessive use).

Going Green

We are going green, with a large majority of our waste products being recycled.

Unique Barbeque (Braai) Area

Nestled within a unique rock-face, we have an amazing barbeque area.

Barbeque Utilities

We provide firewood for barbeque (braai) purposes (enquire at office on site)