The Isted Family - 1997 winners of the prestigious Grasslands Society of SA Conservation farmer of the Year Award - welcome you to the Lammergeier Private Nature Reserve, an 8 000 Hectare holistically managed farming enterprise, in the splendid Witteberg Mountain range. The farm, Upper Pelion, part of the reserve, is a Natural Heritage Site, where a rich variety of formerly undocumented wild flowers now thrive.
Some game, notably the Red Rhebuck and a variety of birdlife, including the Black eagle,the endangered Lammergeier (Bearded Vulture) and the Cape Vulture, is regularly spotted.
Enjoy an adventure experience for the whole family, by staying at one of our accommodations and taking part in one of the many outdoor activities we offer, including -
* 13 kilometres of wild trout fishing in the pristine Karringmelkspruit
* Hiking trails ranging from 1 to 5 days
* Challenging mountain biking routes
* Tubing and swimming in season
* Guided 4-wheeler Quad Bike and 4x4 trails
Woodlands, a holiday, self-catering cottage with room for 6 people,
Ossa, a self-catering farmhouse sleeping 14 people,
Pelion, an Alpine-type house sleeping 20 people,
Mtombo, a hiking hut sleeping 15 people, and
Olympus, a hiking hut sleeping 12 people.
Lammergeier Private Nature Reserve Map: