Nature Reserves are great for outdoor enthusiasts, activity seekers as well as families seeking to relax in unspoilt natural surroundings.

There are 12 records in this listing

Christmaskrans Hiking Trail

This trail takes you to a legendary cave, where bushman rock art and sandstone formations can be seen.

Free State - Marquard

Erfenis Dam Nature Reserve

Erfenis Dam Nature Reserve is situated eighteen kilometers south-east of Theunissen.

Free State - Theunissen

Free State National Botanical Garden

The Free State National Botanical Garden is at best in the spring - open daily, braai sites have been laid out for visitors - nursery where surplus plants are sold.

Free State - Bloemfontein

Gariep Dam Nature Reserve

This, the Free State's largest nature reserve, is popular among game watchers, anglers and boating enthusiasts. The reserve boasts the largest number of Springbok in the country and other animals such as zebra, black wildebeest and ostrich.

Free State - Gariep Dam

Maria Moroka Park

Situated next to the Hotel and Casino in Thaba Nchu, this Nature Reserve surrounds the Montloatse Setlogelo Dam. Various wildlife and bird species, hiking trail, traditional Tswana site, various activities and adventures.

Free State - Thaba Nchu

Rhebok Hiking Trail

This unguided trail inside the Golden Gate Highlands National Park, is done in a rugged mountainous area with many streams, kloofs and waterfalls and is only suited for the fit.

Free State - Clarens

Seekoeivlei Nature Reserve

Situated between Memel and Villiers, this unique wetland area, declared Nature Reservation, has a wide variety of birds, some of them very rare, living in the vlei and surrounding grasslands

Free State - Memel

Sentinel Hiking Trail

A short, but steep, climb up (partly with a chain ladder) onto the top of the Drakensberg plateau, where snow falls frequently in winter. Some of the most dramatic mountain scenery in the country.

Free State - Witsieshoek

Sterkfontein Dam

The nature reserve and dam is situated approximately 23 km from Harrismith on the R74.

Free State - Harrismith

Tussen Die Riviere Game Reserve

Tussen die Riviere Nature Reserve is situated in the southern Free State between the Caledon and the Orange Rivers combining hunting and wildlife tourism as the surplus game is offered to the public for hunting.

Free State - Bethulie

Tweefontein Nature Reserve

In the heart of the Free State lies this undiscovered jewel, the first Cheetah breeding and research project in the Free State. Also trophy and biltong safaris throughout South Africa and Mocambique.

Free State - Theunissen

Willem Pretorius Game Reserve

Overlooking the Allemanskraal Dam and adjacent to the Willem Pretorius Game Reserve - populated with three of the "Big Five", this Free State resort on the "Maize Route", is situated 150km north of Bloemfontein and 255km south of Johannesburg.

Free State - Ventersburg