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 Post subject: Index to Arid Parks
Unread postPosted: Sun Jun 08, 2008 7:47 pm 
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General Arid Parks

Arid Parks: Camping
Arid park round trip... some random thoughts and notes

Augrabies Falls National Park

Augrabies Facts
Augrabies: Getting there.
Augrabies Falls NP: Advice
Augrabies: Activities
Augrabies: History
Augrabies: Scenery videos pics etc
Augrabies Rainfall 2010-2011
Augrabies: Reptiles and Insects

Augrabies going for recycling
A Short Visit To Augrabies
Augrabies Night Drive Sightings
Can you ID this plant in Augrabies.

Mokala National Park

Mokala Facts
Mokala: activities?
Mokala -name the rarest animal
Mokala NP: Advice and info
Mokala: getting there and away
Mokala: Scenery: Camps: Videos and Animals

Namaqua National Park

Namaqua Facts
Namaqua National Park: Advice
Namaqua National Park: Skilpad section
Namaqua National Park: Scenery
Namaqua NP Coastal Section Groen - Sproeg River

|Ai-|Ais/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park

Richtersveld Facts
Richtersveld: Advice
Richtersveld: Camping
Richtersveld: Selingsdrift border post

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Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

Kgalagadi Facts
Goodbye and thank you to Kgalagadi Guru
2013 SANParks Arid Cultural Event


Kgalagadi: Information
Kgalagadi FAQs
Kgalagadi :Weather
3G internet
Kgalagadi- Questions and Answers
Re: Kgalagadi "Magazine": in Arid Parks

Getting there

Driving to and from Kgalagadi
Kgalgadi: Getting there from Cape Town
Kgalagadi: Getting there from Johannesburg
Kgalagadi: Getting there and back from Namibia
Kgalagadi: Getting there or away via Botswana
Kgalagadi: Getting there via Vanzylsrus
Kgalagadi:from/to Pietermaritzburg
Namibian Border Crossing
KTP via Van Zyls Rus
The small SAA airplanes that fly to Upington?
Namibia/Mata Mata Border Post
Cape Town to Upington ( MacCarthys rest)
Namibia from Mata Mata
Kgalagadi: Getting there or away via Botswana
Nossob to KAA.
TR to De Aar driving question
Kalahari Tended Camp to Upington same day
Travelling From Wilderness to KTP
New rookie to forums and visit to KTP
Travel to KTP from Mount Zebra/Karoo NP

Cars,and Roads

Kgalagadi: Roads, conditons, distances and times.....
Kgalagadi: Info 4x4/sedansand Car rentals
Kgalagadi: trailers, caravans & motorhomes
Kgalagadi: road signs
Grootkolk to Urikaruus in one day (sedan)
road information
Roads at Nossob
Road condition from mata mata to keetmanshoop
Nossob to Mata Mata
Kia Sportage 2x4 of Nissan X-Trail 2x4???
Car hire in Upington
Road to Mata Mata on either side of the Border Post
Diesel at main kamps in Kgalagadi
Car Choice for Kgalagadi
4X4 rental
Terios 2x4 WD to rent - anyone know about 4x4 ?
Xtrail or Fortuner
Condition of roads in Kgalagadi.


Accomodation photos
Kgalagadi: Wilderness camps - General
Kgalagadi: !Xaus Lodge
Kgalagadi: Bitterpan Wilderness Camp
Kgalagadi: Gharagab Wilderness Camp
Kgalagadi: Grootkolk Wilderness Camp
Kgalagadi: Kalahari Tented Camp
Kgalagadi: Kieliekrankie Wilderness Camp
Kgalagadi: Mata Mata Camp
Kgalagadi: Nossob Camp
Kgalagadi: Twee Rivieren Camp
Kgalagadi: Urikaruus Wilderness Camp

Camp- and accommodation-related

Kgalagadi: Camping
Kgalagadi: Best camps
Kgalagadi best bungalow locations
Kgaladi:What is your favourite spot
Current bat situation at Urikaruus? Nossob?
Kgalagadi: wilderness camps & children
KTP Staying with children
KTP Shops
Best chances for booking accommodation
Query on Twee Rivieren as part of trip
Booking in at Gharagab
Kgalagadi with babies
Urikaruus check in.
Bats "problem" (or not) in KTP accomodation ?
Children in Kgalagadi

Kgalagadi Activities

Activity prices for the 2012 / 2013.
Kgalagadi:!Xerry Trail
Kgalagadi: Leeuwdril 4x4 trail
Kgalagadi Nossob 4x4 Eco Trail
Bitterpan 4x4 Trail
Kgalagadi: Walks Q and A
Kgalagadi:Drives Q and A
Walking Trails within camps
Which activities are still available in KTP?


Kgalagadi - travelling with disabilities
Kgalagadi: Botswana section
Kgalagadi: itinerary advice
Kgalagadi: Photography advice
Kgalagadi: Shopping inc food,wood and water
Share your handy tips
Cellphones, internet, GPS, and technology
Electricity, Blue Plugs, Generators, Chargers and Inverters
How to braai
Tipping guides, camp attendants and other staff.
Kgalagadi : Use of water for human consumption
Fuel hours in Nossob
Day visitors
A hard lesson learned

Advice Needed

KTP First Timer: Nossob to Mata Mata
KGALAGADI - 9-19 AUG 2015
Bitterpan or Gharagab
Kgalagadi plans
KTC tent styles and locations
Polentswa / Rooiputs Access
Nossob to Urikaruus in one day? Check-in where?
Top tips - Mata Mata to Twee Rivieren??
Two nights at TR? Activities and what to do in daytime?
Shops and Tin Mugs!
Do-able: car hire/provision/Upington > KTC in 1 day?
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park Rainy Season
Questions from a second timer.
Where to buy wood before entering Kgalagadi ?
What are your favorite campsites? Advice needed.
Botswana border costs
Kgalagadi with an small sedan?
Kgalagadi - Nossob to Mabuasehube Driving and Camping
Chewed tyres in Bitterpan
Please PM or email me your supply and shopping list
Kalahari Lodge
Polentswa or Rooiputs?
Kgalagadi to Addo/ Port Elizabeth
From Upington to George/Oudtshoorn
Shops in Kagalagadi
Advice on booking for a KTP newbie! Help please!
a Fanchaise outlet also for Twee Rivieren soon ?
Help please, quandry about which camps to choose...
Kgalagadi October
Twee Riviren
2 nights at Bitterpan - too much??
Newbie questions about firewood, water, meat in KTP.
1st time visitor to KTP - best time to visit
Mata-mata & Nossop chalet windows--they don't open?
Newbie asks: October/Nov trip--tent camp, itinerary & more?
7 nights in KTP.... where would you spend them?
Kieliekrankie Feb 2015 - query on Unit 3
Kgalagadi in May 2015 - NEED HELP PLEASE
Leaving Trailer at Nossob while at Gharagab
temperature in June especially staying in wilderness camps
Entry requirements at Botswana Border posts
April Temperature in Kgalagadi.
Kannagaus (Grootkolk)
Routes of KTP - more than 2?
All roads to Mabua...?
Children, Game Drives in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Are sleeping bags needed in KTP during winter?
Booking and availabilty of camping sites in Bots KTP
First time KTP advice
KTP in August
Camping with 4x4 CaravAN
Temperatures in Kgalakgadi March and September
Kgalagadi Sightings update
Kgalagadi - Night Time Temperatures
Injured Lioness
Weather in Kgalagadi
mabuasehube pans
Desperate for accommodation in the Kalahari in August
First time KTP
second timer but first time to Bitterpan
Another question from another first timer
Birds Books
Accomodation in Kgalagadi
Urikaarus Check-In
Nossob to Mpayathutlwa
KTP in early May
Kgalagaldi - 1st in South Africa and self catering
Kalahari v Mata Mata
Driving Jo'burg to Kgalagadi - some advice please
Food to take for a week in Kgalagadi
Short trip advice: Are tour operators required?
Mabuasehube Area
Please help for my next Kgalagadi trip.
Five Day Flying Visit
Kgalagadi opening times October
Kgalagadi - Kaa entrance with one car?
Route Polenswa too Kaa, 1 vehicle
Gemsbock Wilderness Trail on October 25
KTP in September/October
KTP - Availability last week of April
Kgalagadi in March
Twee Rivieren walks and drives
Kruger Regular Contemplating KTP For The First Time
where to stay on way back?
Advice on KTP
First Time Kgalagadi
Kgalagadi in Nov-Dec
Need Some Help/Advice Re: Future Booking
Accommodation advice
Bitten and want another bite
Number of vehicles at Nossob Camp site
Advice needed for KTP
Looking for the optimal Kgalagadi itinerary
When you telephone from UK
Kgalagadi booking advice sought
Rooiputs and Polentswa HELP
Fuel in KTP
First time Kgalagdi
Gharegab -Bitter Pan
1st Time KTP in December with a 1 year old child. Yes!
Kgalagadi May 2014
KTP - 4 weeks in the park
Late arrival in Twee Rivieren?
Kgalagadi May weather
Satellite phone rental agency in Upington.
Snake bite
KTP itinerary for comment please
Lots of questions for first time Kgalagadier
Kgalagadi First timer...need lots of advice.
First timers to KTP - welcome feedback on itinerary
Help for December KTP trip
Nightdrives KTP
Another (very excited) KTP firsttimer(s)
Bread at Nossob?
Kgalagadi first timer
First trip to KTP

Animals and sightings

Really rare Kgalagadi sighting - Share your rarest sightings
Kgalagadi Cheetah information & identification
Kgalagadi leopard identification
Kgalagadi:Lion identification
Kgalagadi videos
Animals:Questions, Answers, Facts,and Discussions
Kgalagadi: Resident Animals/birds at camps, picnic areas and w/hs
Links to photographs and blogs
Kgalagadi: Reptiles and Insects
Kgalagadi: Small Critters of the Kgalagadi
Kgalagadi - Animals and birds staying and/or living in camps
Recent Animal Sightings.(2013)
Two Cheetas mewing (Video)
Camera Traps
KTP: Where have all the hornbills gone?
Loving lion family on a Kgalagadi dune. (Video)
Recent sightings KTP
Pronking Springboks
Cape Cobra killing Puff Adder
Cheetah female and 3 cubs near Dertiende Waterhole
Caracal Kill I.D.
Lion identification: Nossob North and others
Wanted : cheetah cub + mum with collar regular updates!
Can you ID...........
Springbok Twins
Virtual Game Drive / Walk.
Kgalagadi: Sightings from inside camps
Guru Predator sighting request.
What happens at Nossob after the lights go out....
WANTED: Twee Rivieren Leopard and 2 cubs - Regular Updates!

Close Encounters of the Arid Kind

SANparks ranger attacked by lion
When things go wrong
Sleeping with Lions
Lion Kill at Grootkolk 14.November 2010 and *Special update*
Lions and the Rooiputs tent - full story
What happens at Nossob after the lights go out....
Scaring night with hyaenas in KTC
Cheetah attack at Nossob hide on 18/7/12
Kgalagadi: Sightings from inside camps
Lions Attacking Cars in the kgalagadi
Predators at Picnic Sites, Waterholes and Toilets in KTP!

General Topics

Lions Of the Kgalagadi
Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi
Hyena's of the Kgalagadi
Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi
Raptors of KTP
Small cats of the Kgalagadi
Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
KTP help (returners after 22 years)
Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
No elephants
Use of drones/quadcopters illegal in KTP ?
"Nightmare in Kgalagadi"
Kgalagadi Photography
When the wheels come off in the wilderness-a KTP experience
Calling all Kgalagadi tree experts.
ignoring the Park rules
Nossob hide to go??!!
Kgalagadi - A Wet December in Kgalagdi Transfrontier Park
Fracking in Kgalagadi?
Lioness in Kamqua toilet
Kgalagadi Tented Camp ( wilderness )
Twee Rivieren Rest Camp has no fuel.
KTP Panoramas
Why we Love the red sand & KTP
Game viewing etiquette?
Cycle Tour September 2013
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - group for wilderness trail
Bad luck - again
KTP - How good are sightings in August
What is this.........?
Kgalagadi camping and snakes
Top 10 reasons we love the Kgalagadi?
Kgalagadi: wilderness camps - General
My first lion kill in Bitterpan
this is priceless
Historic picture gallery of KTP camps and places of interest
How many Waterholes in KTP?
Kgalagadi from the air.
Pangolin make it appearance
Impact of Eland on water resources within the Kgalagadi
Recipes for KTP
Can't get enough.
Rare or unusual KTP images
KTP: Special Places/Spots - GPS positions
Kgalagadi :Camp fire story's...
What is YOUR favourite spot in Kgalagadi
Where to stay in Kgalagadi? Price or location?
Pronunciation of Kgaligadi
Know the Waterhole.........

KUDU's mean Well done and Thank you

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