Skip to content

SANParks.org Forums

View unanswered posts | View active topics






Post new topic Reply to topic  Page 2 of 2
 [ 19 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Golden Gate: ANIMALS
Unread postPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 8:09 pm 
Offline
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger

Joined: Tue Jan 24, 2012 7:41 pm
Posts: 105
Update on Golden Gate Hide

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Golden Gate: ANIMALS
Unread postPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 8:19 pm 
Offline
Honorary Virtual Ranger
Honorary Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2005 5:42 pm
Posts: 17942
Location: Red sand, why do I keep thinking of red sand?
Son godin wrote:
Concerning the animal numbers I can only agree that there is a decline in the areas where tourist travel. I've visited the park since 1978 and before the completion of the tar road large numbers of springbok, zebra and wildebeest were seen near Glen Reenen.

Book yourself into the Basotho village, and you'll think you are in the Serengeti! Herds of everything, just near the camp.

That hide is looking good! 8)
I will probably spend quite some time there...

_________________
Arriving currently: The photos from our trip! Overhere! :yaya:

Feel free to use any of these additional letters to correct the spelling of words found in the above post: a-e-t-n-d-i-o-s-m-l-u-y-h-c


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Golden Gate: ANIMALS
Unread postPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 8:54 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 30, 2004 5:54 pm
Posts: 44679
Location: Somerset West, Cape Town
Wow, that is an amazing hide :shock:

Looks to me like it is near the vulture restaurant? Going to give the other vulture hide in the 'berg a bit of competition me thinks :dance:

_________________
Sawubona
Dalene


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Golden Gate: ANIMALS
Unread postPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 9:52 pm 
Offline
Virtual Ranger
Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 17, 2010 9:03 pm
Posts: 1585
Location: Trichardt, MP
Hi GuyP,

Do you need to book for the hide to use the photography section like at Giant's Castle or is it open for all depending on space to sit.

I would like to visit during Sept and just wanted to make sure we will be able to take photo's

Hi DuQues,

I am aware of that section, but haven't stayed there before because Golden Gate is still for me where the original park was. We always approach the park from Harrismith - Puthaditjhaba side, but never thought of it as a game driving area. A friend of mine stayed there a month back before going into Lesotho and was very pleased with the accommodation. :thumbs_up:

Any one know about the road going up to Monontsha pass following a road from the park and not the detour through Puthaditjhaba? That should also be a great drive to find game if its not a private road. :hmz:

_________________
KTP a place where you can quench your thirst


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group

Webcams Highlights

Addo Nossob Orpen Satara
Addo Nossob Orpen Satara
Submitted by ritad at 17:17:43 Submitted by ritad at 07:36:41 Submitted by Stampajane at 05:36:15 Submitted by kcilliers at 05:05:29