Post subject: Driving the coastal section of Namaqua NP
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 8:41 pm
Joined: Sun Nov 20, 2011 8:39 pm Posts: 44
I have driven most of the inland section of Namaqua NP in my X-Trail 4x4 soft roader. I'm thinking of camping at one of the coastal sites soon. I know that Delwers camp is an easy drive but can anybody tell me if I would be able to drive the entire coastal section between Groen and Spoeg in my X-Trail? Thanks.
Post subject: Re: Driving the coastal section of Namaqua NP
Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2013 7:11 am
Joined: Wed Jan 12, 2011 8:28 am Posts: 146 Location: Bellville, Western Cape
Deflate your tyres to around 1.2 bar and keep momentum (2nd gear and keep the revs around 3000 rpm) and you should not have a problem.
This time of the year the sand is normally a bit wet and not so loose. During hot summer days it could become a challenge. I did it about 2 weeks ago and it was a walk in the park but I do have a proper 4x4.
_________________ March/April 2013: Frontier Parks here we come!
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