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Camdeboo National Park

Vital Information

Climate

Camdeboo National Park is located in a summer rainfall, semi-desert area.

Summers are very hot and winters can be very cold. During the summer months, visitors are advised to confine their activities to early mornings and late afternoons. Most of the average rainfall of 336mm per annum occurs in summer and autumn, with a peak in March. Thunderstorms and high temperatures are common during the summer months while snowfalls can occur in the high-lying areas in winter.

Tourism Day Visitors

Day visitors are welcome and can make use of various attractions such as the Valley of Desolation, Game Viewing Area and a number of picnic sites.

Park Regulations

  • To ensure a safe and joyful trip through our parks, kindly adhere to the Rules and Regulations as stipulated by South African National Parks.
  • The use of drones inside (and over) our national parks is prohibited, unless these are used for research or official purposes and with the prior written approval of the Park Management.


Fuel Stations: Petrol/ Diesel

Vehicle fuel is available in all parks (or is available on the park periphery):

  • South African legislation stipulates that fuel stations will accept legitimate petrol/fuel/garage/credit/debit cards or cash as a form of payment for any fuel purchase.

The park is located: On N9 towards Middelburg, Graaff-Reinet, 6280

Handy Hints:

  • As outdoor lighting in camps is limited, a torch/headlamp is required when walking outside at night.

Contact Information

For enquiries e-mail Camdeboo National Park or phone us on the following numbers:

  • Tel: (049) 892 3453
  • Fax: (049) 892 3456
  • Camdeboo National Park
    P. O. Box 349
    Graaff-Reinet
    6280

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