Media Release: Week of school holiday fun at Mountain Zebra National Park
15 November 2017
While learners are busy writing their final exams of the year, Mountain Zebra National Park’s staff are readying to welcome them during their week-long school holiday programme from 11 to 18 December.
The free programme is open to all children between the ages of six and 16, as well as adults who may want to join in on the fun and games. The planned game drives, however, are only for the youngsters, and are the only activities which are offered at a reduced rate.
Monday 11 December (08h00 - 10h00): A guided game drive at a cost of R90 per child.
Tuesday 12 December 09h00 - 10h30): A guided 1km walk on the Imbila hiking trail (inside the fenced area).
Wednesday 13 December (10h00 - 12h00): Watching nature DVD’s.
Thursday 14 December (10h00 - 12h30): Signs of the wild – tracks and tracking.
Friday 15 December (11h00 - 12h00): A guided game drive to a rock painting site inside the Park at a cost of R85 per child.
Saturday 16 December (12h00 - 13h00): Know your birds.
Sunday 17 December (10h00 - 12h00): Watching nature DVD’s and playing ecological games.
Monday 18 December (09h00 - 11h30): A guided walk on the 2.5km Black Eagle hiking trail (inside the fenced area).
Please note that the activities may be cancelled due to bad weather conditions. Conservation fees are payable upon entry for all visitors, including holiday programme participants. For further information regarding the bookings, please don’t hesitate to contact the Park directly on 048 801 5700/1.
South African National Parks (SANParks) Frontier Region Communications
Tel: 082 888 0201
Regional Manager: Communications, SANParks
Tel: 082 888 0201