Mountain Biking and Hiking Trails

Ideal for outdoor enthusiasts to walk and observe animals in their natural surroundings. Approximately 15 kms of easy trails with the option of climbing up steep “koppies” to enjoy spectacular views over the reserve.

Mountain biking enthusiasts can enjoy the challenge of moderate to extreme routes and maps are provided at the Lodge.

Thaba’Nkwe offers 385 hectares of rugged, rocky terrain for both extreme and amateur mountain biking enthusiasts and hikers. The reserve has a wide variety of wildlife and bird species.

Located only 5kms from Thabazimbi on the R510, Lephalale Road.

For long distant rides, cyclists can exit the main Lodge gate from the reserve and enjoy a stretch of tar road for distances up to 50km.

Thaba’Nkwe Bushveld Inn has a wide variety of antelope, wildebeest, zebra and bird species for all nature lovers and there are plenty of shaded areas for stop offs.

Bird Watching

Enjoy hiking in the African bush where the bird species are very varied.

Keep an eye out African Hawk Eagle, Swee Waxbill on the high grounds and in the low bushveld and woodlands you are likely to see the Purple Roller, Brubru, White Helmetshrike, Black Cuckoo Shrike, White Crowned Shrike, Black Cheeked Waxbills and Blue Waxbills.

Also not to be missed are the various Bee-eaters. More rarely seen is the Violet Ear Sunbird, Green Winged Dove and Grey Bushveld Parakeet. Maps are provided at the Lodge.

Team Building

The perfect place to bring together your team by venturing out into the bush and testing your skills at orientation.

Team Build organizers are welcome to contact us to correlate their program.

Meals can be provided including a Thaba’Nkwe Bushveld Inn braai.