4×4 route: Groenkloof

Groenkloof is a 2 000 ha farm 27 km from Clocolan. The Eastern Free State scenery of farmlands, sandstone cliffs and endless skies is drop-dead gorgeous. Once a Wesleyan mission station, Groenkloof today is a working farm where cattle, mielies and sunflowers are raised. And it is home to two great 4x4 trails that I am here to explore. There are two trails: Trail 1 is the more challenging, mountainous route and Trail 2 the more scenic route. Trail 1: Right to the edge The mountain...


In a league of its own

After 10 years of trail reviews, Peter Levey is not easily impressed by a trail. So when he is dazzled, it’s time you book your visit. There are 4×4 trails… and then there are the 4×4 trails at Moolmanshoek. This 3 000 ha private reserve between Rosendal and Ficksburg in the Eastern Free State offers three primary […]Read more

De Wildt 4x4

Doctor’s orders

If you have a hankering for wide open spaces but find yourself short on time and resources, Geoff Levey reckons De Wildt may be the trail to help you scratch that itch. It’s a rare trail that combines just-beyond-the-city-limits convenience with out-of-town escapism; that challenges the driver while entertaining the family; that delivers such a […]Read more


Buffalo Gorge Eco Adventure

On the edge. The Buffalo Gorge 4×4 Trail runs along the edge of an escarpment, from where you have grand views over the Avontuur Valley. Read more


De Wildt 4×4 Game Park

Cash in your Gautrain tickets and forget the zoo … De Wildt 4×4 Game Park offers city-bound adventurers a lively ride and the chance to see lots of game. Read more


Brakkeduine 4×4 Sand Trail

Choppie Lindström | Authur Loretz | 083 400 3720 | 082 336 2055 | Read more


Biedouw 4×4

Barry & Mariette Lubbe | 027 482 2845 | 073 542 2972 | Read more


Jakkalskloof 4×4

Isak Kotze | Marinda Pretorius | 083 326 3474 | 082 413 2011 | | Read more


Sekororo 4×4 Adventure Trails

101 Trail Guide | 2010 Sekororo 4×4 Adventure Trails The Sekororo trails lie just west of Ofcolaco, 42 km southeast of Tzaneen. There are two options – a 16 km trail, and a longer one of up to 100 km that can be personalised. Both are guided by Louw Booysen, owner of Sekororo 4×4 Adventure […]Read more