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...

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In a league of its own

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Mac Mac 4×4 Summit Trail

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