The Basotho Cultural Village nestles in the east of the Golden Gate Highlands National Park surrounded by huge sandstone mountains. The camp resembles an 18th century Basotho Village. The surroundings take you back from the pathway of previous times to the modern days, here the Basotho lifestyle, architectural and hospitality is the order of the […]

Golden Gate 3 Day Trail Run

Event Date: 20 – 22 October 2017 Registration: 19 October 2017 Distance: 27km, 29km, 17km (Please do not be fooled by these distances – there are some big mountains and the altitude to deal with) Format: 3-day staged trail run Venue: Glen Reenen Rest Camp, Golden Gate Highlands National Park, Free State The Golden Gate Challenge […]

Clarens Clearwater H.O.G Rally 2017

This event is happening from the 10th to the 12th of February 2017. One great weekend!! Location: Clarens, is a small town situated in the foothills of the Maluti Mountains known as the “Jewel of the Eastern Free State”. Clarens is known for its spectacular sandstone mountains and wonderful climate; exceptional riding experiences and breathtaking scenery.. […]

Fly Fishing

Clarens and surrounds are the perfect settings for the fly fishing enthusiast!  Acclaimed as some of the best trout fishing water’s in South Africa, there are many dams, river’s and streams to satisfy the thrill of the artful catch! Here is a lovely read about “Exploring the Ash River near Clarens” by  Hennie Viljoen On Tom […]

Harrismith Mountain Race

Date: 17 October, 2015 Location: Harrismith Enquiries: Contact 1: Jaco du Toit (C) 084-5702544 (Email) (Website) Entry Details: Pre-entry Closing Date: 20 September 2015 Pre-entries are accepted up to two weeks before the race. Late entries are accepted at the start from 08h00, at a premium. Walkers are Welcome Route Description: Difficulty […]

Cancer Bark For Life

September 5th, 2015 at the Clarens Interiors, Park Square Cancer is a class of diseases characterised by out of control cell growth. There are over 100 different types of cancer with the most common ones being breast, lung, colon, skin, prostate and ovarian cancer. Each type of cancer is classified by the type of cell […]


Abseiling from German abseilen, meaning “to rope down”, also called rappelling, is the controlled descent of a vertical drop, such as a rock face, using a rope. So if you have no fear of heights or just want to challenge yourself and learn a new activity, here are some contacts that are right in the […]

Cherry Festival

Date: 19 – 21 November, 2015 Location: Ficksburg More Information: The Cherry Festival invite each and every one of you to visit us during this year’s Cherry Festival, from 19 to 21 November 2015, for an unbelievable experience. Come and catch Cherry Fever with us!

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