Wagendrift Dam

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Wagendrift Dam is a picturesque dam named after a drift through the Bushmans River used by transport wagons on their to the Witwatersrand goldfields. The dam is surrounded by the Wagendrift reserve, a protected area.
Boating and fishing are the main activities. There is a 3 km self-guided trail along the Bushmans River. Look out for fish eagle and black eagle which nest in the reserve. Species of fish include bluegill, bass, carp, eel and the occasional trout.

This place was added by ZuluWaters Game Reserve

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Good - Wagendrift Dam is a beautiful spot for camping. One can swim, canoe, or ski in this idyllic setting. The bird life is amazing, as a fishing spot you won't be disappointed, and there are a number of beautiful hikes in the area.

Stan and Tilly Webster
South Africa

Good - Good and nice camping facillities

Sam brayshaw
South Africa

Great location - Good picnic spot.

Nomathemba Dzinotyiwei
South Africa

Accommodation near Wagendrift Dam

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R700
1 night, 2 adults

Moorings Lodge

Sleeps 12 Estcourt Lodge in Estcourt
0.58km from Wagendrift Dam

Experience the rustic beauty of a new lodge in the heart of Kwa-Zulu Natal's thorn veld. The Mooring...

from R600
1 night, 2 adults

Linglela Lodge

Sleeps 18 Estcourt Lodge in Estcourt
5.01km from Wagendrift Dam

Linglela Lodge offers comfortable accommodation in the quiet town of Estcourt in the Natal Midlands....

Old Beacon Hill
from R460
1 night, 2 adults

Old Beacon Hill

Sleeps 20 Estcourt Self-catering in Estcourt
5.60km from Wagendrift Dam

Once an old railway station at the heart of Kwa-Zulu Natal now self-catering cottages wonderfully po...

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

Alkamia B&B

Sleeps 2 Estcourt Self-catering in Estcourt
5.84km from Wagendrift Dam

Alkamia B&B offers comfortable overnight accommodation situated in Estcourt, a quiet residential are...

from R300
1 night, 2 adults

Summer Place Backpackers Lodge

Sleeps 50 Estcourt Backpacker in Estcourt
6.19km from Wagendrift Dam

Summer Place Backpackers Lodge has both private self-catering chalets and backpacker chalets with co...

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

At Home B&B

Sleeps 8 Estcourt Self-catering in Estcourt
6.48km from Wagendrift Dam

At Home B and B offers upmarket accommodation in a tranquil residential area of Estcourt. Units over...

from R603
1 night, 2 adults

Monte Vista Guest House

Sleeps 24 Estcourt Guest House, Estcourt Self-catering in Estcourt
6.72km from Wagendrift Dam

Monte Vista Guest House is a 4 Star graded and AA Superior registered bed and breakfast and self-cat...

from R385
1 night, 2 adults

Thyme and Again

Sleeps 13 Estcourt Guest House in Estcourt
7.31km from Wagendrift Dam

Thyme and Again is a bed and breakfast guest house ideally situated in Lorne Street, the main road i...

from R580
1 night, 2 adults

The Riverhouse

Sleeps 15 Estcourt Self-catering in Estcourt
7.46km from Wagendrift Dam

The Riverhouse is an elegantly restored Cape Dutch B&B set in a huge garden, with a magnificent 20 m...

from R620
1 night, 2 adults

Oak Cottage

Sleeps 32 Estcourt Self-catering in Estcourt
7.60km from Wagendrift Dam

If you are visiting the Natal Midlands and are wondering where to stay, Oak Cottage offers a great c...

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Nomathemba Dzinotyiwei - 20 December 2013

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Sam brayshaw - 24 December 2013