Wilderness National Park, Wilderness
Traverse the scenic hiking trails of Wilderness National Park, a scenic landscape that surrounds the eponymous town and forms part of the famed Garden Route. Established in 2009, the park boasts a series of lakes, rivers, and picturesque forest scenery. Pitch a tent at one of the campsites, enjoy a lakeside picnic, or explore the area on a bike. If you're short on time, you can go canoeing on the rushing river, and take the leafy woodland path to the waterfall. Plan to visit Wilderness National Park and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Wilderness attractions using our Wilderness trip planner .
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Wilderness National Park Reviews
Wir hatten am Anfang Schwierigkeiten, den Eingang des Wanderwegs zu finden, da wir nur den Plan hatten, den Giant Kingfishertrail zu gehen, bis wir dann vor Ort gemerkt haben, dass dieser am Ende an d... more »We had difficulty finding the entrance of the trail in the beginning, as we only had the plan to go to the Giant Kingfishertrail until we realised on the spot that it was nearing the other routes in the end, so we found the information information on the internet A little misleading. Nevertheless, it was in the end a very good and feasible hiking trail with a beautiful waterfall at the end, where you could spend some more time sunbathing & something small to eat:)
This was an easy walk of 7km with spectacular scenery. by contrast the short climb over the rocks to get closer to the waterfall was very dangerous - could Sanparks make it safer like the rest of the ... more »
Love this place, so much to do and see both here and in the area. A real treat for nature lovers.
Will definitely visit again. Stunning waterfall at end of hike
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