in alphabetical order…
Airboat Afrika @ Harties
Experience South Africa’s only airboat and enjoy the thrill of a Ride and a Slide on Hartbeespoort Dam.
Feel what it’s like to be inside ‘CSI Miami’ and discover Harties, the marvel of the Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve.
The AirScout™ is capable of 95 km/h top speed with plenty of low-end torque for climbing obstacles or running dry ground, grass, rocks, sandbanks, floating debris, logs or river banks. Built Africa-tuff for safaris, bird watching, fishing, a day out with friends and lots of awesome fun!
GPS: S25.7607084 E27.8805918
AirVentures Hot Air Ballooning
“Come and experience a spectacular South African sunrise, occasionally skimming treetops or simply drifting peacefully across the skies. Hot air ballooning is a must for everyone, from the daring adventurer through to the romantic connoisseur. Revel in miles and miles of Africa as you float upwards in this majestic craft, enjoyed by enthusiasts across the world and known to be the purest and safest form of flight.
AirVentures Hot Air Ballooning offers daily balloon flights, all year round, over the Cradle of Humankind, Magaliesberg, and selected game reserves. Our flights are customised to provide fun and excitement for anyone. We cater for the romantic couple to the larger groups, as well as corporate and incentive events.”
Bill Harrop’s “Original” Balloon Safaris
If you’re going to do it, then do it in unassailable style.
Sunrise flights depart from Harrop’s new beautifully appointed Club House Pavilion and Restaurant. Established in 1981 and internationally hailed as South Africa’s best value, best quality balloon and tour operator and winner of the S.A.Tourism “Welcome Awards 2006”. More space, individual attention, capacity and exclusive service. Dreams become truly cherished memories.
Cradle Moon Lakeside Game Lodge
CYCLING, RUNNING & HIKING TRAILS
Over 50km of exhilarating trails run through the heart of the Cradle Moon Conservancy. The trails feature numerous forests, water crossings, bridges and enough single track to keep even the seasoned athletes entertained!
Cycle, run or hike amongst over 300 head of game, including , springbok, wildebeest, rhino and many more!
OPEN WATER SWIMMING & PADDLING
The pristine waters of our 32 hectare lake is frequented by open water swimmers, paddlers and canoeists alike.
The surrounding trails and dedicated road cycling lane make Cradle Moon the ideal venue to train for either MTB or Road Triathlons.
Hunters Rest Golf Course has a perfect 18 hole executive course that will test the skills of any enthusiast. While enjoying the weather, one can also relax and improve that swing.
The course is nestled between the Magalies Mountains only one & half hour’s drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria.
Additional fitness facilities:
Biking Trail, Mountain Biking Trail, Tennis: Lighted Outdoor, Table Tennis, Hiking, Miniature Golf, Volley Ball, Jogging Fitness Trail, Sauna, Nature Reserve Trail.
We have fun activities to suit everyone – including Sky Climbing, Shooting Tunnel, Archery, Paintball, Tractor Rides, Pedal Cars, and the Sable experience game drive to the top of the Witswatersrand mountain.
The breakfast cruise departs at 7am on weekends and includes light snacks, champagne, fruit juice and coffee. The Saturday sundowner cruise depart at 4pm and offers light snacks and sundowner drinks.
Group bookings, birthday parties and team building catered for at our venue in Hekpoort at Noble Village.
The farm boasts unbeatable hiking trails for the most novice walker to the most experienced hiker. For the foodies, the special hiker’s menu is a must! For the more daring, the night time hikes are recommended all year around. There is also the opportunity to have breakfast in the bush after enjoying a nice game drive and to experience picnics in the most beautiful surrounds. For family fun, Rustig features a 25-metre swimming pool and lunch facilities, inviting family and friends to spend a day enjoying this old tobacco and cattle farm. There are also two jacuzzis where you can sit and relax as well as an awesome children’s play area with sand-art, clay and see-saws. This is haven for those looking for an affordable getaway – just outside the city! This lush spot is also ideal for team building and corporate events. The hall transforms into an ideal work environment – with a rich historical background and scenic views to boot and you can use the majestic trees for breakaway rooms!
Lion & Safari Park
The Lion and Safari Park offers a wealth of exciting activities for the whole family!
Guests are guaranteed the opportunity to get extremely close to many of Africa’s most exciting animals including Brown and White Lion, Wild dog, Cheetah and over twenty different African wildlife species. While exploring the park, guests will get the opportunity to view many amazing animals including Zebra, Giraffe, Gemsbok, Springbuck, Blesbuck, Sable, Nyala and many, many more!
Magaliesberg Canopy Tours
Experience the 2,400 million year old Magaliesberg mountains on a unique 2.5 hour canopy tour through the Ysterhout kloof.
The tours consist of eleven platforms built high within the rock faces of the kloof and joined by ten slides up to140m long and 30m above the stream below. Trained guides assure the safety of each group, describing interesting facts about the ancient mountain, surrounding ecology, bird & animal life. Booking essential.
Saddle Creek Adventures
We offer Quad Biking, Go Karting, Archery, Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting, Horse Riding, Private Picnic set ups and a Spa. We are sure to provide an exhilarating adventure experience or just a day of relaxing for all ages and occasions. An outdoor venue offering something for everyone.
Saddle Creek Adventures is nestled in the Hekpoort Valley at the foot of the magnificent Magaliesberg Mountains. A mere 45 minutes drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria, this adventure venue is suitable for a fun filled family day out or as the perfect place to build team spirit or throw an adventurous function out in the wilderness.
Junglers Adventure Tours
Junglers Adventure Tours is a locally based adventure small group tour operator specializing in inclusive tours and safaris – specifically guided day tours in and around the Cradle, Magalies Meander and Hartbeestpoort areas. We also conduct short Kruger Park Tours. We also specialise in Hiking-Diving-Cycling-Birding-adventure and overland tours.
Shepherd’s Fold Stables Horse Trails
We offer a variety of guided trail ride options allowing visitors to explore our amazing landscape on horseback, and are well equipped to accommodate riders of every level; beginners and nervous riders catered for. Trails are 1, 1.5, or 2 hours, for individuals, couples and groups. Each horse trail can have up to 10 riders.
Rider weight limit 90kgs.
55 Sunset Drive, Elandsdrift, Lanseria.
B’sorah Luxury Tented Camp Trails
B’sorah has dedicated trails for hiking, trail running and mountain biking, available for use by our overnight guests and open to day-visitors on Sundays to Fridays. Our trails give you access to some of the most scenic and pristine parts of the farm, which includes plenty of diversity. Rivers, forests, grassland, bushveld and rocky outcrops can all be enjoyed at B’sorah whilst hiking or running, and for mountain bikers, we have exciting yet challenging trails which will test your skills and provide plenty of excitement.
We also have a small shop that sells refreshments, snacks, medic kits, etc., as well as a cafe (open Sundays) which sells delicious food and drinks. If you would prefer to bring your own lunch or snacks, there are beautiful picnic areas along the trail where you can enjoy it, or you can make use of the seating area at the cafe.
Our hiking/running trails have distances of 2, 5, 8, 10, 12 and 15km’s, as well as a shortcut trail of about 7km’s which takes hikers along the quickest route to the river and back.
Our mountain bike trails have distances of 7, 14, 22 and 30km’s.