Clarens Conservancy

Clarens Conservancy

The Clarens Conservancy was initiated in 1985 by a group of farmers in the Clarens valley with the intention of preserving the natural resources of this area. The Free State Nature Conservation was helpful with the incorporation of the Conservancy and a delegation of...
Lions Rock

Lions Rock

Lionsrock is a big cat sanctuary established by FOUR PAWS, the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Our vision is a world where humans treat animals with...
Katse Dam

Katse Dam

The Katse Dam, a concrete arch dam on the Malibamat’so River in Lesotho, is Africa’s second largest double-curvature arch dam. (The Tekezé Dam, completed in early 2009, is now Africa’s largest double curvature dam). The dam is part of the Lesotho...
Drakensberg

Drakensberg

The Drakensberg Mountain Range includes the highest mountains in Southern Africa. The name means Dragon Mountains in Afrikaans and is called uKhahlamba in Zulu which means “barrier of spears”. Large parts of the Drakensberg were declared a world heritage...
Meiringskloof

Meiringskloof

Meiringskloof, now a well-developed nature resort, has a rich history in context to the town and surrounding area stretching back to the early 1930’s. The name Meiringskloof originates from Mr J H Meiring who was the major of Fouriesburg from 1925 – 1931. In...
Golden Gate National Park

Golden Gate National Park

Truly a magnificent sight in gorgeous natural surroundings, Golden Gate Highlands National Park is an example of the spectacular scenery to be found in this part of the North-Eastern Free State. Drmatic sandstone cliffs, a fine selection of wildlife, a diverse range...