Groenfontein Nature Walk


Nature Walk

Calitzdorp - Groenfontein - Kruisrivier

A weekend adventure

The walk :

Arrive on Friday and spend the night at one of the Guest Houses, where dinner bed and breakfast are included.

Saturday morning after breakfast, a walk through town, on the historical meander with Marlens Dobson. Then its on to the Groenfontein Road with your guide Kevin Koen. Lunch at the Oude Postkantoor, with an afternoon and evening at Living Waters (home of the donkey trail).

Sunday morning, its on with the walk, arriving at Roger and Phyllis at Kruisrivier at around lunch time, for a bite to eat. From here its into the bus, and back to Calitzdorp, arriving at arriving at around 15H00.


The Groenfontein area is home to a fantastic diversity of plants. The hike meanders through different habitat types each with its own unique plant communities. A few interesting plants along the route are:

  • The Tongue plants (Glottiphyllum species), 
  • Candle plant (Senecio articularis), 
  • Campfire crassula (Crassula capitella), 
  • Concertina plant (Crassula rupestris) and 
  • Rapunzel bush (Sarcostemma viminale) to name but a few.


Please note

We require a minimum of 6 walkers, and a maximum of 8. Should you have a larger group, please enquire via email to, and special arrangements can be made.

The cost per person is R1850-00. Upon completion of the booking form, payment instructions will be sent. You will also be informed if the minimum/maximum number requirements are not met.           

Walks are weekend activities, but special arrangements can be made for groups. enquire at


Please use the booking form below as initial contact      


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