Activities

Boschfontein Farm

Boschfontein Farm is a working sheep, cattle and game farm. Other activities on the farm (upon request) include:

  • Mountain trails and river walks – Free
  • Game drives to view the waterbuck, springbuck, impala, black wildebeest, zebra, blesbuck, ostriches, red hartebeest – R100pp.
  • The Gong Challenge – R100/shooter (free if you beat the boss)
  • Clay pigeon shooting – English Sporting Clay course – R250/entry (excludes ammo)
  • Black powder shooting for the antique gun enthusiasts. Costs vary according to interest.
  • Pinedene Small Arms Museum tour and cherry liqueur tasting. – R100pp.

In Ficksburg:

  • Cherry Jazz Festival (November)
  • Cherry Festival (November)
  • Cafe Chocolat (restaurant, bar and gifts)
  • Die Blik Plek
  • McKinley Chocolates
  • Handmade with Love (coffee Shop, decor and gifts)
  • Ficksburg Golf Club
  • Ficksburg Bowls Club
  • Historic graves, buildings and monuments
  • Parkrun at Ficksburg Golf Club
  • Imperani Restaurant
  • Bella Rosa, Restaurant
  • Wimpy
  • KFC

Near Ficksburg

  • Ionia Cherry Celebration (November)
  • Ionia Cherry Farm
  • Sandstone Estates
  • Tempelhof
  • Horse trails (Moolmanshoek)
  • Polo lessons (Franshoek)
  • Bass/carp/yellow fishing

Fouriesburg (about 30 minutes)

  • Loskop Cherry Farm
  • Fourisia Cherry Farm
  • Jen Lee’s Country Shop
  • Meiringskloof Hiking (near Fouriesburg)
  • Bald Ibis Wine Farm

Lesotho (about 30 minutes)

  • AfriSki
  • Dinosaur footprints

Clocolan (about 40 minutes)

  • The Cabin Farm Stall (Restaurant and gift shops)
  • Ember Down Goose Products
  • Highland Essential Oils
  • Constantia Cherry Farm and Farmstall

Rosendal (about 40 minutes)

  • Art Gallery
  • Benjamin’s Waffles

Clarens (about 50 minutes)

  • Noah Cheese
  • Golden Gate (hiking and horse riding)
  • Nimla Spa
  • SA Marbling – textile artist

Qwa Qwa

Chain Ladder (Hike)