The beauty of a self-catering holiday is that you are free to do as as you please. Want to sleep in and not worry about missing breakfast? Sure you can. Want to enjoy that breakfast for lunch rather? No problem! Want to explore your surroundings at a time that’s convenient for your family? Absolutely! We…

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Every year, the Karkloof hosts a number of sporting events ranging from Mountain Biking (think Karkloof Classic, Karkloof Trailblazer etc.) to trail running and the internationally renowned Midmar Mile. The most epic trail running event in KZN – if not in South Africa – has to be the Three Cranes Challenge. A three day staged trail…

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The Karkloof Conservation Centre recently arranged an outing for some local birders, lead by respected guides Dave and Sally Johnson.  The sun shone bright as our little group of 10 met up in the car park at Rockwood Forest Lodge where Dave gave an insightful introduction into the Karkloof forests. Having been warned that our…

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No timing, no race packs, no no prize giving. Just good quality single track and forest riding in the Karkloof Valley. Self-Catering accommodation available at any of our four lodges for the Sunday night. Sappi Karkloof Trailblazer, 23 November 2014.

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