Hiking The Berakah Eco Trails
The 4th most popular hiking trail in South Africa.
Wednesday 10 August 2016 05:29 GMT
Outside of Parys near Vredefort dome, the Berakah Eco Trails have 13km of marked trails open to jeeps, ATVs, mountain bikes and hiking. The trail caters for the beginner to experienced driver, offering leisurely to adrenaline pumping experiences. The trail is divided into eight sections and each section offers its own unique challenge. The difference of this trail compared to others, lies in its diversity. The entire trail can be completed in a day. If you want to do the trail over a two day period basic overnight facilities are available.
The Berakah Eco Trails is located near Vredefort dome about 14km outside of Parys. The address is 161 Galenalaan, Kloofendal, 1724.
Directions: Follow the concrete highway N1 Johannesburg - Cape Town. Take the Sasolburg / Parys off ramp. Turn right and take road into Parys. Follow the "S" road through Parys to robot - Potchefstroom / Fochville signboard. Turn right at robot. Cross the Vaal river bridge. Follow Berakah signs and turn left to Potchefstroom (2nd road). Follow road over the mountain to next Berakah signboard turning left into dirt road. Follow dirt road for ±2km to Berakah Adventures signs. Follow Berakah Adventures signs.
Overall, Berakah Eco Trails is the 4th most popular hiking trail of all 4 hikes in South Africa.