RIETVLEI NATURE RESERVE
Rietvlei Dam is situated to the south east of Pretoria therefore ideally situated within easy reach of people living in Gauteng. The reserve has been in existence for a long time and numerous activities have been added during this time, which include hiking, game drives and camping.
The reserve offers a 10km (4 hour) day walk (10-15 people) and a 21km (2 day) overnight hike (6-8 people). Starting friday afternoon and ending sunday afternoon. Facilities include two overnight huts with beds, mattresses, hot/cold water, limited cooking utensils and firewood. The route has a number of historical structures such as British embankments used during the occupation of Pretoria.
Game species that can be found in the reserve are: Rhino, Buffalo, Hippo, Cheetah, Eland, Red Hartebeest, Black Wildebeest, Zebra, Ostrich, Blesbok, Springbok, Reedbok, Waterbuck, Steenbok, Duiker, Oribi, Jackal, Hyaena etc