Who Are Friends Of Kloofendal?

Friends of Kloofendal is a non-profit organisation, founded in August 2002. The organisation focuses upon environment and community projects and activities within Kloofendal Nature Reserve. FrOK consists of dedicated guides and volunteers who use their wide variety of knowledge to promote conservation through guided walks, educational events and school programmes. Projects include alien invasive plant eradication, bird hide maintenance and historical gold mine maintenance.

Kloofendal Nature Reserve general information

Are you looking for general information on Kloofendal Nature Reserve such as opening and closing times, facilities and how to book reserve facilities?

All events begins from the Ecological Centre in Kloofendal Nature Reserve.  Please aim to be at the reserve 15 minutes before the event start time. Events will go ahead regardless of the weather and loadshedding. For queries, please contact the Friends of Kloofendal (phone, WhatsApp) on 079 693-5608. 

December 2022 Holiday Programme

The Friends of Kloofendal Holiday program is run by qualified field guides, Monday 19th December until Thursday 22nd December, and is suitable for children between 6 and 12 years of age. Bookings can be made for specific days at R200 per child.

  • Monday 19th Dec – Explore Wetland.
  • Tuesday 20th Dec – Explore Dam.
  • Wednesday 21st Dec – Explore Dassie Trail.
  • Thursday 22nd Dec – Bundu Bash Adventure.

For queries, please contact the Friends of Kloofendal (phone, WhatsApp) on 079 693-5608.

Need a map to the hiking trails?

Kloofendal Nature Reserve offers hiking trails of up to 4km. Mix and match the trails for a longer walk if you prefer. All hiking trails are family friendly and accessible for the reasonably fit. 

Schools Programme

The Friends of Kloofendal Schools Programme focusses upon creating an awareness and fascination for the natural environment, an understanding of how it functions, how we depend on it, and the need for us to respect and conserve it. The programme supports teachers by enriching the learning experiences for all grades.

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