Magoebaskloof Adventure

Magoebaskloof Adventures

Discover a magical place where mountain meets river and the spirit of adventure is born

Situated between Polokwane and Tzaneen, in Magoebaskloof, our adventure centre is an ideal stop over en-route to the Kruger Park, a family holiday, a corporate team-building getaway or a day out.

Quad Biking

Quad Biking
R300 per person - 1 hour
R450 per person - 2 hour

Magoebaskloof Adventures offers you daily guided quad tours for individuals, families and teams.  The specially made eco-friendly trails are designed for both the novice and advanced rider.  Wind through the paths in the indigenous forests and along the Groot Letaba River, splash across muddy sections and river crossings and climb up rocky slopes to the top of the mountain overlooking the scenic Magoebaskloof.  One and two and hour tours available. 

General Information

  • Safety : All safety briefings and equipment is provided
  • Group size : minimum of 2 people and maximum of 4 people
  • Clothing : Clients should wear old clothes and takkies/boots, bring sunglasses, sunscreen, camera and a towel
  • Fitness : A basic level of fitness and good health is required
  • Experience : Previous experience is preferred, the guides are qualified instructors
Abseiling

Abseiling
R300 per person

Our abseiling trip descends 30 meters down a smooth rock face into the majestic George’s Valley gorge, landing in the Great Letaba River, also allowing for swimming and relaxing at the bottom underneath the waterfall (in summer months only).  The trip takes approximately 2 hours and is operated in most weather conditions.  In the slightly colder winter months, guests can land on a raft so as not to get wet.  The abseil overlooks the spectacular Groot Letaba River as it journeys through rapids and waterfalls on it’s way to Tzaneen Dam.  Clients can descend down the cliff face more than once, there is a secure ladder climb where clients are clipped onto a safety rope and can climb up to the deck to abseil down again. 

General Information

  • Safety : All safety briefings and equipment is provided
  • Group size : minimum of 2 people and maximum of 10 people
  • Clothing : Clients should wear sneakers/takkies, bring sunglasses, sunscreen, camera and a towel
  • Fitness : A basic level of fitness and good health is required
  • Experience : No previous experience is required, the guides are qualified instructors
Gecko Tubing

Gecko Tubing
R300 per person

The gecko-tubing trip starts deep in the gorge at the beginning of the Great Letaba River. This adventure takes you through tranquil crystal clear waters with breathtaking views as well as through some roaring white water rapids.
The 2,5 hour trip starts with a comprehensive briefing on safety procedures and techniques.  You will be equipped with a personal flotation jacket (lifejacket), helmet and gecko tube.  Journey through gentle rapids and calm stretches of black water and test out your skills shooting down waterfalls.  If you are brave enough, there are some optional jumps from the waterfalls into crystal clear pools below.  The events will be under the supervision of highly experienced guides who will not compromise on safety while ensuring you have an enjoyable time.  Since this excursion takes place in a sensitive natural environment, group size is limited to 20 people per group per session.

General Information:

  • Safety : All safety briefings and equipment is provided.  It is essential that all particippants have a basic ability to swim.  No children under 10 years of age
  • Group size : minimum of 2 people and maximum of 20 people
  • Clothing : Clients should wear swimming costume, shorts, t-shirt, sneakers/takkies/aqua shoes, bring sunscreen, camera (waterproof) and a towel and dry change of clothes
  • Fitness : A basic level of fitness and good health is required
  • Experience : Previous experience is preferred, the guides are qualified instructors

 

Kloofing

Kloofing
R300 per person

Kloofing in the scenic George’s Valley gorge is for the more adventurous! Explore, float and swim down sections of peaceful water as well as experience bum sliding, rock hopping, hiking, abseiling and waterfall jumping into breathtaking pools! Not for the feint hearted!  The 2.5 hour trip starts with 3 warm up jumps of 2m and 6m and then progresses to a 22m jump with the option to abseil down the side.  Qualified guides accompany customers at all times and provide clear instructions for jumping and abseiling.  If this is not enough, there is another 9m jump followed by an 18m jump, also with options to abseil.
All waterfall jumps are into huge deep crystal clear pools and have been safely set up by the guides.  An experience never to be forgotten!


Canopy Tours



The Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour
R450.00 includes light refreshments, transport, lunch, guides, equipment.

Experience the thrill of sliding through the forest on a 2,5 hour Tarzan and Jane style adventure!  Canopy Tours take people up into a previously inaccessible realm of nature whereby platforms built high within the upper level of indigenous forests or against the cliffs of ancient mountains are joined by spectacular ‘foefie’ type cable slides high above the sparkling river and forest floor.

The Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour has thirteen platforms which have all been individually designed and built overlooking the spectacular Groot Letaba River.  Enjoy flying along the slides or relax and absorb the tranquility of your natural surroundings while on each platform.  Journey through the ecology and geology as trained guides describe facts about the fauna and flora.  The Letaba River gorge is home to a wide variety of plant, animal and birdlife – watch out for the Giant Kingfisher.
Great for the whole family, nature lovers, thrill seekers and corporate groups.

General Information

  • Safety : All safety briefings and equipment is provided.  From ages 7 to 70
  • Group size : minimum of 2 people and maximum of 8 people
  • Clothing : Clients should wear comfortable pants/shorts and sneakers/takkies, bring sunglasses, sunscreen and camera
  • Fitness : A basic level of fitness and good health is required
  • Experience : No previous experience is required, the guides are qualified instructors

Paintball

Paintball
R100 per person including equipment and 50 bullets, R50 extra 50 bullets.

Most people say the start of paintball was lumberjacks that used a single shot air gun, with a paintball to mark trees for cutting.  Next thing you know, lumberjacks are hiding behind the trees shooting at each other, and paintball was born!
Our paintball course is situated in the sun-shafted glades of the indigenous forest.  Games will normally be in the 5 against 5, or 8 against 8 type numbers.  Rules for playing paintball vary, but can include capture the flag, elimination, defending or attacking a particular point or area, or capturing objects of interest hidden in the playing area.  Depending on the variant played, games can last from seconds to hours. 

General Information

  • Safety : All safety briefings and equipment is provided
  • Group size : minimum of 6 people and maximum of 16 people
  • Clothing : Clients should wear old clothes and sneakers/takkies, bring sunglasses, sunscreen and a camera
  • Fitness : A basic level of fitness and good health is required
  • Experience : No previous experience is required, the guides are qualified instructors

Stuff to know


  • Indemnity : All clients will need to sign an indemnity on commencement of the adventure, all additional standard terms and conditions apply
  • Bookings : Made in advance and are subject to availability, 100% deposit required
  • Cancellations : 14-21 days 50% fee, 7-14 days 75% fee, 1-6 days 100% fee or can be moved to another available date


Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour and Magoebaskloof Adventures
Limpopo Province
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Tel: +27 (0) 83 866 1546
Email: adventures@thabametsi.com

www.magoebaskloofcanopytour.co.za and www.thabametsi.com