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Human Tree in the Tsitsikamma Forest

Tsitsikamma Forest Guard Come and experience for yourself the 450-500 year old “Forest Guard” in Stormsriver. The 450 to 500 year old Forest Guard sleeps during daytime and is ready to guard the Tsitsikamma indigenous forest a night. You will be amazed by the Human Tree in Stormriver. Woodcutters Journey Through the Tsitsikamma Indigenous Forest The Tsitsikamma indigenous forest takes you back to a time where the forest was “home” to hunter gatherers and their existence in the forest. Discover how the forest lives and breathe the sounds of birds like the Knysna Loerie and Green Wood Hoopoes. Discover nature at its purest on our “Woodcutters Journey”. Pre bookings are essential and subject to availability.

Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures

Tsitikamma Falls Adventures Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures The Tsitsikamma Falls Adventure Park is situated 8km from the Storms River Bridge on the N2 towards Port Elizabeth. Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures offer spectacular Zipeline adventure slides across the Kruis River. They are open 365 days a year and operate in all weather conditions. Zipline Tours in Tsitsikamma The eight slides, of which the longest is 211m, zigzag along cables across the river gorge, as high as 50m above the water in some places. Each section presents its own surprises, adventure, wonders and beautiful views over indigenous Tsitsikamma fauna and flora. Users can control the speed of their descent, allowing them to stop mid cable to take in some of the awesome views over the waterfalls. The guides on these Zipline Tours provide interesting commentary about the area as patrons traverse the gorge and waterfalls. This is a dry activity and rain suites will be provided when necessary. Children 3 years and older can partake in this action packed adventure thrill. Children and the timid are allowed to slide in tandem with parents or with a guide. Rates at Tsitskamma Falls Adventures   R 350.00 per person Special rates for tour groups Booking essential […]

Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour

Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours is a unique Eco Wilderness Adventure The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour© is a unique Eco-wilderness adventure that takes place in the magnificent Tsitsikamma indigenous rainforest.  The first of its kind in Africa, the canopy tour involves traversing from one platform to another along a steel cable suspended up to 30 meters above the forest floor. Most platforms are located in giant Outeniqua Yellowwood trees. The scenery and bird life is spectacular and professional guides provide interesting facts about the forest ecology during the 2½ to 3 hours Slide from Tree to Tree Through the Tsitsikamma Forest Hold your breath as you slide from tree to tree through the Tsitsikamma Forest, stopping at each new platform while your guides tell you a little more about the surrounding ecology. If you are fortunate you will spot a pair of Knysna Loeries or the brilliant red plumage of the elusive Narina Trogon. Whatever happens, were quite sure you`ll want to do it all over again! Fufi Slides in Tsitsikamma The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour consists of ten platforms and ten “fufi” slides with the longest slide of 100m! About 2 1/2 hours later you exit the forest, having undertaken […]

Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey

Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey Stormsriver Adventures in the heart of the Tsitsikamma Forest Stormsriver Adventures is a professional adventure and activity company based in Stormsriver Village in the heart of the Tsitsikamma Forest. At the adventure centre you can choose between the worlds renowned Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours, Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey and Guided Hikes. Team building options also available. Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey Join the Stormsriver Adventures team on a Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey. Journey down the old Storms River pass and experience the indigenous forest from the comfort of a specially designed vehicle. Follow the elephant trail down to the water, passing tree ferns, stinkwoods, yellowwoods and many other tree species, whilst hearing about the history of the area and the local flora and fauna. Watch out for a glimpse of the elusive Narnia Trogan and the Knysna Loerie. Stop and relax where wagons since the last century have been and enjoy a light lunch or tea next to the Storms River. Departure times vary to meet your schedules. Important Information on the Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey When planning your visit to Stormsriver and going on the Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey there is important information you have to keep in mind.  Departure times: Morning Tea: […]

Tree Top Canopy Tours

Tree Top Canopy Tours – Storms River The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour  at the Storms river is the first of its kind in Africa The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour  at the Storms river is the first of its kind in Africa. The tour takes place in the magnificent Tsitsikamma Forest with most of the platforms built around giant Outeniqua Yellowwoods up to 700 years old. Standing within the crown of these giants and looking down at the lush forest floor thirty metres below is an unforgettable experience. Slide from tree to tree through the Tsitsikamma  forest Hold your breath as you slide from tree to tree through the Tsitsikamma  forest, stopping at each new platform while your guides tell you a little more about the surrounding ecology. If you are fortunate you will spot a pair of Knysna Loeries or the brilliant red plumage of the elusive Narina Trogon. Whatever happens, were quite sure youll want to do it all over again! The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour consists of ten platforms and ten slides with the longest slide of 100m! The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour consists of ten platforms and ten slides with the longest slide of 100m! About three hours later you exit […]