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Gecko Rock Eco Adventure 4×4 Trails, Touws River

Gecko Rock Eco Adventure 4x4 TrailDepending on your experience, you can choose the hand-built, grade-four trail or the more scenic grade-two drive, which is suitable for 4x2s. Ideally you should try both.

A qualified guide leads groups. If you want to do the tougher nine-kilometre route, you’ll have to demonstrate your abilities at the test terrain beforehand.

Vehicles must have good ground clearance, low-range and a diff lock is recommended.

The 12-kilometre one-hour trail is great for novice drivers and there’s a training course for 4×4 drivers.

Gecko Rock Eco Adventure 4x4 Trail, Touws RiverGetting there: From Touws River, pass the Bloutoring tumoff and continue for 25 kilometres. Tum left at the Gecko Rock sign.

Where to stay: There are two campsites from R65 a person a night. The selfcatering cottage (sleeps two to four) is R275 for two (R50 for each extra person, max four).

Who to contact: Tel 023-358-9902, email Or Website.

Read Getaway Magazine’s Article on all the best 4×4 Trails in South Africa

More info on the town of Touwsrivier More info on the Central Karoo area

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