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Otter Trail: know before you go

Across wild beaches and up steep cliffs, the Otter Trail in Garden Route National Park rewards you with the...

Get to know the bashful brown hyena

Due to its nocturnal habits and retiring manner, the brown hyena often escapes attention, but this shaggy-haired scavenger deserves...

Meet the man who ran 1000km for conservation

A man with sheer determination and a passion for conservation. That is how you can describe Rob le Brun,...

Stay between the flowers

With winter rains triggering spring blooms, now’s the time to plan your flower trip. Stay among the blooms at...

Win a thrilling ziplining experience worth R1,790!

Picture soaring above unspoilt wilderness, the breeze in your hair. If the adrenalin rush of ziplining sounds like fun,...
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Otter Trail: know before you go
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Get to know the bashful brown hyena
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Meet the man who ran 1000km for conservation
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Stay between the flowers
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Win a thrilling ziplining experience worth R1,790!

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Trails

Otter Trail: know before you go

Across wild beaches and up steep cliffs, the Otter Trail in Garden Route National Park rewards you with the enchanting views. If you want to make the most of the Otter’s theatrical scenery and demanding challenges, it’s best to be prepared. We’ve got the low-down on what to consider before you book this multi-day hike.

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Magazine

Wild 47 preview

We are celebrating winter (yes, not escaping it, but embracing the cold season) with an issue that’s jam-packed, overloaded and bursting its seams with adventure and trip suggestions.

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Photo Stories

Thrilling Kgalagadi lion chase

No animal is safe when there is lion in the surrounds, not even when the predator is lying up during the heat of the day. A scorching hot day in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park spelled trouble for wildebeest visiting a waterhole.

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Thrilling wildlife sightings to inspire a trip in 2019

These adrenaline-pumping photos from Wild parks will have you planning your own trip in no time. You could be featured in 2019!

Wellness in the wilds

Spending time in nature is a fantastic way to re-centre and rejuvenate. From a yoga retreat to a soothing spa experience – escape to these unspoilt wild places to...