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Stutterheim Farmers', Craft and Art Market

Created on 10 October 2016. Posted in In the press

...  with proteas and geraniums. The grounds have been designed to cater to for a range of activities, including a restaurant, pony riding and the quarterly market. The indoor area adjacent to the restaurant ...

"Mountain of Healers"

Created on 15 September 2015. Posted in In the press

... lly bloom. For over a century the southern slopes of Mt. Thomas have fallen within the Kubusie forest reserve, and have been well preserved by the Department of Forestry. Just across the boundary fenc ...

Flowering in August - Watsonia

Created on 18 August 2015. Posted in Flora of the Escape Route

...  Watsonias can be grown by seed or propagated by dividing their corms. They enjoy full sun, need well drained soil and are easy to grow. They flower from early spring to summer. Hybrids have been successfully ...

"3 ROMANTIC VALENTINE’S ESCAPES"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... drive from Cape Town, makes for an easy romantic escape. The quaint, self-catering cottage, which dates back nearly a hundred years, retains its historic charm but has been stylishly renovated with all ...

"Flyfishing in the Eastern Cape Highlands"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... plant infestation and tons of Cold Water Omo, yet they survive and even thrive a century down the line. Higher up, the streams are in a better state and looking for trout, I have been able to follow the ...

12 Amazing Facts about Amahlathi

Created on 19 May 2015. Posted in Stories of the area

... or Cyranthus family has been discovered in the Quanti area. It has been named Cyranthus macmasteri after Cameron Mc Master who found it. 5) Lions were still seen roaming near the Windvogelberg in Cathcart ...

River Lily

Created on 15 December 2014. Posted in Flora of the Escape Route

... d be affected. Flowering can be expected after 3 years. Crinum Macowenii has traditionally been used by farmers to increase the milk production of their cattle. Throughout the world Crinum species ha ...

Stationary Engine Museum

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... & Weitz engine dating back to 1905. Forgotten names like Ruston Hornsby, Wholesly, Bamford, Lister and Massey Harris are all there, saved from a scrap yard where they would have been crushed and melted ...

Rock Art Centre & Vintage Vehicle Museum

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... many, many years. The Rock Art Centre has been exquisitely built and reflects the feeling of a cave. Painted entrance walls in the exact replica of an original site, give one the first taste of what ...

Wriggleswade Dam

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... previously been farm land, the dam is full of grassy areas, rock piles, old semi submerged tree stumps and plenty of nooks and crannies where fish love to hide. To date, the record bass caught weighed ...

Gubu Dam

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... contact with the Stutterheim Trout Fishing Club and obtaining the necessary permits. At the North East end of the Dam is the Gubu Dam Caravan Park which has been established by the Department of Forestry. ...

Bird Watching

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

Due to it’s rich biodiversity Stutterheim is a must destination for bird watchers. Many species can been seen within a relatively short distance of each other due to the fact that the Amahlathi region ...

Sandile's Rest

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... ct picnic spots.  With over 80 different tree species, many of which have been named, it as a nature lover's haven while the natural wetland is home to a myriad of birds.  Mountain bikes and horses are  ...

Eagles Ridge Country House

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... honeymoon suite, is located in the main building. Each room has its own distinctive style and the bathrooms have been imaginatively decorated with mosaic art. Originally a catholic convent, the old kitchen ...

The Shire Eco Lodge

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... y for those who enjoy the outdoors.  Five years ago the idea of the Shire was born, and with much planning, effort and experimenting, these truly unique chalets have been a labour of love for Rob Scot ...

Welcome to the Escape Route

Created on 02 May 2011. Posted in Uncategorised

... A timber boardwalk has been constructed in the forest to allow less abled bodied people to also experience the wonder of the forest.To read more about the forest please click here. There is an assortment ...