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Activity Special at Natural High

Created on 06 June 2017. Posted in Specials

Place: Natural High Date: now - end 2017 Bookings made by those staying at Escape Route establishments are eligable to do both archery and abseiling (from 7.2m tower) for only R50 per person (+- 2 hours) ...

Stutterheim Farmers', Craft and Art Market

Created on 10 October 2016. Posted in In the press

... e clothing stall. Lisa is the only person I have met that has purchased goods at a market on lay-bye! Presumably she paid them off as she made sales. She is a qualified aromatherapist who sells a ran ...

Wattlechop

Created on 17 June 2016. Posted in Accommodation

... to the Indigenous forest, making it a peacefull and exciting getaway. Only 80 km from East London, 110 km from Queenstown, and approximately 350 km from Port Elizabeth.  With Wattle Chop's beautiful ...

A Short History of Stutterheim

Created on 13 October 2015. Posted in Stories of the area

...  officer, who commenced building a large mansion which was never finished owing to his return to Germany on urgent private business, after only eight months in this country. There were hopes of von Stutterhei ...

The Khologha Boardwalk - When Dreams Become Reality.

Created on 28 September 2015. Posted in Stories of the area

In October 2006, Stan Dugmore, who runs the Forest Way Outdoor Outreach programme in Stutterheim was inspired by a small, wheelchair bound school girl. Little Brodie Moodie was only in Grade 1 at the ...

Cyrtanthus

Created on 15 September 2015. Posted in Flora of the Escape Route

... exceptionally beautiful species. The best known is the scarlet form of Cyrtanthus elatus, commonly known as the George lily, originally from the southern Cape and now grown world-wide for its cut flowers. ...

"Mountain of Healers"

Created on 15 September 2015. Posted in In the press

... d to be a mountain frequented by lynx, leopard and wild cat, hunted for their magic qualities. These cats were very crafty, and so it was only the witchdoctors who ventured there, beating their drums  ...

"3 ROMANTIC VALENTINE’S ESCAPES"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... Cabin, Limpopo, Louis Trichardt / Makhado If you fancy a romantic bubble bath for two under the stars, with only the low call of owls around you, Igababa Cabin is just the place. Situated below the mountains ...

"Once upon a forest – Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... it everyday.”   Property Peep Stutterheim’s third supermarket recently opened its doors not far from the town’s only traffic light on the N6, and there’s a provincial hospital, private pharmacy ...

"The N6 Route - East London to Thomas River"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

Buffalo city 360- Winter Edition 2015 From Buffalo City, it’s only a short trip to Stutterheim but there is much to see and do for the whole family while the outdoor adventurer in particular is more ...

"Flyfishing in the Eastern Cape Highlands"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... Only when I was a fly rod length from the bubbling brook did I see it hidden in the grass. Downstream it opened into a tiny pool the size of half a bathroom. I crouched low, unclipped the fly from its ...

12 Amazing Facts about Amahlathi

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

1) The indigenous forest at Stutterheim is the second largest expanse of natural forest in South Africa. 2) Amahlathi is the only place in the world where 3 species of cycads grow in vast colonies, in ...

Cata Chalets

Created on 01 December 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... is also a full kitchen provided for large parties or a wonderful, covered braai area where you can enjoy the striking vistas. There is plenty to do while visiting this area. Not only are there wonderful ...

Cata Community Museum

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... stands the community museum- unique in South African that it is the only museum that tells the story of rural land dispossession and the community’s successful struggle for restitution. Inside visitors ...

Stationary Engine Museum

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... doors of the museum to the public for the first time. Only then was the best kept secret of Stutterheim revealed. Word got around and the public flocked to the museum to look in amazement at the shiny, ...

Bird Watching

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... amatola toad (Bufo amatolicus) and many rare species of cycads (probably the only place in South Africa where three species can be seen together – Encephalartos princeps, Encephalartos frederici and Encephalartos ...

Sandile's Rest

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... reserve sits nestled at the foot of Mount Kemp. Only a short 20 km's from Stutterheim and one hour from East London and the Indian Ocean, Sandile's Rest offers the discerning traveler a delightful bre ...

Hornbills Forest Getaway

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... multitude of natural beauty. Across the striking garden lies the Cumakhala River where one crosses the bridge and enters the indigenous Xholora Forest. Hornbills Forest Cottages feels secluded but is only ...

The Croft Cottages

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... with outstanding vistas of the mountains across the meadow. Only 7km from Stutterheim and situated right on the edge of the indigenous Kologha Forest, the Croft Cottages comprises 3 fully equipped cottages, ...

The Shire Eco Lodge

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... g the art of bending wood for the shaped ribs of the chalet and after many trials, lamination was found not only to be the solution but also a fascinating art! Care to detail sets this venue apart as ea ...