Bushman Valley trails


First Name - Bushman Valley trails
Phone - 082 452 8134
Website - www.bushmanvalley.com
  • Description

Ten trails which include fossils, riverine bush, view of Prince Albert from the mountain top, dry waterfall, Bushman shelters, etc.


Bushman Valley is in the Swartberg Private Nature Reserve.

  • take a hike past Bushman shelters to the Ein Gedi waterfall.
  • hike into the entrance of the Swartberg Pass and eight other routes.
  • view indigenous plants, many used by the Bushmen for food and medicine.
  • picnic and braai sites are available .
  • the lodge provides facilities for learning about the Bushmen and a shop and museum (souvenirs and refreshments).
  • camping and accommodation available.




The Sam de Beer 4×4 trail suits hikers as well.


There are three ecologically different trails:

Circular route (5km) – includes a bad lands clay pit

Mountain route (4km) with stunning views

Bain’s road bush route (5km) with an exciting diversion


A permit and the key for entrance to the route are available at Bushman Valley.