Gariep Dam Nature ReserveGariep Dam
Located on the Orange River in a gorge at the entrance to the Ruigte Valley, is the Gariep Dam Nature Reserve. The dam is the largest in South Africa expanding over 36 487 hectares. The dam is open to water sports including angling, canoeing, boating and skiing. The reserve has the largest number of Springbok in the country. The Gariep Dam Nature Reserve's tranquillity and beauty is a must for those seeking break from the rush of life.