BERGPLAATS GAME LODGE is situated near Beaufort West in the Western Cape. Its a mere 4.5 hourse drive from Cape Town & 2.5 hours from George.

We would like to offer 20 vehicles the opportunity to come and test our new 4 x 4 routes free of charge. We will provide complimentary self catering accommodation in 1 of our lodges or make our 4 rustic Bush campsites available. Please visit our websites or for more info & photo's.

We have various routes on normal farm roads and "2 spoor" routes. The routes range from grade 2-5 and we strongly recommend only vehicles with Low range for the mountain routes.

Bergplaats has a variety of Game including Gemsbuck, Blue Wildebeest, Eland, Zebra, Blesbuck, Springbuck, Impala, Red Hartebeest, Mountain Reedbuck, Steenbuck, Klipspringer & the occassional Takbok & Kudu. We also offer something for the entire family. Addional to the various 4 x 4 routes we have a 4 day hiking trail, guided game walks, guided game drives & guided horseback game viewing.

Bergplaats is situated on 8500 hectares of pristing Karoo land & includes our very own mountain range.

We can supply meals, alcohol, firewood, ice, water etc if arranged prior to arrival. Bush camps are very basic and we only supply toilet facilities & a tap with borehole water. Bring your vehicles, 4 x 4 caravan and rooftop tents and come and enjoy the wide open spaces of the Karoo.

All we expect from you, is to rate the various routes and makes suggestions. The 2 week ends available are :

7-10 October & 14-17 October.

We will handle this on a 1st come 1st serve basis as e-mails are received. We will unfortunately not increase the no of vehicles (20) per group. You can advise if you would like exclusive use of your campsite or if you would like to make a group booking for 20 vehicles.