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When making a visit to the small town of Clarens there are several trails in and around the area for you to enjoy.
That offer magnificent views some are short roughly half an hour while some take several hours. But all are developed and maintained by the Clarens Village Conservancy.
A registered Non-Profit Organisation which actively promotes projects to improve the environment around Clarens working in conjunction with the local municipality to manage the nature reserve area.
Clarens Village Conservancy consists of a group of people, homeowners and businesses who together look after the town’s natural resources land, water, energy and plants so that everyone may enjoy them.
In the town that’s today a tourist attraction and capital of everything from adventure to art. With its ‘claim’ of the most trees in the Free State, scenic backdrops of the Maluti Mountain and Rooiberge, quiet demeanor and ever flowing rivers. The beauty of nature is abundant in the town that’s a ‘jewel’ of the Eastern Free State.
On the conservancy trails get to enjoy all this abundance that the town is known for of lovely views and a walk that can turn out to be a game watch. Such as at the Kloof and Dam Walk where you can spot various wildlife in the area through their 1km walk that, roughly takes an hour to complete. You can also walk around the dam to see water birds.
On this trail get to walk your dogs or to stretch the legs just as with the Spruit Walk this route is essentially to stretch your legs or walk the dog and wanders along the Clarens Spruit past the Oldwood scrubforest and through a poplar and cedar plantation.
While a steep climb during the Kloof Mountain Trail, a 4.5 km walk that’s roughly takes three hours is worth it. As then you’re rewarded with great views out over the village, Mount Horeb and the Maluti.
The routes include:
- Leucosidea Trail – 2 km, roughly 1.5 hours
- Mallen Walk – 1-3 km, roughly 1 hour
- Sandstone Koppie-Maluti View – 300 m, half an hour
- Scilla Walk – 2.5 km, roughly an hour
There’s so much more to Clarens than its picturesque setting.
Add some simmer to your road trip with its many activities to get up to. White water rafting, Quad bikes, Zipline, Abseiling, Paintball, Archery, Putt Putt, Rock climbing wall.
Stunning scenery, fascinating sandstone formations, game and even fossil remains make for an awesome hiking experience. Mountain bike trails for mountain bikers looking for a challenge there are circular trails that provide for difficult to extreme trails.
But if all of this sounds a bit daunting and you don’t know where to start, you can opt for Clarens Xtreme Private Tours who can plan your tour. It’s really great when things can be done with the least amount of delay or difficulty.
If you’ve not done any of the fun stuff to do in Clarens before and you’re wanting to know what there was to do in Clarens. Or even if you’re wondering how to go about doing all of these activities in Clarens you’ll look to Clarens Xtreme Private Tours.
An adventure based company working from Clarens which provides a guided platform for visitors to experience these activities in the town. Clarens Xtreme will provide for a thoroughly enjoyable introduction to these activities.
Through their services you can get guides that are very professional and experienced in the various activities. Especially when it comes to those adventures that will get your adrenaline pumping.
You can go on enduro trails in groups, whether for team building purposes or for a variety of day tours. Whether if you choose to go with their daily calendar or custom build an experience to your liking.
Clarens Xtreme Private Tours introduces you to the adventure and tourism capital of the Free State, by organising an outdoor excursion to remember. That’s great for both young and old Clarens Xtreme knows no boundaries.
Whether if it’s that you’d like to enjoy challenging paintball games, hanging off cliffs or a splash in the Ash River for white Water Rafting. Or maybe something quiet like their day tour into Lesotho or an introduction to the town’s local Culture.
Clarens Xtreme Private Tours doesn’t allow you to sit back and wonder what to do but to rather get ready for your next adventure. And assist you to create wonderful memories of your vacation.