3-Night Karoo Cycling Breakaway

Scenic challenging gravel road cycling on a 12 000 hectare Karoo farm where 20 8 – 14 guests (sharing). More than 200km scenic gravel roads on a 15 000 hectare Karoo farm where 2000 head of antelope roam.   Will be a great challenge for elite cyclists, serious degree of technical skill required at times.  Based at BloemhofKaroo, a […]

KAROOSCAPES 5-night CYCLING BREAKAWAY

5 NIGHT CYCLING BREAKAWAY ON A KAROO FARM    NEAR RICHMOND, NORTHERN CAPE Karooscapes  is ideal for 8 – 14 guests    (sharing). The private reserve covers 15 000 hectares where more than 2000 head of antelope roam. There are around 200 km of gravel roads;  suitable for elite cyclists,  some very rocky steep terrain, which will be challenging and require technical skill.  Also […]

House of Sorrow

EXCERPTS FROM MANNA IN THE DESERT: I absolutely love the writings from Alfred de Jager Jackson’s book, MANNA IN THE DESERT, originally published in 1920.    Their farm in the Karoo “where you find rest for the body and comfort for the troubled soul” had been in their family for generations. Alfred’s insights, descriptions and tales […]