Info on the Dullstroom Dams:
– Town Dams – Caravan Park Main Gate
Tackle sales and hire:
or on telephone 013 254 0020
Vaid's Blue Shop
Glenshee (The Valley of the Fairies), Machadodorp. Machadodorp, on the R36, Carolina Rd.
Glenshee waters consist of 2 trout dams and a bass dam that is suitable for float tubes and kick boats. Glenshee has it’s own hatchery and the waters are stocked regularly with Rainbow and Golden trout. Day fishers are welcome. Rod fees are presently R100 per day (2010) which includes a bag of 2 trout and 2 bass. Caravan and camping facilities are available and there are club caravans available for hire.
Contact: 013 256-9349
Fly-fishing dams in other areas
If you’re looking for fly-fishing other than in the Dullstroom dams, here are some options available to you:
Still water & river fishing. Guiding & instruction. Equipment hire & tackle. Hacker’s Haven (signposted from main road) Jurassic Pond C&R trophy day waters. At the new Bird of Prey Centre just before the village coming in from Belfast is a beautiful spring fed three hectare lake. Well stocked with Rainbow and Brown trout. Stirctly catch and release, booking at the Mavungana Flyfishing Centre. Day fishing outings are on offer, with the assistance of a Mavungana guide. The rates are available from Mavungana. We also do day fishing on a beautiful farm called Onvervallei, where we own 2km of the upper Crocodile River. Fishing is entirely catch & release. High clearance or 4X4 vehicles only. Booking is essential. All rates are available from Mavungana Flyfishing.
Tel: 013 254-0270
Elandskloof Trout Dams:
Fishing in 10 dams: Rod fee includes 2 fish. Camping, chalets, pool. 9km direction Belfast, left to Machadodorp, travel for 5km.
Tel: 013 254-0136.
Dunkeld Country Estate:
Fishing available in 13 Trout Dams. Fishing permits available @ Dunkeld Reception.
Tel: 013 254-0814.
Breath taking scenery
Hiking in dullstroom
The quaint and picturesque town of Dullstroom is a popular getaway for hikers who prefer to use it as a base for exploring the surrounding area. The trails outlined below are the most popular Dullstroom hiking trails:
- The Ama Poot-Poot Trail on the Uitvlugt Ponds Game Farm.
- The Num Num Hiking Trail.
- Elangeni Hiking Trail, Waterval Boven – 1 hour’s drive from Dullstroom.