The Official Welgevonden Game Reserve Website

 

 

 

Welgevonden Game Reserve lies in the Waterberg plateau,
just north of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Our guests enjoy unlimited traversing through the 34,850ha reserve and experience an environment where biodiversity conservation and game viewing are managed in harmony.
 
 

Maps and Directions to Welgevonden

Directions below, or click maps for enlargements that you can print out.

Local Map:



Gate Map:
Take the N1 north out of Johannesburg/Pretoria. Just over 120 km after Pretoria find the Kranskop toll Plaza. Take the R33 off-ramp at the toll plaza (keep in the left hand lane) to Modimolle / Nylstroom.

Drive straight through Modimolle/Nylstroom on the R33 towards Vaalwater. Drive straight through Vaalwater on the R510 towards Thabazimbi.

  • To go to Welgevonden Main Gate: Follow the R510 for 24 km after leaving Vaalwater, the gate is on your left hand side (look out for the sign "Welgevonden Main Gate")
    (GPS S 24° 12.150’ E 027° 54.099’)
  • To go to Welgevonden South Gate: Follow the R510 for 6 km after leaving Vaalwater, turn left on the Bakkerspas dirt road, follow it for 34 km, the gate is on your right hand side (look out for sign “Welgevonden South Gate")
    (GPS S 24° 23.164’  E 027° 50.843’ )
  • To go to Welgevonden East Gate: Follow the R510 for 13 km after leaving Vaalwater, turn left on the little dirt road (look out for sign “Welgevonden East Gate"), follow it for 11 km.
    (GPS S 24° 17.837” E 027° 55.283’)
  • To go to Welgevonden West Gate: Follow the R510 for 47 km after leaving Vaalwater, turn left on the Schoongelegen dirt road, follow it for 17 km, the gate is on your left hand side (look out for sign “Welgevonden West Gate")
     (GPS S 24° 14.586’ E 027° 43.080’)

 

NB: Airstrips
All aircraft intending landing on Welgevonden are required to request and receive permission to land on Welgevonden Game Reserve. Two gravel landing strips are available on the reserve and numerous lodges have private helipads. The Welgevonden Game Reserve - Landing Procedure can be downloaded by clicking here.

Weather

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Welgevonden Wild Flowers

wild flowers

Click here to view and identify wild flowers photographed at Welgevonden. They are conveniently grouped by flower colour

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