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4x4 routes through Southern Africa. ISBN 9781770262904

4x4 routes through Southern Africa. ISBN 9781770262904

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‘4x4 Routes through Southern Africa’ takes a detailed look at 20 great 4x4 routes across Southern Africa from the popular Cederberg and Richtersveld regions of South Africa to the Namib Desert in Namibia and East to Lesotho and Mozambique, even as far afield as Tanzania.

Each of the 20 routes are described in vast detail with contributions from reputable 4x4 operators, giving the book a unique perspective with descriptions as seen through the eyes of local experts.

Each chapter contains a detailed day-by-day description of a 4x4 route together with maps, colour images and GPS waypoints for use in conjunction with any GPS navigation system. The book is also jam-packed with information about the local fauna & flora and includes interesting facts about each of the regions travelled as well as tourist information and accommodation listings to help plan an overnight stay.

For the serious adventurer – each chapter indicates specific vehicle requirements, a kit checklist, road conditions & warnings, multi-day trails with expert advice, special vehicle driving skills required, self-sufficiency ratings and detailed distance charts for each route.

‘4x4 Routes through Southern Africa’ includes a FREE bonus CD with downloadable GPS tracks of all the routes, a digital packing list and PDF format maps.

‘4x4 Routes through Southern Africa’ takes a detailed look at 20 great 4x4 routes across Southern Africa from the popular Cederberg and Richtersveld regions of South Africa to the Namib Desert in Namibia and East to Lesotho and Mozambique, even as far afield as Tanzania.

Each of the 20 routes are described in vast detail with contributions from reputable 4x4 operators, giving the book a unique perspective with descriptions as seen through the eyes of local experts.

Each chapter contains a detailed day-by-day description of a 4x4 route together with maps, colour images and GPS waypoints for use in conjunction with any GPS navigation system. The book is also jam-packed with information about the local fauna & flora and includes interesting facts about each of the regions travelled as well as tourist information and accommodation listings to help plan an overnight stay.

For the serious adventurer – each chapter indicates specific vehicle requirements, a kit checklist, road conditions & warnings, multi-day trails with expert advice, special vehicle driving skills required, self-sufficiency ratings and detailed distance charts for each route.

‘4x4 Routes through Southern Africa’ includes a FREE bonus CD with downloadable GPS tracks of all the routes, a digital packing list and PDF format maps.

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IntroductionOverview map of 4X4 routes8Chapter 1 Crossing the Cederberg Tankwa to Sandveld10
ceres
 
kagga kamma
old postal route
biedouw valley 
 wuppertal 
kromrivier
boegoeberg
lambert 
s bay 
 jakkalskloof rail 
kleintafelberg
piketberg
Chapter 2 The West Coast !Kwha ttu to Hondeklipbaai and beyond2
paternoster
 
lambert 
s bay 
beach camp
buffelsrivier trail 
Chapter 3 The Richtersveld a place of great splendour34
steinkopf
 
sendelingsdrif
de hoop
richtersberg
kokerboomkloof
eksteenfontein
 vioolsdrif
Chapter 4 – Khaudum and Mamili – explore the remote parks of the Caprivi Strip44
grootfontein
 
 tsumkwe
nyae nyae plains
ikereti
khaudum
ngepi
mudumu and mamili
kongola or katima mulilo
Chapter 5 The Kaokoland an inhospitable wonderland54
kamanjab
 
opuwo
kunene river lodge
enyandi
epupa
 van zyl 
s pass
otjinhungwa
marble mine
purros
hoanib river
 warmquelle
Chapter 6 The Namaqua Eco-Trail an Orange River odyssey4
pofadder
 
pella
gaudom
kamgab
 vioolsdrif
 xaimanip mouth
ierhoek 
holgat river
alexander bay 
Chapter 7 Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park the place of great thirst4
upington
 
 wee rivieren
nossob
mabuasehube
kuruman
Chapter 8 Central Kalahari Game Reserve a true African wilderness84
khama rhino sanctuary 
 
deception valley 
piper
pan
bape amp
khutse
Chapter 9 Faces of the Namib the worlds oldest desert4
solitaire
 
homeb
kuiseb river canyon
conception bay 
meob bay 
lifantsbad
langewand
 walvis bay 
Chapter 10 Tanzania Wildebeest Migration104
casa lisa
 
 vilanculos
casa msika
cahora bassa
lilongwe
chitimba
iringa
dar es salaam
zanzibar
arusha
karatu
ngorongoro
 
crater
seronera
mara river
korogwe
baobab valley 
mbeya
kapishya hot prings
lusaka
livingstone
kasane
chobe
Chapter 11 Northeastern Botswana a drive on the wild side116
maun
 
moremi
dizhana r mankwe
khwai river
savuti
ihaha
kasane
hunters road
elephant sands
baines
baobabs
Chapter 12 Angola scenic inland and coastal splendours126
calueque border
 
ahama
humpata
catata nova
uaco ungo
pedras negras
luanda
sumbe
lobito
praia de inga
baia das
 
pipas
flamingo lodge
lake arco
ruacana
Chapter 13 Liuwa Plains, Western Zambia136
kwanokeng
 
nata
kasane
chobe
kabula iger lodge
barotse flood plains
liuwa
senanga
Chapter 14 Zimbabwe a journey of the unexpected146
mabalauta
 
hlaro amp
hilojo cliffs
 troutbeck inn
harare
hinhoyi
mana pools
kariba
matusadona
sinamatella
mandavu dam
hwange main camp
Chapter 15 Southern Mozambique tropical paradise on Africa’s eastern coast158
maputo
 
inhambane
ofo
paindane reefs
maxixe
ponta malongane
ponta do ouro
kosi bay 
Chapter 16 Transkei Wild Coast168
morgans bay 
 
ebe
 wesa
anchorage hotel 
port st johns
mbotyi
Chapter 17 Great Limpopo Soutpansberg and mythical Venda lore178
louis richardt 
(
makhado
)
 
buzzard mountain retreat 
camp mangwela
shirovha
nwanedi
shipise hot spring resort 
Chapter 18 Tracing the Molopo River one of Africas ancient rivers188
upington
 
 van zylsrus
loch maree
kakamas
riemvasmaak 
augrabies
daberas
Chapter 19 – The Old Ox-wagon Route – a pioneering experience in the Southern Cape198
harkerville
 
urchell 
s rail 
louvain
attaquaskloof
bonniedale
heidelberg
Chapter 20 Lesotho Kwahlamba, the barrier of spears208
himeville
 
sani pass
mokhotlong
lost valley of khubelu
 james pass
crusader amp
katse dam
lejone amp
camp running
 
 water
moteng pass
caledonspoort 
Packing list218Responsible behaviour and off-road etiquette220Author information222
Contents
 
see detailed map on page 76
 
 top 10 attractions of this trip
Exploring the rst ormally declared transrontier park in Arica
Wide open spaces
The red sand dunes
The magnicent black-maned Kalahari lion
Endless photographic opportunities
Camping in the wild
Spectacular thunderstorms in summer months
Watching the nightlie around the water hole rom the hide at Nossob Camp
Sitting around the camp re listening tothe sounds o the wild
Star-lled Kalahari skies
b Simon Stedmn
 
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