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Apr 11, 2015 - Addo Elephant Park to Cradock

Saturday 11th April 2015 Addo Elephant National Park to Cradock Packed up our bags after our fantastic stay at Addo and had breakfast, made up some lunch and headed off to the north through spectacular country, beautiful mountains and high passes, quite a few roadworks that held us up for brief periods. We arrived in Cradock at about 1pm and headed straight out to the Mountain Zebra National park about 15km from the town. This 28,000sq.km.park is very rugged and a lot drier than Addo which is considerably closer to the coast. We signed the...

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Mar 9, 2008 - Cradock Mountain Zebra National Park

To Mountain Zebra Park The Mountain Zebra Park is a 28,000 hectare park near Cradock. It is basically a large tabletop mountain with a couple of the valleys at the base. The roads for the 200km drive to the park were exceptionally good. The Campground was very wet when we arrived. A storm the night before had put a flat river of water through the park and the campers had to go to the park shelter due to hail. We had a self drive game drive on arrival. The road to the tabletop of the mountain was very steep, but paved. This was a very...

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