Water Skiing in Berg River, Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa

Water temperatures:
30°C/86°F in the summer, Lower 20°C/68°F in the winter
Best months for skiing:
Winter time
Without doubt, Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, boasting striking mountains, a long stretch of the Atlantic Ocean coastline and an intriguing working harbour. Located at the shores of Table Bay in the Western Cape province of South Africa, it enjoys an ocean Mediterranean climate with mild moderately wet winters and dry warm summers.

One of the amazing water ski resort is at the 20 km/12 mi  Great Berg River. Located half way between and Clan William, it offers amazing water skiing experience there can ever be. Water conditions are conditions attribute even more to the excitement. During summer, water temperatures get to 30°C/86°F while in the winter the water temperature is at the lower 20°C/68°F.

There are daily pre-booked depatures from Cape Town to the ski resort. Once there, after a brief intro and change of clothes, you head 10 km/6 mi up the river to glass like flat water for the ultimate experience. Best skiing time at the resort is during winter with the mirror like that you can see your shadow very clearly!!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Johannesburg
1398 km / 386.7 mi, 14 hrs 22 mins
Follow N1 running north east through Johannesburg to Bloemfontein in to Cape Town.
BY CAR FROM Greater Plettenberg Bay
558 km / 346.7 mi, 6 hrs 19 mins
Follow N2 through to George and Sommerset West in to Cape Town.
Cape Town International Airport,
54.3 km / 33.7 mi

Cape Town’s main train station is located in the city centre, on the corner of Adderley Street and Strand Street. All trains to or from Cape Town arrive and depart from here.


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