Hell's Gate is located in the South of Lake Naivasha and at about 90 km/55 mi in the northwest of Nairobi City. It covers an area of 68 km²/26.25 mi² and at 1900 m/6233 ft above sea level. Some of the highlights are the Fischer's tower, Central tower and Hell's Gate gorge. Although there is a wide variety of wildlife, the spot is famous for its variety of bird species including vultures, verreaux's eagles, swifts and augur buzzards.
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Mountain Biking in Willowmore, Baviaanskloof, Eastern Cape South Africa
The area is characterized by a marvelous craggy beauty with spectacular land forms, diverse plants and a variety of animals.The climate at the Baviaanskloof is temperate with winters similar to the Mediterranean. The spot is considered to be a paradise for adventurous and adrenaline junkies.
Allow yourself to go back in time when life was slow and peaceful by going for a mountain bike tour at the Baviaanskloof. The spot’s mountain biking trail is a contrast of paradise with mountains offset against Karoo plains and magnificent green valleys. Configuration is characterized by a fierce 180 km/111.8 mi through the valley and some out and back return options.
Generally the terrain consists of river crossings, dense woods, and eroded gravel roads. During summer, the weather temperature can reach up to 40°C/104°F while the winter it ranges from 0- 28°C/32-82.40°F.
Relevant activites based in South Africa
This 2-3 hour adventure is the most popular adventure activity where you can experience the best that Tsitsikamma offers! If you are keen to explore deeper into the Storms River Gorge, and experience the deep, long, quiet pools with ancient forests and deep caves then the kayak and lilo trip is for you!