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Towns:
Nuwerus, Bitterfontein, Kliprand, Rietpoort, Molsvlei, Stofkraal


Other Routes:
Crayfish Route
Diamond Coast Route
Richtersveld Route
Kamieskroon Mountain Route
Nama Route



Hardeveld Multi-purpose
Tourism Centre

Tel: 027 - 6427335
Fax: 027 - 6427334
hardeveldtour@telkomsa.net

Kliprand

ATTRACTIONS

Kliprand is situated in the Bushmanland, with its spacious grassy plains surrounded by mountains. Quiver trees stud the rocky hills that is frequented by klipspringers that can often be seen from the road.

Handcraft:
The Kliprand Senior Citizens Club manufactures textile painting items and the Kliprand Needlework Group uses solar power to drive the sowing machines with which they manufacture clothing. Their specialty is small workers overalls for children.

Oom Hans Gouws still practises the art of manufacturing tin violins and these can be viewed at his house, he plays these instruments equally well.

Natural environment:
Several species of reptiles are found around Kliprand, two of them Red Data species, the rare armadillo lizard and the padloper tortoise. Plans are underway to establish a reptile interpretation centre at Kliprand.

 

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