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Magaliesburg, South Africa
+27 79 490 2690
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Intense 13KM Hike

Rustig's 13KM Karee hike is one of the most intense hikes I've done to date. its long and vigorous... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Nduvho M
Johannesburg, South Africa
Karee hiking trail

The Karee hiking trail at Rustig farm is not for the faint hearted, and especially not in summer... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Alida J
London, United Kingdom
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Magaliesburg, South Africa
+27 79 490 2690
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Rustig's 13KM Karee hike is one of the most intense hikes I've done to date. its long and vigorous. Entrance is R75 per adult, there is a swimming pool and accommodation. The views are break-taking, the route is rough and has lots of stones! -...More

Thank Nduvho M
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

The Karee hiking trail at Rustig farm is not for the faint hearted, and especially not in summer. Technically speaking, there are three different ways in which you could tackle the hike. You could do 6km and then take the 2km Chicken Run route back...More

Thank Alida J
Reviewed 7 December 2017

For the starting hiker this is a great place not too far from Joburg, and not too challenging. Can't speak for the accommodation or food at Rustig, but the area is great, and you can enjoy the pool after a day out hiking

Thank Melanie_alexandra
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Went for the 13km over night hike. The 9km was a challenge with kit so I suggest you get a early start and take enough water (at least 4lt). Route is well marked and you are in for some spectacular views. The over night hut...More

Thank Nico F
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I booked out 36 beds in total and must say I was very skeptical about whether everything would run smoothly. But everything was in order when we got there and the staff were so accommodating, offering to help bring tables and chairs to anywhere we...More

Thank Lara M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We took our daughter and her six friends on an overnight Karee hike for her 16th birthday. 9 km first day and 4 the next. First night slept in the luxury tents that were on offer. Tents were lovely. Clean and comfortable. Staff were very...More

Thank Tsaneen L
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We did the Karee Trail, it was absolutely amazing! The route is beautiful and well marked! We'll definitely go back and do it again!

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The Karee trail is not an easy hike. It is around 13km, but it has some very challenging sections. It is not for the unfit.The trail is diverse, it has some steep inclines, some rock climbing, some cliff hugging sections, an extremely hard downhill (yeah...More

Thank furnicza
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We walked a 9 km hike and arrived at our accomodation just before sunset. We paid for 13 beds but there was only 9. We paid for 7 bags of wood there was only 2. We paid for 2 bags of ice there was none....More

Thank Floris K
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We have visited Rustig a few times and it never disappoints. The Karee trail ranges from easy to difficult for us, but it is well worth it ! Will hike it over and over. Overnight facilities for hikers has got everything you need for a...More

Thank JannieBez
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