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Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey

Activity Company in Stormsriver

Stormsriver Adventures is a professional adventure and activity company based in Stormsriver Village in the heart of the Tsitsikamma Forest. At the adventure centre you can choose between the worlds renowned Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours, Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey and Guided Hikes. Team building options are also available.

 

Experience the Tsitsikamma Indigenous Forest

Join Stormsriver Adventures on a Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey. Journey down the old Storms River pass and experience the indigenous forest from the comfort of a specially designed vehicle. Follow the elephant trail down to the water, passing tree ferns, stinkwoods, yellowwoods and many other tree species, whilst hearing about the history of the area and the local flora and fauna. Watch out for a glimpse of the elusive Narnia Trogan and the Knysna Loerie. During your Woodcutters Journey you will
also see the “Forest Guard” or “Human Tree”, a 450 to 500 year old tree. Stop and relax where wagons since the last century have been and enjoy a light lunch or tea next to the Storms River. Departure times vary to meet your schedules.

Important Information on the Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey

When planning your visit to Stormsriver and going on the Tsitsikamma Woodcutters Journey there is important information you have to keep in mind.
• Departure times: Morning Tea: 08H30, Lunch 11H30, Afternoon Tea:14H30
• Departure times vary to meet your schedules, with a variety of food menus available on request.
• Duration: Two and a half to three hours.
• All weather conditions.
• Bookings essential. ( All ages )
• Minimum of 6 persons

 

Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour

Adventure Activity in the Tsitsikamma Rainforest

The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour© is a unique Eco-wilderness adventure activity that takes place in the magnificent Tsitsikamma indigenous rainforest. The first of its kind in Africa, the canopy tour involves traversing from one platform to another along a steel cable suspended up to 30 meters above the forest floor. Most platforms are located in giant Outeniqua Yellowwood trees. The scenery and bird life is spectacular and professional guides provide interesting facts about the forest ecology during the 2½ to 3 hours

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Hold your breath as you slide from tree to tree through the Tsitsikamma Forest, stopping at each new platform while your guides tell you a little more about the surrounding ecology. If you are fortunate you will spot a pair of Knysna Loeries or the brilliant red plumage of the elusive Narina Trogon. Whatever happens, were quite sure you`ll want to do it all over again! Defiantly one of the things you have to do while in Stormsriver!

Fufi Slides in Tsitsikamma

The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour consists of ten platforms and ten “fufi” slides with the longest slide of 100m! About 2 1/2 hours later you exit the forest, having undertaken the journey of a lifetime. Safety is paramount, and the system has been built to the highest civil engineering standards. Guides are fully-trained professionals. You have contributed to the creation of new jobs and are helping the forest regeneration project.

Important Information about Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours

  • Bookings essential!
  • Ages from 7years to 70years
  • Maximum numbers: 264 per day (max 8 p/group)
  • Weight Limit: 120kg
  • Restrictions: Pregnant women not allowed to partake

Departure Time of Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours

  • Every half hour from 08h00 to 15h30
  • Duration: About 2 1/2 to 3 hours, including a light meal
  • Tours are conducted in all weather conditions