Phillipskop Mountain Reserve, Stanford

#3 of 8 in Trails in Overberg District
Scenic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Hiking Trail
Protected fynbos, Phillipskop Mountain Reserve is also home to a cave that includes notable examples or rock art. Within the reserve, you'll find hiking trails suited to all abilities, a small waterfall, rock formations, loads of great views, and the peak of Phillipskop Mountain. Various trails can be combined into longer routes for those that wish to challenge themselves a bit more. Families with kids can swim in the dam, walk to discover more about the area's natural world, and play in streams. You can come for a single day, or book into a self-catering cottage and stay a bit longer. Look for more details on the website. Plan a Stanford trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • A group of friends with young children rented all 5 of the cabins. The location was beautiful with tons of hiking options. The new pool really made our stay. We had a wonderful weekend. One word of...  more »
  • Our hike up to Phillipskop peak through pristine fynbos on clear trails was rewarded with amazing views. What a fantastic suprise to see the dramatic valley below as you cross the saddle... The...  more »

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