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Pledge Nature Reserve

#35 of 76 things to do in Knysna Features Animals
10 Bond Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 3712
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Go find fairies

Went on a guided walk which was great although a little limiting. Would prefer to go alone so as to... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
South Africa
Lovely outdoors

This a great little reserve mostly under forest with easy walks, wish I'd had enough time to... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2016
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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10 Bond Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 3712

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Went on a guided walk which was great although a little limiting. Would prefer to go alone so as to continue at my own pace. Great little getaway in the middle of Knysna. Easy walking and perfect for those who want some peace and nature...More

Thank purejoySouthAfrica
Reviewed 25 December 2016

This a great little reserve mostly under forest with easy walks, wish I'd had enough time to explore whole area! The staff should be better educated on things as you are required to pay a small entry fee. Lovely little diversion into nature!

Thank 703stormd
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We took our doggies for a walk in this beautiful park in the middle of Knysna. You will not believe that it's in town. More like in the forest. Very clean and the paths are swept every day. A real hidden gem!

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 27 May 2016

If you do not have time to venture into the woods surrounding Knysna, this should give you a ( very) small idea of some of the fauna. I did not really think it was worth a visit after walking through some of the woods in...More

Thank 8joan
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

A ideal walk for those wishing to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city. A short easy walk among beautiful Protea flowers and sceneries.

Thank Leon F
Reviewed 22 March 2016

It doesn't take long to walk every path in this nature reserve but it's worth it. There are lots of pretty plants. It's a great walk and the view at the top is really nice.

Thank AlpineResortRiceLake
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

It could be a really nice was but I found it to have so many small problems that I couldn't fully enjoy it. Some of the signs have been pulled out. The colours on the feet marking the paths do not correspond with the ones...More

Thank matthew d
Reviewed 4 December 2015

When I arrived in Knysna I was disappointed to find my hostel was too far from the forest and famous national parks to get there without my own transport. Discovering the Pledge Nature Reserve right near Main Road was exactly what I needed. It's easy...More

Thank CountryHopper09
Reviewed 30 September 2015

What a pleasurable little hike on this little paradise right in the middle of the town. With the easy trails, not much effort to climb to the top where one is treated to a breath-taking view of the Knysna Heads and the Leisure and Thesen...More

2  Thank Evee v
Reviewed 3 January 2015

This little park near the Centre of town is a great short stop off in knysna. It's a quick way to see a portion of forest or go for a short walk.

Thank Sarah S
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Hi,, I am a matric student in Oakhill and I am currently busy with my ORTP on alien invasive plants and their effects on the plants, animals and water supplies in Knysna. I was wondering if there is someone that I could talk to about this or if someone has any information for me? Thank you very much Cassandra Allberry
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