Tourist information: The town clerk, Voortrekker Str, PO Box 52, Nieuwoudtville 8180.
Tel: (02726) 81025.
Activities and Attractions
Glacial Rock Striations From the Permian Era some 280 million years ago.
Hiking Two 50km four-day hiking trails and two 1-day walks are available.
Khoisan Rock Paintings Papkuilsfontein. Showing the use of red, yellow, grey and black ochres.
Matjiesfontein Farmstall Enjoy lunches, teas and snacks in a historical building surrounded by a wide variety of wild flowers. Tel: (02726) 81217.
Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve Ten kilometres south of the town, the rugged series of deep ravines incised by the Oorlogskloof River offers hiking trails and a home to several rare bird species, including booted eagles, black storks and gymnogene. The reserve spans 5 577 hectares. Tel: (02726) 81159.
Waterfall The Nieuwoudtville Falls, a 100m natural wonder on the Doring River.
Wild Flower Reserve On Glenlyon, with displays of over 500 000 endemic bulbinella.