Piesangkloof 4×4 Trails & Bush Camp

Situated at the foothills of Magaliesberg, North West, near Hartbeespoort we offer trails for 4×4 vehicles, quads, enduro offroads, mountain biking and hiking (unguided). We operate within an un-spoilt nature area. Come test your 4×4 skills in these beautiful mountains and enjoy the day with jaw-dropping views and waterpools in the rivine. Self-help braai facility down at our bush camp and/or braai on top of the mountain.

About the Trail:

It is a rustic natural rocky trail with technical sections through the foothills of Magaliesberg with beautiful scenery overlooking Hartbeespoort Dam and surrounding farm lands. There are currently 2 trails. The shorter trail is technical and an estimate of 3 hours (Trail 1), and the longer trail is even more technical, advanced/extreme, and an estimate of 5 hours (Trail 2).

Bush camp Accommodation

We have a nice rustic bush camp, small, private and unique, in the beautiful nature with wildlife also roaming around. Off the grid with NO power at bush camp. There are camping sites everywhere, Wendy log cabin accommodation and ablution sections with 2x small splash pools.

So it just depends on what your needs are. Self Camp is R80 pp per night and cottages are R100 pp per night. The cottages and the bush camp can accommodate 25x people. Everything is self-catering so you will bring your own camping gear, cutlery, bedding, flashlights, lights etc.

There are ablution sections with nice “open season” flush toilets, showers, donkey stoves for hot water, braai areas with grills, wooden benches and water points (taps) with fresh running water. There is also a main braai area a type of bush kitchenette that has sinks for washing dishes.

  • There are a total of 6x Wendy cottages; 25x Persons
  • 1x 3-Sleeper – (A double bed with a single bunker bed on top)
  • 4x 4-Sleeper – (A double bed with two single bunker beds)
  • 1x 6-Sleeper – (Two double beds with two single bunker beds)

Trail Rating/Grading:

40% = 3/4
60% = 4/5

Rates Per Day:

  • Trail 1 (Short) – R200 (per vehicle)
  • Trail 2 (Long) – R300 (per vehicle)
  • Quads/Offroads – R150 (per person)
  • Mountain Biking – R100 (per bike)
  • Hiking – R50 (per person)
  • Day Visitors – R50 (per person not driving the trail, but making use of Bush Camp facilities)Recovery Rate/Assistance Fee – R350 per call out!

Please make use of your own vehicles as we do not rent any out! Please note that your quad must be either Low Range or 4×4.

Other Activities/Facilities:

Open land space/area available, ideal for events, shows, expo, training, team building etc. Please note due to the rural area in an un-spoilt nature biosphere area, there are unfortunately no toilet facilities on the trail or on top of the mountain. Once you go 4×4…you go bush!

 Self-Catering Accommodation – Bush Camp:

Back to basics! In the tranquillity of the Magaliesberg we have a beautiful & natural private camping area at the creek. Self-catering accommodation of Bush Wendy Houses available and Bush wagons, Motorhomes, Caravans & Tents all welcome. Braai & pit fire areas, bush camp kitchen, ablution facilities are all natural/old school “veldtoilet and donkey showers”.

No electricity! Beautiful game to view at the bush camp. Small splash pool to swim for those hot days! We are pet friendly but please arrange upfront if you want to bring your four legged companion.

Accommodation Rates:

Bush Camp Wendy House – R100 per person per night (Bunker beds – Max sleep 4 – bring own bedding) Camping, Bush wagons, Motorhomes, Caravanning, Tents, Rooftop tents (and/or sleeping in cars) etc. – R80 per person per night
Children 6 Years and younger – Free


Camp / Group Bookings

Camp Group bookings are done on “first come first serve” basis, of the first Deposit payment we receive. Our Bush Camp is small and unique, therefore we can only accommodate a certain amount of group bookings per weekend.

We are pet friendly! Please just arrange upfront with Management.

Our Location

Physical Address:

Piesangkloof Farm G10, Boschfontein, District Brits, 0250
Old Rustenburg Road R104, ±15km from Dam Doryn, Hartbeespoort
GPS Co-ordinates: S25.73186 / E27.69037

Bookings are essential so please confirm upfront! For bookings contact;
Owner: Maritza Els – 084 409 0217
Owner: Mike Els – 084 422 9680
Office (Alternative No) – 078 016 0592
Isabel (Gate Entrance) – 063 881 4660
David (Assistant) – 076 022 8222
Email : piesangkloof4x4trails@gmail.com

*Due to poor signal on farm calls don’t always go through, please rather whatsapp*


Standard Route

Extended Route

Venue Renting

Venue renting for functions, birthdays, parties, bachelors, team buildings etc. Full Weekend Venue Renting & Catering (Side Dishes) on request

Group Bookings: Camp Group bookings are done on “first come first serve” basis, of the first Deposit payment we receive. Our Bush Camp is still small and unique, therefore we can only accommodate a certain amount of group bookings per weekend.

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Should you wish to braai on top of the mountain please bring along your own hand grid/roster or Cadac gas braaier, as it is all self-catering, otherwise you have the option to braai under at the Bush Camp braai area.

Remember to confirm your time of arrival and quantity of vehicle in order for us to be ready at main gate for your arrival. Once your booking has been done we will send you directions and a watsapp location to be followed.