Activities at Braeside Country Cottage

Mountain Biking Eastern Cape
Braeside farm has numerous farm tracks that are ideally suited for both serious and leisure cycling.

Fresh Water Fishing
Trophy fishing is enjoyed on the Fairfield dam at the foot of the Winterberg mountains. There is also access to three other dams for our Rainbow trout – Delton, Theadan and Thrift dams.

Hiking and Walking Trails
Various mountainous hiking trails for the fit or “not so fit” !!  Safe walking trails.  Joanne will guide you on the long strenuous hikes.  Enjoy the magnificent mountainous country side while walking through the  indigenous vegetation.

Plains Game Hunting
Braeside Country Cottage hunting offers a wide range of species, hunted in a diversity of habitats. World class trophies are frequently taken.

The following species are available:

  • Black Wildebeest
  • Blesbuck
  • Black Springbuck
  • Common Springbuck
  • Eland
  • Fallow Deer
  • Grey Duiker
  • Kudu   
  • Mountain Rheedbuck
  • Red Hartebeest
  • Springbuck
  • Steen buck
  • Vaal Rhebuck
  • White Blesbok
  • Warthog
  • Bush Pigs
  • Bushbuck (on request)
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