Hardap Recreation Resort National Park

HARDAP RECREATION RESORT NATIONAL PARK

Surrounding Namibia’s largest dam, the Hardap Recreation Resort near Mariental, the 252 km2 Hardap GamReserve is perfectly placed for visitors travelling by road from South Africa. A popular destination for watersports and freshwater angling enthusiasts ,the game reserve also offers excellent game-viewing and birding opportunities. Visitors can explore the park by road or a circular day walk of 15 km. Wildlife present includes black rhinoceros, kudu, gemsbok,springbok, red hartebeest and steenbok. To date 260 species of birds have been recorded, and the reserve has one of Namibia’s three largest colonies of white pelicans. Namibia Wildlife Resorts operates chalets, a restaurant and camping facilities.

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