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      Our 4 Star Platrand Lodge is in a malaria free area and 2 hours from Durban and 3 hours from Johannesburg. Established on the farm Fourie’s Kraal on the Southern boundaries of Ladysmith, Kwazulu-Natal.

      Constructed in the style of the colonial era with long overhanging roofs and generous verandahs, and set in an enchanting valley, Platrand Lodge has so much to offer: from luxury accommodation to conference and wedding facilities with impressive views and friendly service.

      ACTIVITIES
      There are loads of activities to keep you occupied during your stay such as hunting (in season), mountain biking, a gym and swimming pool, fishing, hiking and much more. Situated on the Ladysmith-Battlefields Route Kwazulu-Natal, one of the oldest, undisturbed battlefields in the world (Wagon Hill, Caesar’s Camp, Burgher Memorial, etc.) is literally a stone throw away.

      GAME HUNTING
      Our Lodge is situated in a malaria free area just 5 km south of Ladysmith on the N11. The farm is 3680 ha fully fenced consisting of 70% bushveld. Situated 14 km from the N3 just 2 hours from Durban and 3 hours from Johannesburg
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Private Property
      Land Manager: Jabu Campher
      Platrand Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Please register at the Lodge reception prior to accessing property.
      Disclaimer:
      Trail permit required to use trails. Available through Platrand reservations or at Lodge reception.
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      Region Status
      Open

      Stats

      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      37
      Trails E-Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      37
      Trails Trail Running
      37
      Total Distance
      48 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      17 miles
      Total Descent
      3,443 ft
      Total Vertical
      662 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,004 ft
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      37

      Popular Platrand Lodge Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 1 rides

      Photos of Platrand Lodge Mountain Bike

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      Feb 25, 2021 @ 11:45am
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      Feb 25, 2021 @ 11:39am
      Feb 25, 2021

      Videos of Platrand Lodge Mountain Bike

      Platrand Lodge

      5:14 | 117 | Feb 25, 2021
      Platrand Lodge - Wildlife - Ladysmith

      0:54 | 149 | Feb 25, 2021
      Platrand Lodge - Ladysmith - Wildlife

      0:37 | 108 | Feb 25, 2021
      Platrand Lodge Mountain Biking

      6:21 | 108 | Feb 25, 2021

      Activity Feed

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      user #2937879MelofitwishlisttrailBoundary Line
      Jan 2, 2022 @ 6:23am
      Jan 2, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailPL003
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 3:16pm
      Sep 3, 2021
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailPL013 and 7 more
      Feb 28, 2021 @ 3:03pm
      Feb 28, 2021
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailPL012 and 4 more
      Feb 25, 2021 @ 11:54am
      Feb 25, 2021
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddphoto in Ladysmith, South Africa and 3 more
      Feb 25, 2021 @ 11:40am
      Feb 25, 2021

      Nearby Areas

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      Observation Hill4.5 km
      Nambiti Private Nature Reserve14 km
      Cathkin Trails 2 7 232.3 km
      Dragons Peak Adventure Centre 1 2 135.9 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3748 miles3,445 ft17 miles663 ft
      #12,010#2094115
      E-Bike3748 miles3,445 ft17 miles663 ft
      #4,319#150
      Hike3748 miles3,445 ft17 miles663 ft
      #11,020#181
      Trail Running3748 miles3,445 ft17 miles663 ft
      #10,958#180
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