GRAVITY ADVENTURES

Gravity Adventures has been offering adventurous South Africans the chance to connect with nature and themselves for over 20 years.  We offer a range of micro adventures around Cape Town as well as our legendary multi-day wilderness rafting trips on the Orange River. From Coasteering near Boulders Penguin Colony to Sea kayaking on the West Coast to 4 days of immersion in wilderness on the Orange, we have something to suit almost everyone.

 

HOW TO GET THERE
  1. GPS Co-ordinates
    1. Hopetown, Thunder Alley, Orange River: -29.598219438498006, 24.10608163804298
    2. Red Rock River Camp, Orange River Gorge: -28.73692187367507, 19.302764984659206
  2. Closest Main Airport
    1. Kimberly (Thunder Alley section). 1.5 hours
    2. Upington (Gorge section) 2.5 hours
  3. Travel times by Road from closest major city – see above

 

ACTIVITIES OFFERED

Thunder Alley multi-day wilderness rafting

Activity Overview

We run our legendary wilderness rafting trips on two sections of the Orange River. The Thunder Alley section starts near Hopetown and is central for people from all over the country. It offers lovely grassland scenery, game viewing and loads of fun rapids (class 2) and a couple of bigger ones as well (optional). 

Activity suitable for

You don’t need to be an athlete for either trip but a reasonable level of health and fitness is needed, especially for the Gorge trip. Minimum age for both trips is 8 years old.

Activity Fees 2021

  • There are various packages available, from R5,800 per adult for a 4 day, 5 night trip. All meals, camping at base camp, all boating and safety equipment and qualified guides in the industry approved ratios are included. Gusts just need to bring their personal camping gear and choice of drinks.

Orange Gorge multi-day wilderness rafting

Activity Overview

The Gorge section is more remote and a longer driver for Gauteng and KZN guests. It offer stark and dramatic scenery, a challenging portage and some big rapids (depending on water levels).

Activity suitable for

You don’t need to be an athlete for either trip but a reasonable level of health and fitness is needed, especially for the Gorge trip. Minimum age for both trips is 8 years old.

Activity Fees 2021

  • There are various packages available, from R5,800 per adult for a 4 day, 5 night trip. All meals, camping at base camp, all boating and safety equipment and qualified guides in the industry approved ratios are included. Gusts just need to bring their personal camping gear and choice of drinks.

GENERAL  INFORMATION

Any seasonal specials offered

Low season rates apply out of school holidays and in winter

Important Information Guests should be aware of

This trip is an opportunity for a complete digital detox and a chance to reconnect with your family and friend, nature and, most importantly, yourself.

 

 

GENERAL

What to wear

We will supply a full kit list but clients should bring camping gear, paddling clothes and warm change of clothes for the evenings, a water bottle, sun protection and their own choice of drinks.

 

Important information
  • The minimum age is 8 years of age 
  • We require each person to sign an indemnity form before we are to commence with the trip.

ADDRESS & CONTACT DETAILS

Telephone:

Tel: 021 683 3698

Email: adventure@gravity.co.za

Website: www.gravity.co.za