Kloofing in South Africa is known elsewhere as Canyoning or Canyoneering.

Canyoning — n “the sport of travelling down a river situated in a canyon by a variety of means including scrambling, floating, swimming and abseiling” (

Join us on this Kloofing river adventure! You will be swimming through mountain pools, abseiling in and around waterfalls, rock-hopping and if opting for the 4hr Canyon Adventure, enjoying the thrill of the rock-pool zipline. For the outdoor enthusiast this trip offers hours of outdoor fun in beautiful indigenous surrounds.

africanyon-lilizela-award-provincial-winner-2016What is it? 
Guided Canyoning, or locally referred to as Kloofing trip

Minimum age
12yrs (dependant on river conditions) 

What we provide
Abseil equipment, harness, wetsuit, helmet & lifejacket

What to Bring
Water shoes, swimming costume and towel

Max people
Per group is 8-10 (unless pre-arranged with us). If you would like a private group please contact us to arrange.

We always 
have 1 senior and 1 assistant guide per trip (2 guides per group) 

Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, single global roamers, families & friends looking for fun in the great outdoors.

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Standard Trip – “The Canyoning Adventure”

  • Cost ZAR 800.00 per adult | ZAR 600.00 children under 16
  • This “Full Monty” trip includes abseiling, optional jumps from various heights & rock-pool zip-line
  • Duration approx 4hrs
  • Departure Times: 09h00, 11h00 and 13h00 every day
  • NB: Check in 1 hour before departure time for gear issue and safety brief.


Short Trip – “The Canyoning Intro/Dip”

  • Costs ZAR 600.00 per adult | ZAR 450.00 children under 16
  • A brief introduction to Canyoning includes abseiling and optional jumps – does not include zipline
  • Duration approx 2hrs
  • Departure Times: 10h00 and 14h00 every day
  • NB: Check in 1 hour before departure time for gear issue and safety brief. 


Where is AfriCanyon?

In The Crags: The Mill Centre/Mohair Mill Shop (home of the Peppermill Restaurant & their award winning chocolate cake!). Follow Directions from the N2 to Monkeyland & Birds of Eden, Animal Alley, The Crags, Western Cape.


Bookings and Payments

Online Bookings are best quick, safe & immediate: click the “Book Now Button” which will take you to our booking page. This will indicate availability for each trip.

Or call us to arrange an EFT transfer (24-36hours in advance to avoid disappointment).
Email or call 044 534 8055 / 082 323 4349

Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee a booking without having received proof of payment via our booking system or pre-arranged electronic transfer.


Please Note
Guests need to check in at Base-camp 1hour prior to the booked trip time for equipment and safety briefing. 
We suggest allowing approximately 20-30minutes to travel from Plettenberg Bay to The Crags.


Bookings and Group enquiries 
Rogan Hindmarch 
044 534 8055 
082 323 4349


AfriCanyon River Adventures
You Tube: (2 min movie clip) 


How to Find us
The Crags approx 20km’s from Plettenberg Bay toward PE. 
Directions: From Plett follow the N2 toward Port Elizabeth. After approx 21km Take the Right Hand turn off the N2 following signposts to Kurland Village, Birds of Eden and Monkeyland. Follow the road and at the fork take the right to Animal Alley. See signs to MI-Canyon, adjacent to The Mill / Mohair Mill Centre (& The Peppermill restaurant).

We look forward to sharing this incredible Kloofing experience!

P.S. We have opened a climbing-wall at base camp too. Open to play!! (Peppermill restaurant, (their award winning chocolate cake) & The Mill Centre Shops next door makes for a great destination).


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