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TripAdvisor Reviews Vogelstrausskluft Lodge Fish River Canyon
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... returns to shore and an interesting chat with a South African who is quite the outdoorsman and amateur wildlife photographer, we eat a nice lunch and head out.
The vast expanse of the desert is soon revealed. On the east side of the truck sandy/rocky terrain with large hills of sand and rock prevails, while on the west side of the truck the landscape is composed of more scrub bush, with some green bordering the Orange River. As an aside, ...
Well an early morning walk around Canyon Lodge certainly brought out the beauty of this place.
Set among towering rocks one would not know this place existed. The chalets are surrounded by lush green grass - such a contrast to the surrounds- and much to the delight of the local Jack Rabbits, Kudu, and Springbok. The Oryx are not welcome as they yank ...
... feeling very hungry so had more than usual at lunch, and therefore found myself non-stop yawning all afternoon, and struggling to keep my eyes open. Very slow and lethargic, being overtaken by lots of riders as I slowly made my way up the gradual climb from 81-89km. Did wonder why Trish in front was going so slow up one of the hills and then I overtook her and Kevin at the top of the ...
... hot again. The difference in weather about 45 minutes out of Swakopmond was crazy. It was cold and raining and 45 down the road it was hot hot sunshine. I was happy to be back to the heat as Swakopmond was a bit of a shock (more of a relief for Pete).
There was a tiny pool, probably the smallest pool I've ever seen that wasn't a jacuzzi. Only Jana swam in it and in two strokes she had swam the length of it.
That afternoon we went out on a desert tour ...
... up camp - not the best time given the sun angle straight into the camera but the views were with the visit
They ay that any group goes through the forming norming storming and (if it gets the storming stage right) performing stages. Storming is happening -
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