Summit Route

This 25km route can be started at any of two overnight huts but starting at Naga camp is recommended.

Naga camp is located on the western side of the reserve. The camp can accommodate 12 hikers (2 rooms each with 6 beds and mattresses) and has a flush toilet, bucket shower and a boma. Firewood is supplied but it's advisable to arrive early and check since it is occasionally forgotten.

Witkruiskrans camp is a beautiful overnight hut on the eastern side of the reserve and consists of three large A-Frame huts. Two of the huts are equipped with 6 beds and mattresses each and the third serves as the 'kitchen'. The camp also has a braai area (firewood supplied), flush toilet and bucket shower.

From Naga camp to Witkruiskrans camp. The trail climbs to the western ridge and follows the the summit to boekenhout knop for a well deserved rest. From here the trail descends into the ravine to the rock pools where hikers can take a nice relaxing swim in the crisp mountain stream. From the pools the trail joins the Baviaanskrans trail. A steep climb to the beacon at bakenkop. The trail then descends steeply down the other side of the western mountain to Witkruiskrans camp.

From Witkruiskrans camp to Naga camp. The trail starts with a 2 hour climb after which the trail follows the perimeter of the reserve. Finally crossing the eastern mountain, past the Zebra dam and a climb to Hoogtepunt, past mushroom rock and finally Naga camp.