Northern Cape – Pofadder & surrounds
About the Birding
Birding in the and around the town itself can be rewarding and species likely to be found here include Acacia Pied Barbet, African Red-eyed Bulbul, Pale-winged Starling, Sociable Weaver, Pririt Batis, Swallow-tailed Bee-eater, Bokmakierie, Cape Bunting, Black-throated Canary, Yellow Canary, Scaly-feathered Weaver, Northern Black Korhaan, Ashy Tit, Grey Tit and Orange River White-eye to name a few.
About the Birding Site
Named after a venomous snake found across much of the country, Pofadder, a quaint little Northern Cape town, is a key point for accessing all that the Bushmanland has to offer.
Other Related Information
Pofadder is situated in a semi-arid region, due to this, extreme temperature fluctuations can be experienced. Pack sufficient warm and light clothing to accommodate for this.
Pofadder offers a number of activities in the area, which include:
- Self-drive game viewing
- Hiking Trails
- Night Drives
- Mountain Biking
- 4×4 Wilderness Routes
- Fly Fishing