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Getting There

Distance from Cape Town:
105km

How to get there:
From Cape Town take the N2 to Worcester, after 81km turn right onto the the old N1/R101. After 1.6km turn right into Van Rebeeck St and continue to the town Rawsonville. Turn right at the 4 way stop in Rawsonville and continue through the town. Pass the only chuch in the world that has an ATM machine in the church, until you reach the dam wall turnoff. Turn right and continue alongside the dam road to the gate (1.4km from the turn-off.)

Kitespots Near

Brandvlei Dam

Kitespot Description

Wind Direction:SE, S

When to go:
Dec - April

Conditions:
This is a remote spot and the wind usually comes through in the afternoons. The water is warm and the wind is clean with very little gusts. You'll remember this spot for a while.

Rigging Area:
On the grass patches next to the water

Additional Information:
There are no ablutions available but be careful of the small rocks along the waters edge, can easily lose a fin if you get to shallow.

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