"Mountains of Pleasure"

Come and experience a natural heritage site with a raptor reserve and 80m waterfall, trout fishing, bird watching, hiking, mountain biking.

Accommodation 18km from Somerset East, less than 2 hours' drive from Port Elizabeth, and at the Northern entrance to the Addo Elephant Park.

Authentic comfortable self catering farm house sleeping up to 8 people. Gas lamps and candles, gas stove, gas fridge, braai areas inside and outside. No electricity but don't worry, you will be comforable.

Browse through the gallery to see pictures of Avon Heights, and see the links section for related activities.

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Guest lodge Avon Heights Guest Lodge
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Avon Heights Guest lodge offers rustic but comfortable self catering accomodation.
Tarn with the kids Avon Heights activities
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The boulder pool Glen Avon Falls
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Andrea and Bernard on Petries Avon Heights rides
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Some photos of rides starting at Avon Heights.
Google Earth view Goolge Earth view
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Google Earth view of Avon Heights, Somerset east and surrounding area.
Touring by bike
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Recreational mountain biking Mountain Biking
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Adventure Riders
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