Fishing spots

1Angels Valley Nature Reserve(house, tents)
barbel, bass, carpWilge RiverWitbank
2Aqua Villa(chalets)barbel, bass, carp, yellowfishGrootdraai DamStanderton
3Beach Dam Resortbarbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
4Berg en Rivier(apartments)
barbel, bass, carp, eel, kurper, yellowfishWilge RiverEzemvelo
5Bezrusbarbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
6Boesmanland Lapa(chalets)
barbel, bass, carpRietspruit DamKriel
7Cabin At Elephants River(cabin)barbel, bass, carpOlifants RiverWitbank
8Da Gama Fishing Cottages(cottages)barbel, bass, eelDa Gama DamWhite River
9Doornkop Resort(chalets)troutprivate dam/sCarolina
10Driekoppies Dam (KOBWA)bass, carpDriekoppies DamSchoemansdal
11Fortuna Resort(17 chalets)
barbel, carpSuikerbosrand RiverBalfour
barbel, carpChrissiesmeerChrissiesmeer
13Goedehoop Farm(1 cottage)bassprivate dam/sErmelo
14Green Thumb Farm(2 cottages)bass, carp4 private damsErmelo
15Hermansdal Lodge(chalets, tents)
barbel, bass, carpOlifants RiverWitbank
16Hermansdal Lodge (chalets)
bass, carpOlifants RiverMiddelburg
17Hulala Lakeside Lodgebarbel, bass, eelDa Gama DamWhite River
18Jericho Dam Camping Areabarbel, bass, carpJericho DamAmsterdam
19Jonkersdam Resort(chalets)
carpprivate dam/sStanderton
20Klipkoppie Dam Fishing Areabarbel, bass, carpKlipkoppie DamWhite River
21Kwemvubu Lodge(chalets)
barbel, bass, carp, kurperLoskop DamGroblersdal
22Lake Umuzi Kamp Oasebass, carpprivate dam/sSecunda
23Lekoa Lodge(chalets)
barbel, bass, carp, yellowfishprivate dams, riverVilliers
24Little Scotland(chalet)bassprivate dam/sAmsterdam
25Loskop Dam Forever Resort(chalets, cabins, houses)
barbel, bass, carp, kurperLoskop DamGroblersdal
26Maanlig Resort(chalets)
barbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
27Maja Manor(chalets)barbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
28Marulani Kloof Lodge(chalets)
barbel, bass, carp, kurperLoskop DamGroblersdal
29Middelburg Dam Caravan Parkbarbel, bass, carpMiddelburg DamMiddelburg
30Moonlight Cabins(cabins)bass, kurperShiyalongubo DamBarberton
31Ohana Fishermen Cabins(chalets)barbel, bass, carpRietspruit DamKriel
32Olifants River Lodge(chalets, cabins)
bass, carpOlifants RiverWitbank
barbel, carp, kurperprivate dam/sAmersfoort
34Oppidam(chalet, houseboats)
barbel, bass, carp, kurperVygeboom DamBadplaas
35Pienaardam Leisure Resort(chalets, rooms)
barbel, bass, carpPienaars DamMiddelburg
36Pine Lake Resort(chalets)bassLongmere DamWhite River
37Primkop Dam Campingbass, carpPrimkop DamWhite River
38R50 Dambarbel, bass, carpprivate dam/sMiddelburg
bass, carpprivate dam/sStoffberg
40Rietspruit Dam Heron Clubbarbel, bass, carpRietspruit DamKriel
41River Hill Lodge(chalets)tigerfishKomati RiverKomatipoort
42Riverbank Lodge
barbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
43Silver Water Lodge(cottages)
barbel, bass, carp, mudfish, yellowfishprivate dam/sBethal
44Standerton Hengel en Boot Klubbarbel, bass, carp, yellowfishGrootdraai DamStanderton
45Steve's Place (Barham Bay)(chalets)
barbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
46Tapkarcarpprivate dam/sDelmas
47Taurus Tiger FishingtigerfishKomati RiverKomatipoort
48Teen Die Meer(chalets)
barbel, carpChrissiesmeerChrissiesmeer
49The Lake House(chalet)barbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
50The View Lodge(chalets)barbel, bass, carpWitbank DamWitbank
51Tolderia Resort(chalets)barbel, bassprivate dam/sErmelo
52Trichardtsfontein Dam Resort(chalets)
carp, mudfish, yellowfishTrichardtsfontein DamSecunda
53Uitkomst Trout Cottages(cottages)troutprivate damsMachadodorp
54Westoe Dam camping areabarbel, bass, carpWestoe DamAmsterdam
55Willow Tree Cottage(1 cottage)barbel, bassprivate dam/sErmelo
Dams \ Lakes
 NameLinksFishAreaRiverCapacity \ Size (in million m3)
1Belfast Dambass, carpBelfastLangspruit
2Da Gama Dambarbel, bass, carp, eelWhite RiverWitwaters14
3Driekoppies Dambass, carpSchoemansdalLomati251
4Grootdraai Dambarbel, bass, carp, yellowfishStandertonVaal350
5Heyshope Dambarbel, bass, carpPiet RetiefAssegaai453
6Injaka DambassBushbuckridgeMarite124
7Jericho Dambarbel, bass, carpAmsterdamMpama59
8Klipkoppie Dambarbel, bass, carpWhite RiverWhite13
9Kwena Dambarbel, bass, carpLydenburgCrocodile159
10Longmere Dambarbel, bass, carpWhite RiverWhite4
11Loskop Dambarbel, bass, carp, kurperGroblersdalOlifants362
12Middelburg Dambarbel, bass, carpMiddelburgKlein Olifants48
13Morgenstond Dambarbel, bass, carpAmsterdamNgwempisi101
14Ngodwana Dambass, carp, kurperNelspruitNgodwana11
15Nooitgedacht Dambarbel, bass, carpCarolinaKomati78
16Ohrigstad Dambarbel, bass, carpOhrigstadOhrigstad14
17Primkop Dambass, carpWhite RiverWhite
18Rhenosterkop Dambass, carpMarble HallElands (Olifants)205
19Rietspruit Dambarbel, bass, carpKrielRietspruit
20Trichardtsfontein Damcarp, mudfish, yellowfishTrichardtTrichardtspruit15
21Unicor Dam (Evander)barbel, carpEvander
22Vaal Dambarbel, bass, carp, mudfish, yellowfishDeneysvilleVaal, Wilge, Klip2609
23Vygeboom Dambarbel, bass, carp, kurperBadplaasKomati83
24Westoe Dambarbel, bass, carpAmsterdamUsutu, Sanganagana60
25Witbank Dambarbel, bass, carpWitbankOlifants104
26Witklip Dambass, carp, kurperSabieSand13

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This Post Has 4 Comments

  1. Jesse

    Hi its jesse here and is there space to camp and fishing at the water

  2. megan

    can you add maanlig resort?

    1. Martin Ferreira

      Hi there, we did add Maanlig Resort a long time ago, it’s one of our favourite spots at Witbank Dam. But please let me know if you still don’t see it or would like to change anything. It’s also listed on our Witbank Dam spots page.

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