GPS Coordinates: 34°19’42.26″S 21°01’20.48″E
N2 freeway to Swellendam (+-2hrs) , OR
N1 Freeway to Worcester, R62 to Robertson, Ashton, RIGHT to Swellendam
From Swellendam (N2) direction Mosselbay / George
4 km BEFORE Heidelberg : RIGHT “Witsand & Fort Beaufort” R322
+- 3km ….climb a hill, passing small power substation on right + farm with old tractor monument (right) LEFT at sign “Vermaaklikheid”
Dirt Road +- 20 min to Vermaaklikheid. Encounter two T-junctions, each has a sign showing Vermaaklikheid (and Witsand / Heidelberg), Take “Vermaaklikheid” both. Passing wheat farms, sheep and ostrich and the road crosses the river.
You are in Vermaaklikheid when you see many quaint stone cottages. Keep on the “main road”, pass olive farm, dilapidated buildings, old “Poskantoor”, and small church (on right side) as you exit the hamlet via a small hill +-200m
RIGHT to OSHOEK, See signs “Borain, Albertyn, Gersh and Steyn”.
+- 1km, bush on either side then 500m steep descent (drive slowly and carefully) towards the river. About 100m before the river, RIGHT two rock pillars and gate; Parking in front of the STORE. Thorn & Feather is across the road.