Canoeing Port Alfred
Kowie River: The tidal Kowie River navigable for 22km. Canoes can be hired from various operators in Port Alfred. There is an overnight hut at Horseshoe Bend. The river is flanked by natural vegetation and abundant wildlife. Many wonderful bird species can be sighted along the way. Contact Outdoor Focus: 046 624 4432
Kleinemonde West Canoe Trail: Expience the beauty of this river and overnight at the popular 'Lily Pad' overnight hut. You can expect to see fish eagle, knysna louries, spoonbills, kingfishers and many herons. It is possible to paddle for approximately 9km.
Nature View Farm Stall, B+B and Canoe Trail: Delightful little farm stall and tea garden in the shade of large bluegum trees, near the Great Fish River mouth. Pure pineapple juice freshly made on site. Tea and fresh cream scones and muffins, also meat pies, coffee, etc. on offer. Huge range of home made jams, marmalades, preserves, pickles, chutneys, jellies, mustards and honey. Fresh pineapples, farm butter, crafts and baskets. Unique rope swing playground. Canoe rides, exceptional birding and game viewing. B&B on site.Surrounded by several rivers, offering great canoeing, birding and horse riding opportunities. The unspoilt beaches are flat and ideal for hiking, and river banks crowded with indigenous vegetation. Easy walk along the beach to the Great Fish River Lighthouse to the east. Contact: 046 675 1099 or 082 394 2185.