See an updated map showing the towns, major roads and 4x4 tracks, as well as sites of interest in the Richtersveld region.
“19 - 21 September 2007 I have long wanted to experience the Richtersveld, and an opportunity unexpectedly came when I was commissioned to take photographs for a book on South Africa's World Heritage Sites. The area far exceeded my expectations,…”
The !Gariep, or ‘Great River’.
!Gariep, meaning 'Great River', is its Nama name. The Orange River is the only perennial river in the region. It traverses almost the entire continent…
Online video clips
The Big Snake
Around the campfire, Oom Willem tells the story of his…
The first rains
The first rains of the season in the Richtersveld and…