1826 Locust Street, Bainbridge
Safe, stable one and two-seater Kayaks and Canoes are available for hire. Paddles/oars and life jackets provided.

Boat Hire Fees

Please visit the Rates page for all resort gate entry fees.

Permit required, R100 deposit + hire fee as follows:
1-seater kayak R30 per boat per hour
2-seater kayak R50 per boat per hour
2-seater fibreglass
fishing dingy
3-seater fibreglass
fishing dingy
kayak locations

archery series

Basic Instruction and user-friendly Archery Equipment for hire. Archery can also be arranged for groups of 6 or more. This is a fun activity that can be scheduled between diving, mountain biking etc.

Archery is available for team building and group events. Contact us for more information.

mountain biking locations

The mountain bike track utilises the 4 x 4 trail, which has some very technical sections but there are "escape routes".

The track is set in our 75 hectare estate of natural vegetation and river frontage. The entire area is security fenced.

The track is demarcated with information pointer boards. Collect a free map from the Coffee Shop at the waterfront before going on your ride. Please ensure you wear all your safety gear.

The track length is 9km long but can be extended by backtracking over certain areas.

The track encompasses a wide range of obstacles. Stay and enjoy the facilities for the day. Swimming, snorkelling and kayaking is permitted.

Please note:

  • Own equipment needed (please wear safety equipment)
  • Please report to outdoor shop for route details.


Only gate entry fees apply for mountain biking, no track permit fee applicable.

hiking venues Gauteng

One can hike around the Bass Lake property within 2½ hours or extend the walk if you feel you wish to. Please report to the coffee shop, at the waterfront, for a map. Please wear good ankle supporting footwear and ensure you have adequate water and sun protection.

This area is home to abundant and varied bird life, and therefore a real drawcard for ornithologists.

adventure activities GautengAdventure Activities

Situated on a 75 hectare estate, 45 mins south of Sandton, Bass Lake Adventures is an adventure resort catering for Individuals, Team Building, Corporate Days and Family orientated activities.

Looking for something to do for the day? Give us a call or e-mail us to book on one of our adventure activities.

Activities for Day Visitors

Lower Level

Picnicking, swimming, snorkeling (gear available for hire), kayaking (available for hire) and braaing are all permitted at the Lower level, waterfront area. You may wish to hire a thatch gazebo (you may bring your own, shade limited) / kayak or snorkel gear - please refer Rates Page.

You may also take your mountain bike out on our trail. Enquire at our Outdoor Shop for Trail Map. No permit fees are applicable to mountain bikes. You may also hike this off- road trail. (around 14 kms: remember to take your binoculars along for birding).

To find out more about bass fishing at Bass Lake, check out the Bass Fishing section below.

Upper Level (Recreation Centre)

The facility has a squash court, tennis court, children’s play area and a large swimming pool in a fenced off area.

Adventure Activities available at Bass Lake

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