Damaraland Camp, Damaraland, Namibia

Damaraland Camp is a Classic Camp

Wildlife at Damaraland Camp

Damaraland Camp in the Torra Conservancy exists within one of the driest, most desolate regions in all of Africa. In this arid environment the ceaseless processes of life revolve around harnessing the near non-existent water in the most economical way possible.

Obviously this scrub landscape cannot support vast, concentrated herds of wildlife, but it nevertheless boasts a varied and breathtaking assortment of desert adapted species around Damaraland Camp. The Torra Conservancy supports healthy populations of rare desert-adapted elephant and a few Endangered desert-adapted black rhino. Oryx, kudu, springbok, Hartmann's mountain zebra, southern giraffe, lion, cheetah, spotted and brown hyaena are also inhabitants of this area. Birding is excellent, with over 240 species recorded.


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Latest Damaraland Camp Album

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Latest News From Damaraland Camp

  • Damaraland Camp – February 2014
    Feb 28, 2014

    A herd of ten desert-adapted elephant seen – with three calves – seen at Damaraland Camp this month.

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  • Damaraland Camp - December 2013
    Dec 19, 2013

    Strange weather coupled with great game viewing and a very successful children’s camp summed up this month at Damaraland Camp…

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  • Damaraland Camp - November 2013
    Nov 29, 2013

    The continuing arid conditions draw all kinds of wildlife to the dry river beds…with the lions in close pursuit…

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ Damaraland Camp is a beautiful place. A haven of tranquility with spectacular views. And in spite of its rather isolated location, there are still plenty of opportunities to meet and chat with local people should you like that. ”
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Reviewed by: AutoBert, 2013.08.23