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 some black rhino. Gemsbok (oryx), kudu, springbok, Hartman's mountain zebra, southern giraffe, gemsbok, lion, cheetah, and spotted and brown hyaena also live in the area. Birding is excellent, with over 240 species recorded.

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Submitted by: Wessel Landman, Sep 9, 2016

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Latest News From Damaraland Camp

  • Damaraland Camp - July 2016
    Jul 14, 2016

    Guests of Damaraland Camp visited the nearby De Riet Kindergarten where they played soccer with the kids; everyone had so much fun our guests didn’t want to return to camp …

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  • Damaraland Camp - June 2016
    Jun 17, 2016

    The elephant have to travel into rough and uneven terrain to sustain their enormous dietary requirements – so the Damaraland guides have their work cut out tracking these amazing desert-adapted animals…

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  • Damaraland Camp - April 2016
    Apr 22, 2016

    Abner, a Damaraland guide, was lucky enough to spot an aardvark!

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“ I was able to visit a local village and was welcomed into the home of one of the elders. Learning about the culture and daily life of the local people was an incredible experience. ”
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Reviewed by: TheArtStudioNY, 28 February 2016