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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Latest News From Damaraland Camp

  • Damaraland Camp - February 2016
    Feb 14, 2016

    Regular sightings of the lionesses of Angela’s Pride surprised a lot of Damaraland Camp guests …

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  • Damaraland Camp - December 2015
    Dec 31, 2015

    It was a fantastic month for desert-adapted elephant and lion sightings around Damaraland Camp and our guests really enjoyed seeing these magnificent beasts going about their daily lives…

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  • Damaraland Camp - October 2015
    Oct 20, 2015

    The elephant sightings at Damaraland Camp were very successful, with the Oscar Herd remaining in the De Riet area for the rest of the month…

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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