Rocktail, Maputaland, South Africa

Rocktail Camp is an Adventures Camp

Wildlife at Rocktail

The coastal forest reserve around Rocktail is not a traditional game viewing area, but still abounds with a variety of life providing a natural contrast to the bush. Red duiker and reedbuck are found and birding is outstanding, with a number of special coastal forest species. The reef systems are prolific with soft and hard corals, and abundant fish species such as butterflyfish and triggerfish, rockmover wrasse, various eels, sharks including the iconic whale shark and ragged-tooth, dolphins and of course turtles.


What You Could See at Rocktail Camp

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller

Latest Rocktail Camp Album

Submitted by: Caroline Culbert, Jul 26, 2016

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Latest News From Rocktail Camp

  • Rocktail Dive Report - May 2016
    May 25, 2016

    May lived up to its reputation as being one of the best months of the year for diving at Rocktail…

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  • Rocktail Dive Report - March 2016
    Mar 20, 2016

    Grey reef sharks, whitetip reef sharks, bottlenose dolphins, humpback dolphins, devil rays, manta ray, brindle bass, leopard sharks, bowmouth guitarfish, whale shark! These were the highlights of the month at Rocktail.

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  • Rocktail Camp - February 2016
    Feb 2, 2016

    Drama as a young green turtle is disentangled from fishing line by Rocktail guide Gugu and guests who found it while snorkelling at Lala Nek…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ If you want to get far away from the crowds and experience unspoiled rugged coastline go to Rocktail Camp. ”
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Reviewed by: Chadpond, 26 January 2016