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 Damaraland Camp Album

Submitted by: Timo de Nijs, Jul 1, 2017

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Latest News From Damaraland Camp

  • Damaraland Camp - February 2018
    Feb 1, 2018

    Desert-adapted lion researcher Dr Philip Stander visited Damaraland Camp and spent time with our guests, talking about human-wildlife conflict, as well as how he is protecting the lions in the area…

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  • Damaraland Camp - November 2017
    Nov 14, 2017

    Damaraland Camp enjoyed home-grown veggies at meals and evocatively-lit boma dinners

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  • Damaraland Camp - October 2017
    Oct 4, 2017

    Damaraland Camp recorded its first rainfall for the season and everyone was excited to see the Huab River flowing…

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Reviewed by: Helen M, 27 January 2018