Activities

Lake Grappa Activities & Nearby Attractions


Learn to slalom

Your teacher will be GJ Visser (Springbok Slalom Skier).

Lake Grappa Guestfarm & Ski School Activities Activities


Augrabies Falls

Visit the majestic Augrabies Falls less then 20km away and explore the beauty of mother nature on foot by doing a hiking trail in the Augrabies Nature Reserve.

Lake Grappa Guestfarm & Ski School Activities Activities


Fishing

Go fishing next to the beautiful Orange River.

Lake Grappa Guestfarm & Ski School Activities Activities


Activities at Lake Grappa

We offer the following activities: Water sports, Canoeing, Game Drives.

Lake Grappa Guestfarm & Ski School Activities Activities


Export Grapes

Pick your own export table grapes at lake Grappa on the beautiful table grape export farm Vroeë Son.

Lake Grappa Guestfarm & Ski School Activities Activities


Adventures

This area is perfect for 4×4 and mountain biking adventurers, so please bring your toys along to explore this rugged phenomena.

Lake Grappa Guestfarm & Ski School Activities Activities


Lake Grappa Ski School FAQ

GJ Visser – Protea Slalom Skier since 2006

We are open from Monday to Saturday every week (we are closed on Sundays)

School Holidays: 09h00 – 18h00
School Terms: 15h00 – 18h00

  • Call us on 082 429 4811 to make a booking
  • We will tell you what the weather will be like as well as the time slots available
  • On arrival you will complete a indemnity form the coach
  • Should you wish to book a few sets for the day, we suggest you book the 2nd and 3rd set at booking otherwise the slot could be given to another skier.
  • You are welcome to join us for a bite and a drink at the Clubhouse.

We have 2 self catering chalets (each sleeping 2) and 2 family self catering chalets (sleeping 4). We have a function room, bar and lots more.. For Prices etc.

We recently got 4 extra B&B rooms which can accommodate 3 guests per room.

Stay in one of our 3 Luxury Tents.

  • Tournament skiing i.e. slalom, jump and tricks
  • Beginner coaching – slalom
  • Hiking Trail
  • Fun Wake Snake Rides
  • Game drives
  • Canoeing (we have 4 sit – on kayaks)

We use

  • Malibu Response LXi 340 HP
  • Fully Homologated Slalom and jump course
  • Zero Off

Ski, rope and handles.

We have a range of water-skis to use to teach you, if you do not have your own. We also have life jacket, rope and handles for use behind our boats. We have Combo skis, slalom skis and wakeboards.

A set is a term used in skiing and it is about 20 minutes long, this is about as much as your body can take!

The season commences on 1 October and ends around 5 May every year.

Yes, we can ski all year round, in winter you need a drysuit due to water temperature.

The Ski conditions are close to perfect all year round, but in winter the water temperature drop to 12°C.

You decide what you like..

Below is an average temperature chart for your perusal:

  • Month Average Min/Max
  • January 20 – 36
  • February 20 – 34
  • March 18 – 32
  • April 13 – 28
  • May 9 – 25
  • June 5 – 21
  • July 4 – 21
  • August 6 – 23
  • September 9 – 27
  • October 13 – 30
  • November 16 – 33
  • December 19 – 35

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