The Karkloof area was occupied long ago by ancient San hunter-gatherers, followed by Iron Age settlers before being colonised by British immigrants during the 1850s.
Adventure And Sport
Karkloof Polo Club: The Polo Club (found in about 1897) is one of the few, if not the only, polo clubs in Africa to boast three playing fields.
Fauna And Flora
Karkloof Nature Reserve: Karkloof Nature Reserve has excellent hiking trails and offers superb opportunities for bird-watching