Mount Fletcher

Mount Fletcher

Although there is some dispute about the origin of the name of this small village, it is generally believed that it was named after the Reverend John Fletcher. Founded in 1882, the village can easily be mistaken for the African version of a Wild West town with its dusty streets and colourfully clad horsemen of the Xesibe and Hluhi clans. Sheep farming is the main activity of the area.

Adventure And Sport

Trout-fishing: Fishing for trout is a popular pastime and can be practised in many rivers in the area.

Archaeology And Palaeontology

San Rock Art: Some of the Eastern Cape’s finest examples of San rock art are found in the shelters and caves of the surrounding hills.

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