“Nothing to fear but fear itself – Franklin D. Roosevelt
A friction device also known as a "descender" allows the rope to be released in a controlled manner.
When done under the supervision of a qualified and well trained abseil supervision, abseiling is an extremely safe, most rewarding and memorable adventure that enables people to overcome their perceived fears of heights.
Join us as we take you through a pictorial description of this wonderful 3.5 hour rafting trip.
It's a beautiful day on the Crocodile River. Most days are - blue skies, gentle winds, and sultry heat.
It's time to explore a beautiful part of South Africa - the Crocodile River just a few kilometers above the Hartebeespoort Dam, in the North West Province, about 30km from Sandton, the financial heart of the country.
Despite the name there are NO crocodiles in the river.
In the village of Broederstroom you will find Paddle Power Adventures which is the original river rafting company on the Crocodile River and has been operating for more than 18 years.
After signing the indemnity forms and meeting the river guides who will be accompanying us on the trip, we get kitted up with life-jackets and helmets, climb onto the truck and travel to the launch site which is located in the renowned Lion and Safari Park about 3kms away.
The journey has begun.
Come and spend a couple of hours at Paddle Power, challenging your colleagues and friends to see who is most accurate in the ancient art of Crossbow.
This activity requires a minimum of 6 people booking together as a group and is ideal for corporate team builds, bachelor parties and other functions.
The traditional bow and arrow required enormous skill, physical strength, years of training and those who were top bowmen were considered a superior caste.
Wind: 22.53 km/h