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A great day out

We just went for a day out. It’s a great place to spend a day either walking or as we did having a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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Very special place

We stayed in the state park 35 years ago with our very small children. It is good to see that it is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just went for a day out. It’s a great place to spend a day either walking or as we did having a quick dip for a swim. Beautiful place. Should imagine it’s a great place if you have kids to entertain

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank miketeresamcb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the state park 35 years ago with our very small children. It is good to see that it is still a magical place with shallow waters where you can swim, canoe etc. Wilderness is busier but the area is protected and long...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RandGUK
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Swim, sunbathe riverside, light boat, fish, here in warm water never over shoulder high deep. Lovely for families. Ocean 400 metres away Mountains behind. Wilderness village centre 3 mins with convenience stores, alcohol, restaurants, cafes. .Lots more 5 mins away in the National Park including...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ClarkWDerbys
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

This lagoon is the Touw river estuary. It is great to swim in, canoe or stand up paddle. If you aren’t on the river side then take the N2 across the lagoon and take Southside turn-off to launch your canoe. The lagoon takes you past...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Roedig
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Tranquility, great views, relaxing walks or just sitting and taking in the quiet beauty. Good for fishing and swimming.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JacquesD1811
Reviewed 19 July 2018

On the lagoon it was perfect warm, no breeze and the water was like a mirror. The experience was serene.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank stasriet
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We were lucky enough to be staying overlooking this beautiful place. The lagoon is teeming with birdlife and the sunsets are amazing!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sydlady
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Lovely lagoon: edged towards the sea by the N2, unfortunately, but nice views and so on if you take the road on the inland side of the lagoon. Sheltered and very calm even when the sea was a bit rough. Possibly too many houses and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a tranquil spot to walk or paddle around, enjoying the peace and quiet. It is easily accessed from the N2.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tim R
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Solo trip just to see whats happening and goof fishing spots. At fary know its beautiful,good fishing spots, kayaking and nice just to sit znd rdlax. Beaugiful views with a lagoon river with a good strdtch nice for someone training in there swimming career beware...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank shoemiedevilliers
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