Activities and attractions
Hodge Podge Backpackers' location near the Magaliesburg allows our guests to experience the best North West has to offer. From wildlife spots like Pilanesburg Nature Reserve to recreational facilities such as Royal Bafokeng Stadium and Sun City, Hodge Podge Backpackers caters for all type of guests. Whether you're seeking adventure or simply looking enjoy the finer things the province has to offer, Hodge Podge will suit your needs.
Kgaswane Mountain Reserve
Formerly known as Rustenburg Nature Reserve, the 5 300 hectare Kgaswane Nature Reserve is home to 320 bird, 56 reptile, 16 amphibian, 800 antelope and 130 tree species.
Situated at Rustenburg Airfield, SkyDive Rustenburg facilitates exhilarating tandem skydiving and freefall skydives.
Pilanesberg National Park
Situated just two hours outside of Johannesburg, Pilanesberg Nature Reserve houses over 7,000 animals including 24 of the larger species.
Home to the annual Nedbank Golf Challenge, the elegant Sun City hosts a wide various of sports, cultural and entertainment events.
Royal Bafokeng Stadium
With a capacity of over 45 000, the Royal Bafokeng Stadium is North West's sports capital. The arena hosts a variety of sporting and cultural activities.
Rustenburg Golf Course
The 18-hole Rustenburg Golf Course has excellent greens, well-stock ProShop and great driving range.
Magaliesberg Mountain Range
One of the oldest mountain ranges in the world,the Magaliesberg Mountain Range offers some the most spectacular and scenic hikes in the Rustenburg area.
Located east of Rustenburg, Buffelspoort Dam is a great spot to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Rustenburg.