Nocturnal ‘Scorpions and Spiders’ walk at Kloofendal Nature Reserve

‘Scorpions and spiders’ – guided evening walk with Jonathan Leeming at Kloofendal Nature Reserve, Sat 11 at 18h30. Adults R 70, kids R 50.

Jonathan Leeming will lead an evening walk, from 18h30 to 20h30, looking for spiders and scorpions.

Are you scared of scorpions and spiders?
Do you know that which scorpions in South Africa are not very dangerous?
Did you know that deaths attributed to spider bite in South Africa are caused by secondary infections and not the spider venom itself?
Did you know that scorpions glow light green under UV (Ultra-Violet) light?
Do you know how to find spiders at night?

Jonathan is the author of ‘Scorpions of Southern Africa’ and co-authored, with Astri Leroy (SA’s ‘Spiderwoman’ – also his wife!) ‘Spiderwatch in Southern Africa’.

Please take a head-torch if you have one, and a UV torch, if you have one.

R 70 per adult, R 50 per child.

Entry into the reserve is free. There are picnic and ablution facilities

There is no tuck shop and no restaurant, so please take your own refreshments

Bookings with Karin Spottiswoode 079 693 5608

Contact details

Web: http://ow.ly/tvbIV
Email: sspotty@pixie.co.za
Tel: 0116742980
Where: Galena Avenue, Kloofendal