The regions’ twisting mountain passes, steep valleys, rivers and pristine forests have given rise to some of the most dramatic views and stunning natural phenomena. Within a radius of about 50km you can visit numerous spectacular sites, such as; The Pinnacle, Gods’ Window, Wonder View, Lisbon and Berlin waterfalls, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, The Three Rondavels, Blyde River Canyon (reputed to be the 3rd largest in the world), Forest Falls (which requires a short hike), Jock of the Bushvelds’ memorial site, Mac Mac Falls, Mac Mac Pools, Lonecreek Falls, Bridal Vale and Horse-shoe Falls, and many more.
The mountainous terrain around Graskop, with all its natural wonder offers unparalleled cycling, walking and hiking trails, as well as numerous tranquil trout fishing sites.
For the gold enthusiasts, there is a well maintained, 9-hole golf course set in the historic and beautiful surroundings of Pilgrims Rest.
The Kruger National Park is a mere 58km from Graskop, entering at Phabeni gate just outside of Hazyview. Also within an easy drive from Westlodge are the animal rehabilitation centres near Hoedspruit.