Crocodile Bridge Camp - Johannesburg
The secret to seeing great game is to leave the a Camp within 1/2 hr of the gates opening in the morning. Plan your breakfast stop at a picnic spot about 2hr later and then return to Camp for lunch and to relax. In the evening, take about a 1 1/2hr round trip to explore the area near your Camp.
Crocodile Bridge Camp is Best For
Directions to Crocodile Bridge Camp
Crocodile Bridge Rest Camp is small and charming, and is conveniently located in the south-eastern corner of the Kruger Park on the banks of the beautiful Crocodile River. Croc Bridge, as it is typically known, also serves as an entrance gate into the park, and is approximately a 5 hour drive from Johannesburg. As such, it serves as the perfect starting point for those entering the park, or a great place to spend a last night or two before heading back into civilization.
Crocodile Bridge Game Viewing
There are also significant numbers of general game, including various antelope, buffalo, giraffe, and rhino, and for this the camp has earned a sound reputation.
Common in the area: Lion, Elephant, White Rhino, Buffalo, general game
You may be lucky enough to see: Leopard, Wild Dog, Cheetah, Black Rhino.
Crocodile Bridge Accommodation
There are a number of accommodation options available at Crocodile Bridge, from bungalows and fixed safari tents, to the popular and lush camp site. Check Crocodile Bridge accommodation types, pricing and availability, and then make your online bookings using the SAN Parks booking engine. The South African National Parks has an excellent section on accessible travel.
Crocodile Bridge Facilities and Activities
The camp features all the amenities you would expect from the larger Kruger Park camps.
Communication: public telephone, cellphone reception.
Shops / Restaurants: Cafeteria for take away's, shop with household goods, food, souvenirs, and Kruger branded items
Services: Laundromat, filling station, basic first aid assistance
Day Visitors Picnic spots.
See Crocodile Bridge facilities and activities.
Nearby picnic sites:
Lower Sabie 40km/1hr 30 minutes away on the H10, Mlondozi 56 km/2hr 30 minutes away, and Nkuhlu 44km/2hr away.
Recommended gates to use:
Crocodile Bridge, Malelane 55km/2 hr 30min, along the S25.
Kruger Park Links: To enhance your Kruger experience, go to our convenient links page for more Park services, accessibility information, forum, web cams, picture galleries, and fun.
Virtual Tour Don't forget to take a look at our Virtual Tour of this camp by clicking the Multimedia Tab above