The Northern reserve is primarily for water recreation. The Northern side of the Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve caters for boating, fishing and camping. Primitive camp sites (scattered thoughout the reserve) are also located on the Northern side.

How to get there

Travelling on the N1 towards Polokwane (Pietersburg) take the Zambezi off-ramp (toll gate) and turn right towards Cullinan. Turn left at the second robot into R573 KwaMhlanga (Roodeplaat North). Continue about 9km until you get the entrance to Roodeplaat dam on your right.