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Lake Oanob

Rehoboth  >  Namibia

Artificial lake south of the capital Windhoek. Scenic surroundings and the presence of many different species of birds.

Added* by Piero 85
Most recent update 1 March 2022

Description

Oanob Dam is a scenic reservoir surrounded by mountains. From the Lake Oanob resort that is located on the shores of the lake you can roam freely through 6,200 ha of nature. It is an enchanting place with a great variety of species.

Details

Access

You can park at the reception of the resort. From there you can go directly to the lake or follow the various paths that allow you to explore the surroundings.

Terrain and Habitat

Scattered trees and bushes , Grassland , Lake

Conditions

Flat , Rocky

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Yes

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Winter , Autumn , Spring

Route

Unpaved road , Narrow trail , Wide path

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot , Car , Boat

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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Map

Top 5 birds

Red-billed Firefinch
4. Red-billed Firefinch
(Lagonosticta senegala)
Golden-breasted Bunting
5. Golden-breasted Bunting
(Emberiza flaviventris)

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