Besides all the fun things that happen on Happy Toes there is a bunch of great things to do in and around the Marico area.


Day Visits to "Die Oog" - The Groot Marico Spring, which starts up in the rift valley of East Africa, flows deep underground below layers of rock and surfaces here. Some of the purest water in the world.

Diving – At The Groot Marico Spring, chrystal clear water with visibility forever. Make sure you have the right equipment and training for the subterranean diving before planning a dive here

The Dam and surrounds - Fishing, Boating, ski’ing, Mountain Biking, Hiking and Bush Walks.

Annual Mountain Biking Events

Mampoer Tasting and Tour - (Local Moonshine, the Marico is known for its “Lekker” Mampoer)

Local Guest Farms and Retreats

Bosman Weekend – Celebrate the colourful literature of one of South Africa’s greats, who was inspired by the breath taking Marico landscape, Herman Charles Bosman

Street Markets and Festivals in the quaint little country town



For details on these and other events contact...
The Groot Marico Information Centre
Cell +2783 2722 958 - speak to Santa
P.O. Box 28, Groot-Marico, The Republic of South-Africa, 2850
info@marico.co.za



The Nursery School in Groot Marico town.
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Riverstill Guest Farm
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