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Cape Town - All of the Kruger National Park's main camps are now open to visitors, SANparks has confirmed on its website.

Over the past few weeks the Kruger National Park temporarily closed some roads and bush camps, after the summer rainfall was heavier than expected.

While certain parts were flooded, SANParks said no camps had been damaged. Visitors are being advised that all main camps are now accessible, with certain bush camp still closed as a precautionary measure.  
Bush camps affected as follows:

Balule Bush Camp - OPEN
Bateleur Bush Camp - OPEN
Biyamiti Bush Camp - closed until Wednesday 19 March 2014
Shimuwini Bush Camp - OPEN
Sirheni Bush Camp - OPEN
Talamati Bush Camp - closed until Tuesday 18 March 2014

Trails camps closed as precautionary measure:

Boesman Trails Camp - closed until 29 March 2014
Nyalaland Fly Camp - closed until 19 March 2014
Olifants Trails Camp - closed until 19 March 2014
Wolhuter Trails Camp - closed until 29 March 2014

Visitors are requested to contact Central Reservations on 012 428 9111 if they need to make alternative arrangements for accommodation.

Re-opened roads:

H1-1 from Skukuza to Pretoriuskop 
H1-2 between Skukuza and Tshokwane 
S60 between Punda Maria and Pafuri
H14 between Mopani and Phalaborwa
Crocodile Bridge Gate
Road closed in Nxanatseni region: S64 from Punda Maria to Thulamela
Visitors who need to make alternative arrangements should contact Central Reservations on 012 428 9111 or the Emergency number 013 735 4029.  

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