Gamsberg Nature Reserve

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C26 road at Gamsberg Pass in Namibia (2014)
Gamsberg mountain in Namibia (2014)

Gamsberg Nature Reserve is a protected reserve of Namibia, located west of Rehoboth.[1] Within the reserve we find the flat-topped Gamsberg mountain. With its 2347 m above sea level it is said to be the third highest mountain in Namibia.[2] The mountains separating the Namib Desert form the Khomas highlands.[3]

In this area, it is possible to observe stars with little or very little light pollution.[4]


  1. ^ "Rehoboth | Namibia". Retrieved 2020-05-30.
  2. ^ Hakos Astrofarm: Gamsberg access date 11. August 2018
  3. ^ "Attractions". Namibgrens Guest Farm. Retrieved 2020-10-28.
  4. ^ "Tracks4Africa". Tracks4Africa. Retrieved 2020-10-28.

Coordinates: 23°20′S 16°12′E / 23.333°S 16.200°E / -23.333; 16.200