Near Aliwal North the river has eroded a broad valley some 30 miles wide and more than 1,000 feet deep. The river’s channel, however, varies greatly in both width and depth because of dolerite outcrops that sometimes narrow it to 3,000 or 4,000 feet.
What fish are in the Orange River?
The river is home to a large number of different fish species like Largemouth Yellowfish, Smallmouth Yellows, Carp and Monster Catfish. At the end of the day its all about what you as the fisherman is after or targeting on your trip.