Rocks & Minerals | Namibia
Introduction: This rock has been produced by regional metamorphism. It has been subjected to intense heat and pressure deep in the Earth's crust.
Distribution: Amphibolite is found in broad belts such as the Matchless amphibolite belt in central Namibia.
Composition: Amphibole minerals such as hornblende.
Colouration: Light green to black.
Uses: Crystals are used in jewellery.
Very friendly lodge with eclectic decor - good choice of accommodation in the Gamsberg area
Very popular with amateur astronomers due to the areas low light pollution
A remote & rustic camp at the foot of the Khomas Hochland mountains
On the edge of the escarpment this property offers stunning views over the Namib Desert plains. Accommodation choices include private campsites, luxury villas & traditional guest farm accommodation