From Johannesburg: Take the N1 motorway from Johannesburg to Polokwane.
Approaching Polokwane on the N1, remain on the N1 towards Louis Trichardt/ Makhado. Take the Tzaneen off ramp and turn right onto the R71.
If you miss the bypass, proceed directly to and through Polokwane and you will be directed to the R71 – Tzaneen.
Proceed on the R71 for approximately 57 kms. And after passing Zion Christian City and going up and down a winding mountain pass, you will come to the village of Haenertsburg. Just past the village is a signboard giving directions to Tzaneen. Make sure that you continue on the R71 (via Magoebaskloof). DO NOT TURN RIGHT at the bridge (via Georges Valley). 4 kms. from Haenertsburg (Excel Garage) turn left on to a sand road which should be marked “Cheerio” and “L” Road.
From Tzaneen: Take the R71 from Tzaneen to Polokwane (via Magoebaskloof NOT Georges Valley)the “Cheerio” sign is about 5 kms after the Magoebaskloof hotel.
After turning onto the Cheerio Road
From this point carry on straight on the sand road for 1,7kms where you will reach a L/M road fork. Keep left and then STRAIGHT FOR ANOTHER 0.3KM AND GO THROUGH CHEERIO WROUGHT IRON GATE. FROM HERE ANOTHER 0,5KM ON A TAR ROAD WHERE YOU TURN left into L4.1 (NOT L4.2) Cheerio Trout Fishing Resort. Drive through the gate, keeping left to Reception