Just north of Windhoek on the B1 lies the Von Bach Recreation Resort. The Von Bach Dam and Game Park cover an area of 43 km . The area is popular for nature walks and hiking. Game including Hartmann s zebra gemsbok kudu baboon and red hartebeest can be viewed on foot. The resort major draw card is the Von Bach Dam which provides much of Windhoek s water supplies. Water-skiing windsurfing and yachting are popular pastimes on the dam. The Von Bach Recreation Resort is particularly popular with anglers. The freshwater angling at the dam includes small-mouth yellow-fish large-mouth bass and blue kurper as well as carp and barbel. Picnic sites for day visitors as well as a restaurant and several accommodation options make von Bach one of the most accessible holiday retreats in Windhoek s surrounds. The resort is located 3.5 km south of Okahandja.