Amatola Trail – South Africa’s Toughest Hike – Revisited

Amatola Trail – South Africa’s Toughest Hike – Revisited

Amatola Trail – South Africa’s Toughest Hike – Revisited     Updated on 03 July 2019   Belinda and I hiked the 6 day Amatola Trail between 17 – 22 October 2016 and again between 25 – 30 April 2019. In October 2016, we were…

Arangieskop Hiking Trail, Robertson

Arangieskop Hiking Trail, Robertson

Name(required) Email(required) Website Message Submit Our First High Altitude Adventure   UPDATED - 16 AUGUST 2019   The Arangieskop Hiking Trail is located in the Dassieshoek Nature Reserve in the small Western Cape town of Robertson. Robertson has a population of around 27 000 people…
The Complete Guide To The Leopard Trail – Baviaanskloof

The Complete Guide To The Leopard Trail – Baviaanskloof

The Complete Guide to the Leopard Trail – Baviaanskloof     WARNING: This is a long post. It will take a while to read. We promise, however, that by the time you are done, you will be well prepared to take on this challenging hike.…

Tsitsikamma Hiking Trail – a Sea, Land and Forest Affair

Tsitsikamma Hiking Trail – a Sea, Land and Forest Affair

Tsitsikamma Hiking Trail – A Sea, Land and Forest Affair        Belinda and I were again privileged to do a multi-day hike with the SAPSTAP Hiking Club between Monday 20 March 2017 – Saturday 26 March 2017. It had been a while since our last…

The Complete Guide To The Fish River Canyon

The Complete Guide To The Fish River Canyon

The Complete Guide To The Fish River Canyon     For a long while now, we have been searching for a comprehensive, all-you-need-to-know article about hiking the Fish River Canyon. Most of those we have found provide a lot of information, but are still lacking…

The Sphinx Trail – Hike Like An Egyptian

The Sphinx Trail – Hike Like An Egyptian

The Sphinx Trail – Hike Like An Egyptian         Updated on 22 June 2018     The Sphinx Overnight hiking trail is located in the Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve. Belinda and I have visited the reserve before and hiked the much shorter Palmiet…

Cape of Good Hope Overnight Hike – A Coastal Trail at the Tip of Africa

Cape of Good Hope Overnight Hike – A Coastal Trail at the Tip of Africa

Cape of Good Hope Overnight Hike – A Coastal Trail at the Tip of Africa   Updated on 04 January 2020   The Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve is formerly known as the Cape Point Nature Reserve. According to the official website, the Cape…