Platteklip Gorge trail

The Platteklip Gorge hiking trail up Table Mountain is one of the most popular. Although steep it is not technical and anyone of moderate fitness [...]

By |April 22nd, 2019|Hiking blurb|

More Cape Town hikes

Hiking in Cape Town A visitor to Cape Town who enjoys hiking can never be disappointed. There are so many trails with totally different characteristics. [...]

By |March 18th, 2019|Hiking blurb|

Summer hikes on Table Mountain

I always look forward to January and February on Table Mountain. Sure it's hot and the wind blows but some of the most spectacular plants appear. Any [...]

By |February 5th, 2019|Hiking blurb|

The hike from Kirstenbosch Gardens

There are a few different hikes up Table Mountain from Kirstenbosch gardens but the most well known is skeleton gorge. The great thing about hiking on [...]

By |November 4th, 2018|Hiking blurb|

Off the beaten track on Table Mountain

Llandudno ravine, the Grootkop caves and Oudekraal ravine Visitors to Cape Town are often surprised by the sheer size of Table Mountain. Not so much [...]

Which is the best hike on Table Mountain?

Which is the best hike for me on Table Mountain? Wow! What a difficult question. There are so many different trails on Table Mountain each [...]

By |September 11th, 2018|Hiking blurb|

A scenic Table Mountain hike

Scenic Platteklip Gorge One of the most well known and straight forward hikes up Table Mountain is Platteklip Gorge. This steep canyon goes pretty much [...]

By |August 25th, 2018|Hiking blurb|

Is Table Mountain closed?

No. Table mountain is not closed! For 2 weeks every winter the cablecar up Table Mountain closes for annual maintenance but this absolutely does not mean [...]

By |July 24th, 2018|Hiking blurb, Latest News|

Hiking in the winelands of the Western Cape

Hiking up the Helderberg The Helderberg is the name given to the freestanding mountain in Somerset West. Observed from either side it consists of 2 [...]

By |April 18th, 2018|Hiking blurb|

The best views in Cape Town

Sunrise hike on Lions Head When the alarm clock goes off well before it starts to get light it is easy to wonder why on [...]

By |March 23rd, 2018|Hiking blurb|