The Boomslang cave Table
Explore Table Mountain on a guided hike with Ridgway Ramblers
Many people may be unaware that the Kalk Bay area of the Table Mountain National Park is riddled with caves. In fact there are more than 6o caves with names ranging from Devils Pit to Surprise Grotto and Spookgrot.
The Boomslang Cave is one of the many that is easy to access and offers an opportunity for a bit of exploration. If you are planning to try a little caving it is best to go in summer (when its dry) wear old clothes and take a torch!
To get there park in Boyes Drive just before the road turns left and begins to head down into Kalk Bay. The path begins with some steep steps and over a couple of wooden bridges before arriving at a junction just before you cross a small stream. This small clearing called “Weary Willies”. You take the left hand fork signed “Echo Valley.