Day Hike

Day Hike March

Date: Sunday 15 March 2020 (Please note we have changed the date. It is NOT the last Sunday of the month due to many people going to Swaziland) Venue: Remhoogte Mountain Lodge, R12 Remhoogte Rd, Skeerpoort Time: 07:45 Cost: R25 for members and R40 for non-members Website: https://www.remhoogtemountainlodge.co.za/ This is another venue which is new to us – it is always good to…

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Day Hike February

Date: Sunday 23 February 2020 Venue: Phefumula Country Retreat, Rustenburg Road, Magaliesburg. Time: 07:45 Cost: R60 for members and R80 for non-members Website: www,phefulula.co.za This is a venue that we have never visited before and it looks very nice. Enjoy a panorama of one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world. The mountain is part of a protected…

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DAY HIKE – January

Date: Sunday 26 January 2020 Venue: Cradle Moon, Beyers Naude Drive, Muldersdrift Time: 07:45 Cost: R50 pp Website: https://www.cradlemoon.co.za/ After entering the reserve, please drive to the parking area and go to reception to pay your own admission fees. We will all meet in the car park – look out for our banner. This is a lovely venue very…

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DAY HIKE – NOVEMBER 2019

Date: SATURDAY 23 November 2019 Venue: Engedi Retreat, Plot 62 Jukskeidrift Rd, Riverside Estates, Lanseria Time: 7.30 am Cost: R50 pp (to be paid to the venue on the day) This will be the last day hike for the year. We have decided to ask hikers to join us at Engedi on SATURDAY, 23 November,…

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Snare Search

In the conservancy where Engedi is situated (where we are holding our year-end weekend), they have a problem with poaching. Every month they organize a snare search called “1 snare, 1 life”. Here are the details we have received, should you wish to become involved. They take place once a month on the second Sunday of…

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Day Hike Cleanup October

Date: Sunday 27 October 2019 Venue: Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Poortview, Roodepoort Time: 8 am Cost: No charge John Leroy, one of our members who is very involved with the Botanical Garden, has organized a clean-up of litter at this beautiful venue. Let’s help to keep in beautiful. We will meet at the Garden when it opens at 8…

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Day Adventure September

Date: Sunday 29 September 2019 Venue: Tapimanzi Adventures, Parys. Cost: R280 for adults & R250 for Seniors & children under 12. Let’s go river rafting on the Vaal! We have done this in the past and it is really great fun. Mark has booked for 10 people provisionally. Please let him know URGENTLY if you would like to attend. You then…

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DAY HIKE – AUGUST 2019

Date: Sunday 25 August 2019 Venue: Milorho Lodge, Rietfontein, Rustenberg Time:  07:45 Cost: R85 for members & R95 for non-members. R30 for children under 10. For those who will be braaing after the hike, we would also appreciate a small donation towards the charcoal please as it has become very expensive. Meet at the main gate and Mark will collect the…

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Day Hike – June

Date: Sunday 30 June 2019 Venue: Bergheim Holiday Resort, Magaliesberg. Tel: 014 537 2363 Time:  07:45 Cost: R40 for members, R55 for non-members plus R25 per vehicle. No discount for seniors. Please tell the staff at the gate that you are with Florida Hiking Club and that we will pay as a group. Pay Mark cash on the day – please try…

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Day Hike April

Date: Sunday 28 April 2019 Venue: Mountain Sanctuary Park, Magaliesberg Time:  07:45 Cost: R150 for members and R170 for non-members – payable in advance. Plus R50 per car which only has to be paid on arrival. This hike is on the expensive side but really worthwhile. It is a beautiful, pristine reserve with stunning views, amazing rock formations and lovely…

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