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WEEKEND HIKE – APRIL

Date: 23 – 27 April 2021 (4 nights) Venue: Mahai,Giants Castle Game Reserve, Drakensberg Cost: R440 for Members and R480 for Non-Members Base camp – bring your own tents Mahai is a beautifully situated campsite featuring 120 large campsites nestled along the Mahai River with magnificent mountains forming the backdrop. Half the sites have electric plug points and…

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WEEKEND HIKE – FEBRUARY

Date: February 2021 (This is now fully booked) Venue: Blue Wildebeest, Badplaas Base camp Website: https://www.ecotrail.co.za/trails/blue-wildebeest Cost for the weekend: Members – R370 pp  /   Non-Members: R420 It is a two day base camp trail. You spend both nights at the thatched house where you park your vehicle. Day 1: 9km (easy to average)Day 2: 6km (average to difficult) This stunning and…

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DAY HIKE – January 2021

Date: Sunday 31 January Venue: De Wildt Adventure Trails, Schietfontein Time: 07:45 sharp (Allow over an hour – see directions below) Cost: R80 for members and R100 for non-members. Website: https://dewildttrails.business.site/ Due to current conditions we are limiting this hike to 20 people. Paid-up members will have priority. Please let Mark know ASAP if you wish to attend. Either WhatsApp him on 082 301…

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CLUB NIGHT – February

We usually hold our AGM at the February Club Night but, at this stage, we are not sure whether we will be able to go ahead or if we will have to postpone. We will inform you in due course

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LEOPARD TRAIL, BAVIAANSKLOOF, EASTERN CAPE

This was originally booked for June this year. Bill is going to re-book it for later in 2021 as it apparently gets extremely cold overnight in June and he was advised to book it for sometime in the spring. It is a 5 day slack-packing hike.  More details to follow.

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Hiking in Swaziland – March & April 2021

This was supposed to take place last March. Bill has obtained new dates – one in March and one in April in order to accommodate everyone. Both dates are fully booked but you can be put on a waiting list in case anyone pulls out. Bill: 082 576 8198 / zachiusm@tdw.co.za Date: March & April 2021 (both dates fall…

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Weekend Hike February

Date: February 2021 (This is now fully booked) Venue: Blue Wildebeest, Badplaas Base camp Website: https://www.ecotrail.co.za/trails/blue-wildebeest Cost for the weekend: Members – R370 pp  /   Non-Members: R420 Some people had already booked and paid for this hike which was supposed to take place in April this year. There are still 5 places available if anyone would like to go. If so, please…

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Club Night – January 2021

Tuesday 26 January Golden Reef Road Runners Club Andrew Street, Horizon, Roodepoort 7 for 7.30 pm SOCIAL BRING & BRAAI For our first Club Night of the year we will have our annual New Year bring & Braai. We look forward to seeing you there and hearing all about the various hikes and holidays you…

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Annual Photographic Comtetition

Judging will take place at Club Night at the end of November. The rules and categories for this year’s competition are as follows:1. Landscape – this year we will accept photographs from previous years but they must have been taken on a Club hike and they must NOT have been submitted before.2. Flora –  open category but taken during…

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