PROPOSED WEEKEND & LONGER HIKES ETC

By Sheila Head | December 9, 2018

Do please let us know which of the following you would be interested in: 15 – 17 March Hel’s River, Middelburg Back Packing Accommodation varies from chalets to rooms to your own tents. A guide is provided for the first day to assist with crossing one of the pools with a two man boat. This…

WEEKEND HIKE – Bela Bela

By Sheila Head | December 9, 2018

15 – 17 February 2019 (Please note new date – a week later than first advised) Stumvrug Hiking Trail, Bateleur Nature Reserve Near Bela Bela (Warmbaths) Base Camp Cost: R350 for members and R400 for non-members for the weekend. The Waterberg Mountains are home to a number of fine weekend hiking trails. The main advantage that these…

WEEKEND HIKES – Ribbokloof

By Sheila Head | December 9, 2018

We have booked a weekend base camp hike for January as follows. We need to know urgently if anyone will be interested. Please let us know if you would like to attend ASAP as we have to pay a deposit. Date: 18 – 20 January 2019 Venue: Ribbokkloof, Middelburg Cost: R420 for members and R470 for non…

Weekend Hikes

By Sheila Head | September 20, 2018

19 – 21 October: Year-end fun weekend – Letsibogo, a game farm just outside Bela Bela (Warmbaths) with a lovely pool. Accommodation available includes chalets and camping. Approximately R560 pp for the weekend. 23 people have confirmed so far. There is space available if anyone else is interested. Enquiries by email or WA/SMS only to FLO: info@cdcdoors.co.za  /  082 785 8165

WEEKEND HIKES

By Sheila Head | August 10, 2018

17 – 19 August:  Tierfontein Base Camp, 25 km from Potchefstroom. R310 for members and R350 for non members. This is an Anvie Adventures trail. For more info please contact Flo ASAP. 21 – 24 September:  Due to this being a long weekend and most of the regular hikers are doing their own thing, there…

First Aid Kits

By Sheila Head | August 10, 2018

Following an incident on a weekend hike recently, it came to light that very few people carry first aid kits when hiking. It is imperative that every hiker carries such a kit. These are readily available from Clicks & Dischem. It doesn’t have to be big but the most important items are a burn shield, a roll…

Weekend Hikes

By Sheila Head | April 10, 2018

18 – 20 May 2018 : Lesoba Free State – base camp – R340 members, R370 non-members for the hiking accommodation. This hike only takes 12, but there are other options for accommodation – chalets (about R720) and also camping. 22 – 24 June: Zongororo, Waterval Onder, Mpumalanga – basecamp 20 – 22 July: Tepelkop, Bethlehem, Free State – basecamp…

April – Kumbagana Game Lodge Day Hike

By Sheila Head | April 10, 2018

Date: Sunday 29 April 2018 Venue: Kumbagana Game Lodge/Eagle Cove, Buffelspoort Road, Magaliesberg Time:  08:00 Cost: R120 per person which must be PREPAID  If you haven’t already let Mark know you wish to attend Please contact him urgently: mvandermerwe4@fnb.co.za   /   082 301 1235 (sms or Whatsapp only please) Once you have let him know, you must please pay the required…

Hikes with spaces available

By Sheila Head | March 14, 2018

There are a few spaces still available on the Naukluft Hike, Namibia, which Clive Peterson is arranging for August this year. If you are interested, please contact him at CliveP@tdw.co.za  /  082 852 9784. Alternatively you may contact Bill Brough at brough@telkomsa.net  /  082 576 8198. Please bear in mind that this is an 8 day back-packing hike and…

Longer Hikes

By Sheila Head | March 14, 2018

KHOMAS HOCHLAND Portaged hike, Namibia 27 April – 5 MAY 2018 This has now been booked and paid for. There is space if anyone is interested but you would need to book your own flights etc. Contact: FLO: info@cdcdoors.co.za _____________________ Naukluft, Namibia August 2018 This is now fully booked and there is a waiting list. This hike is over…