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…

Weekend Hikes

By Sheila Head | March 14, 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…

Weekend Hikes

By Sheila Head | February 18, 2018

Due to this being a very busy time of year, there is no hike booked for November. The Namahadi Peak one in early December will be the last one for the year.   Watch this space for details of weekend hikes in 2018 when the first one is usually in February. Please note that where…

WEEKEND HIKES

By Sheila Head | November 22, 2017

Due to this being a very busy time of year, there is no hike booked for November. The Namahadi Peak one in early December will be the last one for the year.   Watch this space for details of weekend hikes in 2018 when the first one is usually in February. Please note that where…

KHOMAS HOCHLAND HIKE, Namibia – MAY 2018

By Sheila Head | July 4, 2017

KHOMAS HOCHLAND HIKE, Namibia – MAY 2018   This hike can only accommodate 12 people and is already FULLY BOOKED.   Portaged 6 day hike just to the WEST of Windhoek in an area called the Khomas Hochland.. We walk over various farms and stay in very basic shelters. Estimated cost for portaged hike: R 7000 (all inclusive, flights…