Gifberg Hiking Trails – Day 1, Sept 2020

Gifberg Hiking Trails – Day 1, Sept 2020

Gifberg Holiday Farm – Day 1 This was my break-out hiking adventure after months of Covid-19 lockdown. I had not been to the Gifberg Holiday Farm for over ten years and when it became uncertain at what stage we would be allowed to travel across provincial borders, it...
Table Mountain via Skeleton Gorge

Table Mountain via Skeleton Gorge

Table Mountain via Skelelton Gorge We usually start this route with a gentle stroll through the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. It is an ideal way to warm up the hiking legs and to get an overview of the stunning variation of plant life in the Cape Floral Kingdom....
Platteklip Gorge Trail

Platteklip Gorge Trail

Platteklip Gorge Trail – the quickest hike to the top of Table Mountain Platteklip Gorge is certainly the most popular hiking route to the top of Table Mountain – sometimes known as the 'N1' highway to the top. The term Platteklip means 'flat rock' and is named...