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Sun 17 Feb 2019
James Windrum
An easy, relatively flat walk there and back, along the Pipetrack, overlooking Camps Bay. Well socialised dogs with poop bags (ie. they must be able to have a decent convo with one another without shouting & complaining & must be able to clean up after themselves using the poop bags) welcome. Bring water & snacks.

9am at Kloof Nek car park (as you’d turn to go to the cable car).
R20 cash guest fee for non-members.
No need to book.

1Ab
Sun 17 Feb 2019
Andy Young
083 302 6057
This is a 4km round trip with an elevation gain of 350m starting at Farriers way then up to the top of Myburgh’s ravine to see the red disas along the way and then back. Although this is a short walk you need to be sure-footed and comfortable with scrambling and boulder hopping. Relaxed pace. Bring a warm top, a camera, enough water and a sna  More...

Meet at 13h45 to leave at 14h00 at the end of Farriers way in Hout Bay.

R20 guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount in cash.

Please book: Andy via Meetup. Email or Whatsapp Andy if you have specific questions.

1Cc
Sat 16 Feb 2019
Samantha Davies
073 739 2130
Walking along the glorious beach on the Capricorn Meander. Duration: +- 1hr. Incase of strong winds, we will gather inside Elaine's restaurant to negotiate our next move. Socialised dogs (i.e. must be able to have a decent convo with one another, no shouting, no complaining, & must be able to pick up their own poop using a poop scoop) welcome.&  More...

Start at 10h30, so please be there before then. Meet at Elaine's Uppercrust restaurant, Nautilus Centre (come around the building from the car park). Feel free to join me at Elaine's after the walk for something scrumptious.

No charge for non-members. 

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Sat 16 Feb 2019
Andy Young
083 302 6057
This is a 11 to 12km trip starting from the parking lot at Cecilia forest then up Skeleton gorge and past Hely-Hutchinson dam and the Waterworks museum to see the red disas along the aquaduct. Then back down Smuts Track and descend via Nursery Ravine. Moderate to relaxed pace and will allow a lot of time to look at flowers along the way as it appea  More...

Meet from 7h45 to leave at 8h00 at the hut in the parking lot at Cecelia forest. Don’t leave it too late as the parking lot is usually full.

R40 guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount in cash.

Please book via Meridian Meetup Hikes. Email or WhatsApp Andy if you have specific enquiries.

 

3Cc
Sun 10 Feb 2019
Colin Seftel
083 441 7495
The route climbs 700m up to the summit of the Dutoitskop mountain, offering views that stretch over the stunning Franschhoek Valley & Wemmershoek Mountains. Expected duration 4hrs to 5hrs.

Meet at 08h00, Mount Rochelle Nature Reserve near the top of Franschhoek pass. There is a R50 entrance fee & Wild Cards are NOT valid.

No guest fee for non-members.

Please book in advance with Colin

3Bc
Sun 10 Feb 2019
Andy Young
083 302 6057
This is a 13km round trip with an elevation gain of 680m starting at Suikerbossie then up Myburgh’s ravine to see the red disas. Then across to Judas peak and the spectacular views and maybe a blue disa or two, then back down Llandudno ravine to the cars. There is lot of scrambling along the way and you need to be sure-footed, especially up M  More...

Meet at 7h45 to leave at 8h00 at the parking just before the entrance to Ruyteplaats Private Mountain Estate (on the way to Suikerbossie restaurant in Hout Bay.

R40 guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount in cash.

Please book: Andy via email or Whatsapp or Meetup

3Dd
Sun 10 Feb 2019
Tim Jenkin
083 354 9374
February is the month to see the glorious red disas. They are out in full bloom. Join us on the Not-Aqueduct route, which is close to the traditional Aqueduct disa route, but adds in a seldom-hiked, hidden gully that has even more disas than the traditional route. We will ascend Skeleton Gorge, walk across the Hely-Hutchinson dam wall and up Disa   More...

Meet at Cecilia Forest carpark at 07:30. Guests, please bring the correct guest fee (R40).

This hike is limited to 10 hikers only as the route passes through a sensitive area.

Contact Tim by email.

2Cc
Sun 10 Feb 2019
Desiree
084 640 0079
Circuit through the forest & back to the cars. Moderate easy pace. Duration: 3hrs 30mins. Rain cancels.

3pm at Newlands Forest Station parking area. Google Newlands Forest car park for directions.

R20 cash guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount.

 

2Bb
Sat 9 Feb 2019
Samantha Davies
073 739 2130
Walking along the glorious beach on the Capricorn Meander. Duration: +- 1hr. Incase of strong winds, we will gather inside Elaine's restaurant to negotiate our next move. Socialised dogs (i.e. must be able to have a decent convo with one another, no shouting, no complaining, & must be able to pick up their own poop using a poop scoop) welcome.&  More...

Start at 10h30, so please be there before then. Meet at Elaine's Uppercrust restaurant, Nautilus Centre (come around the building from the car park). Feel free to join me at Elaine's after the walk for something scrumptious.

No charge for non-members. 

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Sat 9 Feb 2019
Ken Greaves
Climb Skeleton Gorge and then proceed to Cleft and Reserve Peaks. The hike is strenuous with scrambling along the way (fitness and scrambling abilities are needed). Duration about 5 hours. Rain cancels.

07:30 at Cecilia Forest parking area.

R40 cash guest fee for non-members.

Book with Ken Greaves via email. 

2Dd
Sun 3 Feb 2019
James Windrum
082 565 6898
2hrs to 3hrs.  +-8km. Don't forget to bring water. Socialised dogs (no shouting, no complaining & must be able to pick up their own poop) welcome on the hike. Drinks after hike.

3pm at Alphen trail entrance behind Alphen hotel, Constantia.

R20 cash (no donkeys) guest fee for non-members.

 

2Aa
Sun 3 Feb 2019
Victoria Wilson
Calling all beginners who have a slight uphill fitness. The bottom circuit of Newlands Forest has many of the elements of a more advanced hike. Come and experience this short, shaded little workout with optional drink/lunch afterwards at Forries.

11h00 Newlands Forest Main (Helicopter) Entrance at car guard hut. Google Newlands Forest car park for directions.

No guest fee for this hike, only about an hour or so 

No need to book. 

Sat 2 Feb 2019
Samantha Davies
073 739 2130
Walking along the glorious beach on the Capricorn Meander. Duration: +- 1hr. Incase of strong winds, we will gather inside Elaine's restaurant to negotiate our next move. Socialised dogs (i.e. must be able to have a decent convo with one another, no shouting, no complaining, & must be able to pick up their own poop using a poop scoop) welcome.&  More...

Start at 10h30, so please be there before then. Meet at Elaine's Uppercrust restaurant, Nautilus Centre (come around the building from the car park). Feel free to join me at Elaine's after the walk for something scrumptious.

No charge for non-members. 

1Aa
Sat 2 Feb 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
This hike has a steep walk up from the start, then some scrambling with some exposed pitches to climb, then another steep walk to the top with another scramble at the end. Duration: 4hrs.

Meet at Toad on the Road at 7am, then take some cars from there to the starting point. Google Toad on the Road for directions.

R40 guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount.

Book with Faizel via email or WhatsApp.

2Dc
Thu 31 Jan 2019
Samuel Greyvenstein
082 498 0361
Bring somewater and friends . Drinks after walk. 1.30 hours

6pm at Peddiars car park 

R20 cash guest fee for non-members.

1Aa
Sun 27 Jan 2019
Desiree
084 640 0079
A moderately easy hike. Overlooking Cape Town. Bring water & more. Rain cancels.

3pm. Meet in side Deer park.

R20 cash for non-members. Please bring the correct amount.

1Bb
Sat 26 Jan 2019
Larry Jenkins
021 712 7759
Starting at Olifantsbos Bay inside the Reserve, we follow the coast south along the Shipwreck Trail. We cut inland to Sirkelsvlei for a brief stop, then back to Olifantsbos by an inland route. Picnic, swim or just drive home from Olifantsbos Parking.

09:00 at Olifantsbos Parking (20 minutes drive from Main Gate)
Bring Wild Card, Green card or R135 (entrance fee)!
R20 cash guest fee for non-members.
Contact leader by phone or email.0900h at Olifantsbos Parking (20 minutes drive from Main Gate)

2Bb
Sat 26 Jan 2019
Samantha Davies
073 739 2130
Walking along the glorious beach on the Capricorn Meander. Duration: +- 1hr. Incase of strong winds, we will gather inside Elaine's restaurant to negotiate our next move. Socialised dogs (i.e. must be able to have a decent convo with one another, no shouting, no complaining, & must be able to pick up their own poop using a poop scoop) welcome.&  More...

Start at 10h30, so please be there before then. Meet at Elaine's Uppercrust restaurant, Nautilus Centre (come around the building from the car park). Feel free to join me at Elaine's after the walk for something scrumptious.

No charge for non-members. 

1Aa
Sat 26 Jan 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
No first time climbers allowed on this hike & very important to have a head for heights. The ravine is very steep to the top, then at the end there are two pitches which has vertical climbing required. The first climb is about 10m, then traverse around to the second climb which is a 30m climb. We will not be using any rope on these climbs. Both  More...

07h00 at Cable Station Car park. Meet at the stairs next to the cable station.

R40 guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount.

Please book with Faizel via Whatsup or email.

2Ec
Fri 25 Jan 2019
Rodney Manicom
Join Rodney and Clare at the popular Fort Wynyard Friday Market.Gourmet food trucks serving delicious grub, there’s a refreshing beer and wine garden, live music Great atmosphere.

Cancelled

From 18:30 onwards. No need to book. Fort Wynyard, corner Fort Wynyard Street & Granger Bay Boulevard Granger Bay Cape Town

Kindly use the contact numbers and links for any further directions or information:

Contact: 0796228597
thelocalfoodtruckmarket@gmail.com

2Ec
Thu 24 Jan 2019
Samuel Greyvenstein
082 498 0361
Bring somewater and friends . Drinks after walk. 1.30 hours

6pm at Peddiars car park 

R20 cash guest fee for non-members.

1Aa