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Thu 5 Dec 2019
Sam Greyvenstein
082 498 0361
Easy one hour walk with drinks afterwards. Bring friends, family, water and R20 guest fee if not a club member. 

Meet by 6pm at Peddlars on the Bend, Spaanschemat River Road, Constantia. 

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Sun 8 Dec 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
Hike cancelled due to hike leader illness. A very nice time of year to do this beautiful beach hike. Bring costumes to swim if you want. Sundowners at Red Herring afterwards

Hike cancelled.

2pm at Noordhoek Beach parking area. +/- 3.5 hours.

 

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Sun 8 Dec 2019
Colin Seftel
083 441 7495
One of the few hikes on the western side of the mountain that offers indigenous jungle and sea views on the ascent. We will climb over rugged terrain (loose rock, bush) in places as well as B-grade scrambling and some exposure to heights. Blinkwater is marked as "Closed for Safety Reasons" by TMNP, but may be used at our own risk and is no more dan  More...

Meet at 8am at Kloof Nek at the start of the Pipe Track.
R40 guest fee for non-members.
Numbers will be limited, so booking is essential - contact Colin.

2Cd
Sun 8 Dec 2019
Desiree
084 640 0079
Enjoy amazing views from between the trees, good company and plenty of fresh air. Bring water, snacks, friends, family, hat and jacket. R20 guest fee applies for non Meridian Hiking Club members. Drinks across the road at the restaurant afterwards.

Meet by 2pm in the car park across the road from the La Parada eatery, behind the fruit hawkers.

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Tue 10 Dec 2019
Maré Ascott
Join us for an easy hike up a hill on this beautiful wine farm, with drinks and/or dinner after. We will also say goodbye to a hiking buddy who is emigrating to Australia mid December. Sandy McDonald was a member of Meridian and other hiking clubs for more than 20 years and led many hikes as well. Menu: https://carluccis.co.za/wp-content/upl  More...

Walk will start at parking lot at Crown Restaurant at 5.30pm and drinks (dinner) around 7pm. 

Email to book: mareascott@meridian.org.za or reply via Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/

 

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Sat 14 Dec 2019
Mecheal Wickham
082 640 1268
 This mountain trail hike runs above Harold Porter, in the Kogelberg Biosphere, with views across the bay and Overberg fynbos in abundance. We walk East to West, then cut through town (some road walking) to the beach and walk along the coast back to the cars. 

 Meet for 9am in the carpark at Harold Porter Botanical Gardens; bring plenty water, snacks, lunch. Optional: money for lunch; swimsuit for swim after hike. +- 3 hours. Heavy rain cancels. R20 guest fee for non-members, please bring exact change.

Please book with Mecheal

2Ab
Sat 14 Dec 2019
Desiree
084 640 0079
Bring your meat, salad or dessert for the table, drinks, swimwear, waterwings and towel (heated pool) and a small gift R50 - R75 for someone of the same sex/gender/anatomical design as you and marked whether for male or female. No hike, no guest fee - regular hikers only please. 

From 3pm onwards - please Whatsapp / SMS me for address. See you there!

Sun 15 Dec 2019
Victoria Wilson
Let's follow one of Cape Town's oldest trails along the Liesbeek River trail from Obs to the Kirstenbosch Rd and back through parts of the Southern suburbs that are steeped in history. Duration: approx four hours. Bring layered clothing, water and R20 (exact amount please) guest fee if not a member of Meridian Hiking Club. Rain cancels.   More...

Meet by 8h30 at River Club, Observatory - Google directions. This is a social walk with distance endurance and a brisker pace needed! 

Email: willsome434@gmail.com (please book). Limited to 12 people.

Sun 15 Dec 2019
Tim Jenkin & Jackie Roberts
074 463 3202
An exciting but steep ascent with rock scrambling along the way. The more adventurous have an opportunity to scramble up Blinkwater Needle whilst the rest have a break. Fitness and scrambling ability is required. Duration 5 – 6 hours.

07:00 at the top of Theresa Ave, Camps Bay. We are starting early because it can be hot at this time of the year.
R40 cash guest fee for non-members. Please bring the right change.
Book by SMS, WhatsApp or email.

2Dd
Fri 27 Dec 2019
Kevin
072 236 4779
Camping at Jamaka farm in Cedarberg from 27 December till 5 January 2020. Riverside campsite under trees.Hot and cold showers.Plenty of pools.

Cost R80 Per person per day, payable to Kevin. 

Contact Kevin after 6 pm for more information. 

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