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Fri 19 Apr 2019
Desiree Sagnelli
084 640 0079
This a relatively easy hike - the catch is in the distance of approximately 12 kms but the unspoiled fynbos, lack of cell phone signal and the sheer beauty of the waterfalls is worth every step of the way. We will meet in the car park at N1 City McDonalds (so if you haven't had breakfast you can get something there) to leave at 7.30am. Please indic  More...

7am at Jonkershoek Nature reserve

R20 cash guest fee for non-members & R50 conservation fee for getting into the reserve

Sat 20 Apr 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
We climb this Buttress via Corridor Rib, which is between Corridor Ravine & Corridor Buttress. Once on top of Corridor Rib, we then climb Corridor Buttress to the top. Duration: +-4hrs 30mins. Rain cancels. 

8am at Theresa Avenue. Google - Kasteelspoort starting point - for directions.

R40 (no donkeys) guest fee for non-members. Please bring the correct amount.

Please book with Faizel via email or Whatsapp

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Sat 20 Apr 2019
Jackie Roberts
076 440 1462
Lovely circular route up the mountain with beautiful views over the Constantia Valley, Hout Bay and the top of Table Mountain. You will need to be fairly fit as there are a few scrambles en-route. Bring extra clothing in case it is cold at the top. 3-4 hours depending on the group.

15:00 start at Constantia Nek parking area.

Constantia Nek and approaches will have cleared after the Two Oceans Marathon so this venue is reachable from all areas.

R40 for non-members. Please bring correct amount

Book with Jackie by WhatsApp only

2Cc
Sun 21 Apr 2019
James Windrum
082 565 6898
2hrs to 3hrs.  +-9km. 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.

9am at Alphen trail entrance behind Alphen hotel, Constantia.

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

 

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Sat 27 Apr 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
This hike involves a lot of boulder hopping on the way up. There is an overhang that we can stop at to have something to eat. After the overhang there is some scrambling & a very steep walk to the top. Once on top we can decide if we want to go up Ledges or descend via Newlands Ravine & back to the cars. Rain cancels.

8am at Newlands Forest car park.

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

Book with Faizel via email or Whatsapp.

2Dc
Sun 28 Apr 2019
Victoria Wilson
Intermediate hikers wanting a bit of an uphill challenge, join me for my last hike before my short winter leave. The Back Table is a manageable intro to the dam area of TMT. Bring: layered clothes as the weather can turn up there! Rain cancels.

9h00 Constantia Nek parking

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

Sun 28 Apr 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.

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Wed 1 May 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
We will be doing the normal Wood Buttress route with a slight variation, including the chimney of Wood Buttress Left Hand Route into the hike, then continue up the normal chimney on Wood Buttress. We will descend Kasteelspoort & back to the cars. Head for heights is important & the ability to climb steep rock pitches. Duration: +-5hrs. Wet   More...

Start at 8am at Theresa Avenue  Google - Kasteelspoort starting point - for directions.

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

Book with Faizel via email or Whatsapp.

2Dc
Sat 4 May 2019
Desiree Sagnelli
084 640 0079
If you have been to Newlands Forest before with me then you will know the return route from the top down. We will be going up that way this time and returning either the same way or via the jeep track.

Meet at the car park in front of the Working on Fire base by 8.30am.

R20 guest fee if not a member of Meridian hiking club, water, snacks, sturdy footwear, friends and family. No dogs on this one please.

Sun 5 May 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From Silvermine Dam follow a circuit up to Noordhoek Peak overlooking Hout Bay, and a circular route round back.     

2.30pm at Silvermine Dam parking area. +/- 3 hours. Wild card or Silvermine entrance fee. Please book with hike leader (whatsapp or sms). Rain cancels.

R20 cash guest fee for non-members.

 

2Bc
Sun 5 May 2019
James Windrum
Come & enjoy an easy hike with beautiful views. Drinks afterwards. Bring 1L water & your friends. Rain cancels.

9am at Kloof Nek car park (as you'd turn to go to the cable car).

R20 cash guest fee for non-members.

For enquiries email James. No need to book.

1Aa
Sun 26 May 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From Silvermine Gate 2 car park, along and up to Steenberg Peak. Then follow a gradual descent and circuit back to cars.  

2.00pm at Silvermine Gate 2 parking area (turn left off Ou Kaapse Weg) +/- 3.5 hours. +/- R5 parking entrance fee. Please book with hike leader (whatsapp or sms). Rain cancels.

R20 cash guest fee for non-members 

 

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