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Sun 16 Jun 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From Silvermine Dam to Lookout point, then turning up along the Eagles Nest route. Out near Noordhoek Peak, and back via scenic route overlooking Dam.

12:00 at Silvermine Dam parking area. ± 4 hours. Wild card or entrance fee.

R20 guest fee for non members.

Please book with hike leader (WhatsApp or SMS). Rain cancels.

2Bc
Sun 16 Jun 2019
Desiree Sagnelli
084 640 0079
Walk from the entrance of the reserve to the second car park then turn onto the trail leading to the waterfalls. Bring water, snacks, lunch, light jacket, friends. No dogs this time.   

08:00. Meet at boom next to reserve office. 

R50 conservation fee to enter reserve

R20 guest fee if not a member of Meridian Hiking club.

 

3Aa
Sun 16 Jun 2019
Jackie Roberts & Tim Jenkin
083 354 9374
We will ascend Cecilia Ravine to the dams and then proceed up Disa Gorge to the waterfall. From there we will circle back at a higher level to see amazing views of the dams. We will return to Cecilia via Nursery Ravine. This is a fairly long intermediate hike – 5~6 hours – with some steep sections. The pace will be brisk so you ne  More...

Meet 09:00 at Cecilia Forest carpark, Rhodes Drive.

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

Please book with Tim: SMS, WhatsApp or email.

3Cc
Mon 17 Jun 2019
Desiree Sagnelli
084 640 0079
Meet across the road from the Blue Peter Hotel for a 1 hour walk out then return for drinks and lunch at the BPH. Bring hats if sunny, a little water, dogs and friends.

Meet across the road from the Blue Peter Hotel at 10:00.

R20 guest fee for non-members

 

1Aa
Sun 23 Jun 2019
Mare Ascott
083 445 5728
There are a num­ber of trails criss-cross­ing the Paarl Moun­tain Reserve, but by far the most impres­sive is the hike up the rocks itself. The walk starts at the pic­nic area, and should take roughly two/three hours to the top of Paarl Rock and the sec­ond one (Bretagne) and back, depend­ing on how much explor­ing w  More...

9h30 at Afrikaanse Taal Monument (follow the signs from Paarl Main Road or on your GPS), then we can share lifts up the gravel road to the picnic area. There is an off-road parking in front of the monument gate.

Sat 29 Jun 2019
Desiree Sagnelli
084 640 0079
Tygerberg Nature reserve for a breathtaking walk with stunning views. Bring water, snacks, jacket, camera, friends (no dogs allowed in the reserve) and suggestions for a spot of socialising afterwards.

Meet 8am at reserve entrance on Totius Street, Welgemoed. 

R20 guest fee for non Meridian members. 

R16 entrance fee to the reserve

 

3Bb
Sun 7 Jul 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From parking area up to Silvermine Amphitheatre, and then round in a circuit back to cars.         

12pm at Silvermine Gate 2 parking area (left off Ou Kaapse Weg). +/- 4 hours. Please book with hike leader (whatsapp or sms). Rain cancels

R20 cash guest fee for non-members 

2Bb
Thu 25 Jul 2019
Karen Watkins
Radisson Red is the perfect venue to unwind from a hard day at the office. Well priced menu, includes wraps, burgers and pizzas. Join Karen on the roof at Silo 6, Silo Square, V&A Waterfron. Hotel phone number: ‪087 086 1578‬.

Meet from 6.30pm for drinks at bar. Order food later. No need to book. All drinks ordered are to be paid for immediately. No tabs in the club's or leaders' names.

2Ec
Sun 28 Jul 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
Up Bailey’s Kloof, on up to St James Peak, then round, down Peck’s Valley, & back to cars. Slow and relaxed pace. +/-3.5 hours. Rain cancels.

12pm at Bailey’s Kloof entrance (opposite the Muizenberg shark spotters' hut on Boyes Drive).
R20 guest fee for non-members.
Please book with hike leader (WhatsApp or SMS).

2Bc
Sun 25 Aug 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
Up Peck’s Valley, and then on up to Muizenberg Peak. Along to the top of Ou Kraal, and down to Boyes Drive. Back along Boyes Drive to cars

12pm at entrance to Peck’s Valley on Boyes Drive. +/- 4 hours. Please book with hike leader (whatsapp or sms). Rain cancels.

R20 cash guest fee for non-members 

2Bc