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Sun 23 Jan 2022
Lynne
Intermediate hike. Beautiful views over Cape Town.  Rain Cancels.  R30 guest fee applies for non Meridian Hiking Clun members.

Hike starts at 9am - meet up location to be confirmed. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283194190/

2Bb
Sun 23 Jan 2022
Kevin
Take a walk from Simon's Town to the penguin colony and return for breakfast at the Yacht Club.     Bring water, snacks, hat, sunblock and R30 guest fee if not member of the Meridian Hiking Club with a valid 2022 membership card.  Covid protocols apply.   No dogs allowed.

Meet Kevin at 8am in the parking area on King George Way, outside the yacht club. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283355025/

2Aa
Tue 25 Jan 2022
Kevin
Meet at Kirstenbosch Vida E cafe (gate 1) where we will arrange lifts to Newlands Forest and walk back through the Gardens enjoying the great outdoors and great company.   Entrance to Kirstenbosch is free for over 60's (bring your SA ID book as proof) - all others pay R80 entrance fee for adults.  R30 guest fee applies if not a mem  More...

Hike starts at 9am and will last 2 hours. 

Directions, bookings and queries: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/qkcjqsydccbhc/

1Aa
Thu 27 Jan 2022
Kevin
Repeat event for those unable to attend on the 20th. Walk to the Sandy Bay Beach for an iconic beach sunset with sundowners.  Bring your picnic (pizza), swimming gear, liquids, warm clothing and a torch to watch the sun set at 8pm.  R30 guest fee applies if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  Walk duration 1 hour, total le  More...

Meet Kevin by 6pm in the parking area at the end of Sunset Avenue, Llandudno. 

Directions, quereis and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283366529/

1Aa
Fri 28 Jan 2022
Ivan Mills
Join Ivan for a 1 hour walk on part of the green belt.  This is a Covid responsible event. Please bring your own hand sanitizer.  R30 guest fee applies for those who are not members of the Meridian Hiking Club. 

Ivan will start walking at 6 pm from the far end of the parking area behind Peddlars on the Bend, Spaanschemat River Rd.  

 

 Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/lthvrsydccblc/

1Aa
Sat 29 Jan 2022
Ashley
Kogelberg day trail is a circular routethrough diverse fynbos in the Kogelberg Nature Reserve. Hikers will also experience the shale forests and Palmiet River where there are some great swimming spots. The route is diverse as well as absolutely beautiful particularly at this time of year when the fynbos is still putting on a spectacular show.   More...

Meet Ashley at 8.30 outside the office of the Kogelberg nature reserve. Hike starts at 9am. 

Directions: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/281563632/

Kogelberg is situated about 90km south east of Cape Town. The reserve is signposted from the coastal road R44 where a gravel road leads for 3km through private property to the office. The coastal town of Kleinmond is about 8km south east of the reserve.

5Bc
Sat 29 Jan 2022
Andre Goethals
A walk into the lush greenery of this popular trail. Stop under the cork trees for a snack break.  Bring water, snacks, hat and sun block.  This is a Covid compliant event.  Well behaved and socialised dogs welcome.   Guest fee R30 applies if you do not produce a valid Meridian Hiking Club membership card.&nbs  More...

Meet at 9am in the car park next to the start of the Alphen Trail.

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283375722/

2Aa
Sun 30 Jan 2022
Wilfred
Take a hike in Silvermine up to the cave known an the Elephant's Eye from where one can see across the southern suburbs almost to infinity.  Bring 2 litres water, snacks, hat, sunblock, and R30 guest fee if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  Reserve entrance fee R35 payable at Entrance 1.   Dogs on a leash and in pose  More...

Meet in the car park for the dam. Hike will start promptly at 9 am. Use Entrance 1 to gain access to the dam. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283267271/

2Ab
Sun 30 Jan 2022
Lynne
Intermediate / beginners hike Beautiful 360* views.  R30 guest fee for non Meridian hiking Club members.  Meridian members will be required to produce their membership card.  Rain cancels. 

Hike starts at 9.30 am, should last 3 hours. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283325774/

2Ab
Tue 1 Feb 2022
Kevin
Meet at Kirstenbosck outside Vida E Cafe and arrange lifts to Constantia Nek. Walk along the contour path back to Kirstembasch then through the gardens enjoying the outdoors and great company.  Entrance free for over 60s (bring your SA ID as proof) all others pay R80 entrance fee.  R30 guest fee applies for all non Meridian Hiking Club   More...

Meet at 9am outside the Vida E Cafe at Gate 1. 

Drections, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/qkcjqsydcdbcb/

2Aa
Sat 5 Feb 2022
Ashley
We will be doing the Dam 360 trail around the Berg River Dam. Duration 5.5 - 6.5 hours.  Numbers limited to 15 participants, essential to book via e-mail. Fees:  1. R50 trail fee via EFT (details provided via e-mail) with deadline by Monday 13th November.  2. R30 guest ee if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club. This can  More...

Meet Ashley at the Robertsvlei Road entrance / Berg River Dam parking area at 7.15 am. Hike starts promptly at 8am. 

Directions: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/282692445/

5Bd
Sat 12 Feb 2022
Andre Goethals
Walk up from the car park to the waterfall and down on the Kirstenbosch side back to the cars.  This is a fairly steep climb through humid forest so a fair degree of fitness is required.  Bring water, snacks, hat, sunblock and R30 guest fee if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  This hike is not suitable for dogs.  Th  More...

Meet in car park at the intersection of Rhodes Drive and Hohenort Avenue. Hike starts promptly at 8pm and should finish by 11am. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283297218/

2Bb
Sat 12 Feb 2022
Andre Goethals
Walk up from the car park to the waterfall and down on the Kirstenbosch side back to the cars.  This is a fairly steep climb through humid forest so a fair degree of fitness is required.  Bring water, snacks, hat, sunblock and R30 guest fee if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  This hike is not suitable for dogs.  Th  More...

Meet in car park at the intersection of Rhodes Drive and Hohenort Avenue. Hike starts promptly at 8pm and should finish by 11am. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283297218/

2Bb
Mon 21 Feb 2022
Kevin
072 236 4779
Three day camping trip at 22 Waterfalls Camp Site from 21 - 24 February.  Riverside camp site with plenty of shady trees, hot and cold water, lots of pools.  Costs: R160 per person per day includes firewood.  R30 per day guest fee for non Meridian Hiking Club campers. R40 per day tent rental.  Banking details: Standard Bank  More...

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283217441/

Camping
Mon 21 Feb 2022
Kevin
072 236 4779
Three day camping trip at 22 Waterfalls Camp Site from 21 - 24 February.  Riverside camp site with plenty of shady trees, hot and cold water, lots of pools.  Costs: R160 per person per day includes firewood.  R30 per day guest fee for non Meridian Hiking Club campers. R40 per day tent rental.  Banking details: Standard Bank  More...

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/283217441/

Camping
Mon 21 Mar 2022
Sam Greyvenstein
082 498 0361
Table Mountain Festival Flyer 2022

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