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Fri 17 Sep 2021
Sam Greyvenstein
Join Sam for a 1 hour walk on part of the green belt.  Bring a torch with you.  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. 

Sam will start walking at 5.30 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/280426713/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sat 18 Sep 2021
Ashley
Starting out from Constantia Nek, we take the contour path to climb up Nursery Ravine to the Hely-Hutchison Dam and the Woodhead Dam. Return will be via the jeep track passin g the Victoria, Alexandra and De Villers dams on our way back to the cars.  R30 guest fee applies to non Meridian Hiking Club members. 

Meet Ashley in the Constantia Nel parking area by 7.30am. Hike starts at 8am. 

Directions and queries: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280429567/

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Sat 18 Sep 2021
Desiree
We are going to try again - join me for a walk with the dogs on the beach and drinks at Blue Peter afterwards.  R30 guest fee applies if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  Covid compliant event.  We would like to support a lady who has on occasion hiked with us. She runs a soup kitchen in Elsies River and will appreci  More...

Meet at the bench opposite the lawns of the Blue Peter at 2pm.

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280752927/

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Sun 19 Sep 2021
Sam Greyvenstein
Walk from Kloof Nek to Signal Hill and back to watch the sunset - bring a torch.  Bring water, snacks, and R30 guest fee if not a member of Meridian Hiking Club.    This is a Covid compliant event.  Well behaved dogs welcome.   

Meet at 3.00pm at the Kloof Nek parking area opposite the MyCiti bus stop on Tafelberg Road. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280752815/

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Sun 19 Sep 2021
Desiree
This is a relatively easy walk from the Sunbird Centre up to the waterfall and back. Bring hats, water, snacks, lunch, clothing to layer and R30 guest fee if not a member of Meridian hiking club. Covid protocols apply.  We would like to support a lady who has on occasion hiked with us. She runs a soup kitchen in Elsies River and will apprec  More...

9:00 AM to 1 PM

How to find us

From Ou Kaapse Weg continue past both entrances to Silvermine. Continue with the road to where you reach the intersection of Silvermine Rd. Turn left here to the Sunbird Centre. Follow the road to some buildings where you can park

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280753481/

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Tue 21 Sep 2021
Dave Glover
072 236 4779
Walk through the Gardens enjoying the outdoors and great company. Entrance for over 60s is free (bring your ID as proof) - all others pay the R75 fee for adults. R20 guest fee for non Meridian Hiking Club members.  Bring water, hat, sunblock, a blanket and eats for a picnic.  Face masks and social distancing still apply. 

Meet at 9am at the main entrance gate 1 near the restaurant. 

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

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Fri 24 Sep 2021
Desiree
This hike follows the contour path from one end of Table Mountain to the other and covers approximately 27km with steep inclines and some areas with a bit of exposure. Fitness is required as well as a head for heights. No scrambling involved.  R30 guest fee will apply if you are not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club. 

For more information and bookings, go to https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280469059/

 

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Fri 24 Sep 2021
Andre Goethals
Easy walk along Tafelberg Road towards Rhodes Memorial with a short climb up to the King's Blockhouse to enjoy the most amazing views over our city. Minimum 30 minute picnic / refreshment break at the blockhouse.  Bring water, snacks, hat, sunblock and R30 guest fee if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  Facemasks please and soci  More...

Meet at the start of Devil's Peak hike (beyond the cable station and past Platteklip Gorge). 

Hike starts at 10 am. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280745384/

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Sat 25 Sep 2021
Colin Blake
This is a lovely hike from Silvermine Dam to the Hout Bay lookout point with a great view over Hout Bay. The pace is mild with regular water or photo stops. It will suit folks who enjoy ythe beauty of Silvermine, enjoy getting out into the nature and having some basic exercise.  INFO: Approx 3 hours Bring your mask, water, snacks, hat, jacke  More...

Meet at 2pm at the Silvermine parking area. 

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280732293/

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Sun 26 Sep 2021
Desiree
Take a stroll through Newlands Forest - possibly take a different route for a change.  Bring water, snacks, hat, R30 guest fee if not a member of the Meridian Hiking Club.  Well behaved and socialised dogs welcome.  This is a Covid compliant event.   We would like to support a lady who has on occasion hiked with us. She  More...

Meet in the first car park to start the hike at 2pm.

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280753677/

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Sat 2 Oct 2021
Ashley
Srating from the Putt Putt place on the Sea Point Promenade, we will walk to Bantry Bay then follow the road all the way to Camp's Bay beach and return the same way.   All welcome - contact Ashley on e-mail fresnaye@gmail.com to book, no reservations on Meetup. No guest fees apply.  Duration  - 3 to 4 hours, difficuklty   More...

Meet Ashley at Sea Point Putt Putt. event starts promptly at 6.30 but be there at 6.15 for admin things. 

 

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Fri 8 Oct 2021
Kevin
Camping at Wolvenberg on old N1 near Rawsonville / Worcestor for two nights.  Exactly as before for those who camped with me in April. 1 hour 23 minutes from Cape Town.  Camp site with own ablution facilities, electricity and entertainment facilities with fridge. Braai / wood provided.  Bring everything else.  R30 guest fee   More...

Confirm attendance and fees paid with Kevin on 072 236 4779 after 6pm.  

Directions, queries and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/279935172/

Camping
Sun 24 Oct 2021
Ashley
Starting from the Alphen Trail parking area we will make our way up to the start of the Cecilia Forest trail following it up to the waterfall and then return to the start and back to the cars.  R30 guest fee applies for non Meridian Hiking Club members, either by EFT (details will be provided via e-mail) or cash (exact amount) on the day of t  More...

Meet at 12 noon in the Alphen Trail parking area, shoukd finish at 16h30. 

Directions: https://www.meetup.com/Meridian-Hiking-Club/events/280766910/

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