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Sat 23 Feb 2019
Samantha Davies
073 739 2130
Walking along the glorious beach on the Capricorn Meander. Duration: +- 1hr. Incase of strong winds, we will gather inside Elaine's restaurant to negotiate our next move. Socialised dogs (i.e. must be able to have a decent convo with one another, no shouting, no complaining, & must be able to pick up their own poop using a poop scoop) welcome.&  More...

Start at 10h30, so please be there before then. Meet at Elaine's Uppercrust restaurant, Nautilus Centre (come around the building from the car park). Feel free to join me at Elaine's after the walk for something scrumptious.

No charge for non-members. 

1Aa
Sat 23 Feb 2019
Larry Jenkins
A roundabout route in Silvermine, including St. James Peak, Muizenberg Peak, and Upper Steenberg Peak, followed by a quick descent to the parking lot

0800h at Silvermine south parking lot (Gate 2, non-paying side). End ± 1 pm

No dogs. RAIN CANCELS.

2Bb
Sat 23 Feb 2019
Ken Greaves
A strenuous ascent with scrambling (some with exposure). If time permits we will two of the traverses on Klaasens Kop. Scrambling ability with a head for heights are required. Duration 5 – 6 hours. Rain cancels.

8am at Cecilia Forest parking area.

R40 guest fee for non-members 

Book with Ken via email

2Dd
Sun 24 Feb 2019
Victoria Wilson
Meet at the pavilion main entrance. Walk along beach road towards and through Green Point Eco-Park where we will have a break overlooking the water. We will proceed past the stadium then follow the promenade back to the pavilion. Bring: water, hats & sunblock Duration: 10km, pace brisker side of moderate

9am

R20 cash guest fee for non-members

Thu 28 Feb 2019
Victoria Wilson
Join Victoria and Meridian for after work drinks and or snacks from the tastyTapas menu. 

From 18h00

Find out more on https://www.denanker.co.za/

2Ec
Fri 1 Mar 2019
Mare Ascott
083 445 5728
One place available to share with 5 other Meridians in a house less than 1 km from Harbour Island. This 3 bedroom house is approximate 70m from the beach in a secure complex. It has a living room with flat-screen TV and a fully equipped kitchen with an oven and a microwave. It also offers an indoor braai and entertainment area and guests can relax   More...

1 place left

Cost: R720 for whole weekend.

Sun 3 Mar 2019
Victoria Wilson
Let us go up from Newlands Forest and join the shaded contour path through to Rhodes Memorial. We will walk down and loop back to the forest along the M3 side path.  Rain or temperatures over 30 cancels Level: This hike is steepish up to contour and fairly long to Rhodes Mem so you need to have uphill fitness and some endurance. Pace will be  More...

Meet at 8h30 at the main entrance to the forest (helicopter entrance)

Safety: Route may change depending on attendance, due to this being an occassional crime pocket,

R20 cash guest fee for non-members. 

Sun 3 Mar 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From dam up to lookout point overlooking Hout Bay and back.

3.30pm at Silvermine Dam parking area. +/- 2.5 hours. Wild card or Silvermine entrance fee.  Please book with hike leader (whatsapp or sms). Rain cancels.

R20 cash guest fee for non-members

2Bb
Sun 3 Mar 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. After  the hike there will be a bring & braai... swimming pool... so please put your stuff in a cooler box. Bring your own meet & drinks. And a salad or desert for the t  More...

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

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

 

2Aa
Sat 9 Mar 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
This is a very steep hike with some boulder hopping & two very steep scrambles on the way up. Once reaching the top we will do Carroll's Ledge & we can decide which way to descend, either Skeleton's Gorge or Newlands Ravine. Head for heights & able to climb up steep pitches will be important. We will have a few stops along the way. Dura  More...

7am at Newlands Forest car park. Google Newlands Forest car park for directions.

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

Book with Faizel via email or Whatsapp.

3Dc
Sun 10 Mar 2019
Frank Dwyer
082 882 4388
Pondo-Hopper Hiking Trail covers some of the most stunning scenery in the country & is a must do area to hike for anyone who loves the outdoors. The trail is fully catered & guided. We gather in Port St. Johns for transfer to Msikaba & start walking on the 11th, from Msikaba back to Port St. Johns.

Distance approximately 70km over 5days. Cost is between R6800 & R7500 depending on group size. We are aiming at getting a group of 12 together. Does not include travel or accommodation before or after the hike.

Book with Frank via email or whatsapp.

Trail
Sat 16 Mar 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
We will walk along the pipe track to the start of Spring Buttress, which starts off with an exposed climb. On the way up there are a few exposed climbs & a very steep walk up on the left. Some cracks or chimneys to climb closer to the top. We will have two stops, one at the overhang & the other on top. We will descend Woody Ravine back to t  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.

2Ec
Sun 17 Mar 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.

1Ab
Thu 21 Mar 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
Starts off by climbing a chain, then a steep walk up to the 2nd chain which is about a 6m climb, then through a very narrow crack to climb the 3rd & final chain (no fat people, unless you want your fat squeezed out of you). The route is quite exposed so must have a head for heights. Descent will be via India Venster or by cable car. Duration +-  More...

8:00am sharp at Kloofnek parking (by public toilets).
R40 guest fee for non-members.
Book with Faizel via email or Whatsapp. 

1Ec
Sat 23 Mar 2019
Faizel Abrahams
072 901 3930
This hike is on the right of Kloof Corner Ridge, about 5m below the Beacon with some bush wacking at the start, then some climbing, then traverse to a dassie traverse where there is a 40cm to 50cm gap which one must lay on & crawl on one's tummy to get to the other side & there is no other way around it because of the sheer drop on the one   More...

8am at Kloof Nek car park.

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

Book with Faizel via email or Whatsapp

2Dc
Sun 24 Mar 2019
Samuel Greyvenstein
082 498 0361
Bring somewater and friends . Drinks after walk. 1.30 hours. Books Please bring books for Tygerberg Childrens Hospital .. Old or New

4pm at Peddiars car park 

R20 cash guest fee for non-members.

1Aa
Sun 31 Mar 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From Silvermine Dam follow the Craggs route, along up to Elephants Eye Cave, and a circular route back.

3.30pm at Silvermine Dam parking area. +/- 2.5 hours. Wild card or Silvermine entrance fee. Please book with hike leader (wh.atsapp or sms). Rain cancels.

R20 cash guest fee for non-members

 

2Bb
Sun 14 Apr 2019
Colin Blake
082 532 3124
From Silvermine Dam follow a wide circuit above the dam with beautiful views. 

3pm 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.

2Bb
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 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 

 

2Bc