Hiking Programme

Datum Day of week Aktiwiteit Plek/Beskrywing afstand/Graad aantal persone Permit  inligting Leier kontak
15-July Saturday day hike Miaspoort It is a long and initially difficult walk as the first two hours are a steep climb to the top of Huguenot Kop. The path becomes easier once on top, but the last section is another steep climb up a neck to the cross at 1318m. 2B 12 people wild card or R40 Jaco 0826053863 or cora.westerncape@gmail.com
21-23 July weekend housekeeping   we are going to do some hut cleaning and also some socialising and hiking 2A 12 people free Margaretha 0833049789 or margaretha.bruwer@kaapagri.co.za
8-22 July July Camp long hike Cathedral area camping in the vicinity of Cambalala, the house that the KZN Section of the MCSA rents from Ezemvelo KZNWildlife and which is very close to the top of the Mike’s Pass Parking area Cars will be parked at the bottom of the Pass and the kit taken up by Ezemvelo. Hikers will walk from there up to the Base Camp site (the views are sensational!); approx 7kilometres carrying overnight packs in case there is a delay in getting the kit up to the site. various        
23-July Saturday trail run REGISTRATION: Sunday, 23 July at Delheim from 07h45 Both routes have some good climbing and singletrack sections. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the fantastic trails in the Greater Simonsberg Conservancy with magnificent views! GENERAL INFO: The refreshment station on both routes will have Powerade, fruit & jellys and Coke (plus Gluhwein!) at the finish. There will be coffee & muffins for sale in the morning with breakfast options served until 11h30. Book early for a table at the restaurant and enjoy the spring day in the Stellenbosch winelands. All finishers receive a medal! Prizes to be won from Falke socks, Cape Storm and some Delheim wines at the lucky draw! DISTANCES & START TIMES: 13km: 09H15 & 8km: 09H30   “COST: Pre-entries (pre entry closing date 19 July)
8km – R110 & 13km – R125”
No leader. 0218844752 website
29-July Saturday day hike Helderbergplaas, Somerset Wes staproetes, verskeie afstande 5.8km, 9km of 11km. Sal dit aanpas volgend die groep. 2A 12 R30+geld vir koffie na die tyd Loni or esme 0845176959 or 0827890689 eagerloni@yahoo.com
05-Aug Saturday day hike Blouvlei, Wellington Ons stap na n gedenksteen op die plaas 1A. 5 uur 12 no fee Elsie Oettle 0218641184 of 0827379990
09-Aug Wednesday social/hike/talk Olive Glen soup & soetes/ 1st aid course-more information via email later       Avril/Bruce 0829214325 or bruce.powrie@gmail.com
12-Aug Saturday day hike Wellington Wine route hike Ons stap vanaf Val du Charron oor die voet v Groenberg tot by Langkloof met n wynproe by Linton Park 2A 16 persone. hierdie is n gewilde stap, kontak haar betyds free Katrien Steytler 0218731241/0823358132 or steytlers@mweb.co.za
18-19 Aug Wednesday social Krom hut         Margaretha 0833049789 or margaretha.bruwer@kaapagri.co.za
25-27 Aug Weekend fietsry naweek Bonnievale Ons kuier by Miemie in haar huis op die dorp. Daar is verskeie roetes en afstande om te verken op jou fiets. McGregor het verskeie staproetes. verskeie afstande 10 persone free slegs PW lede Miemie 0828545786 or miemietheron@gmail.com
02-Sep Saterdag dagstap West Coast Ganzekraal stap vir blommekyk. En terug langs strand na Grottobaai. Al langs die kus na die riviermond en weer terug na Grottobaai. Kuier na die stap met sop en brood. 1/2A   geen fooi nie. Ada Andrag 0224922591/0766828699 or adaandrag@live.com
8-10 Sep Weekend hike Witsand Ons kuier en stap by Paul op sy plaas Parklands naby Witsand. Ons stap Saterdag langs die strand so 18km en Sondag 10.5km 2A 12 free slegs vir PW lede Paul Ackermann paula@calculus.co.za
13-Sep Wednesday day hike Postberg Spring flowers in this beautifull reserve 2A 18 persons R75 hike permit +R70 or wild card at gate. BOOK BY 8 JULY Suzanne Smith from CT section 0833033417/0219762103 or wilsonsmith@yebo.co.za
15-17 Sep   social           Margaretha 0833049789 or margaretha.bruwer@kaapagri.co.za
23-Sep Saturday hutdiens              
30-Sep Saturday Sewefontein           Loni  
12-15 Oct   house keeping            e  
13-14 Oct Weekend Camp/Hike Tulbagh/Secret falls 4×4’s only camp. 10 campsites.No electricity. No parking available for non 4×4’s. Hot water showers. Bring everything. http://www.secret-falls-tulbagh.com/. we are nestled in the winterhoek west mountains with an abundance of fynbos and proteas and secret waterfalls with endless hiking trails 1A or 2A 13-18 people more or less R360 pp for the weekend. Will depend on numbers Avril/Bruce 0829214325 or bruce.powrie@gmail.com


Height exposure Degree of difficulty
A – No exposure to heights 1 – An easy stroll
B – Mild exposure to heights 2 – Moderate
C – Moderate exposure to heights 3 – Strenuous exercise
D – Very exposed to heights 4 – Only for the very fit