Hiking Programme

Datum Day of week Aktiwiteit Plek/Beskrywing afstand/Graad aantal persone Permit  inligting Leier kontak
01-OCt Sunday hut kerkdiens   We have moved our yearly church meet at the Krom hut to allow Spring to do it’s magic after the fires. Please come and join us for a baby christening as well as communion to celebrate the new growth of the plants at the Krom hut. You can stay over on Saturday night or come in for the day on Sunday. Service starts at 10h00. please bring a plate of eats to join us for lunch after the service. Bring a chair if you need one. hike on your own after the service or come in on Saturday morning   PW members: R20 pn for sleepover Gaye 0844244369 or 0849159139 or sqhosking@gmail.com
07-Oct Saturday day hike Silwermyn Muizenberg Piek, afstand 5.7km, hoogteverhoging 522 meters, gemiddelde spoed 3.5km per uur, behoort so 3 uur te vat, as ons dit rustig vat met ‘n breek daarbo…..behoort dit ‘n 4 uur stap te wees. 2A   wild card or R40 Delfie 0786618126 or adellethea.issel@coolwine.co.za
12-15 Oct   house keeping           Margaretha 0833049789 or margaretha.bruwer@kaapagri.co.za
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
21-22 Oct weekend hike Du Toits peak a strenuous hike for the very fit 3B, 8-9 hours 5-6 people   Gaye 0844244369 or 0849159139 or sqhosking@gmail.com
22-Oct Sunday hike Hell’s gate, Ornage kloof An intimate, almost level kloof, and cool in the heat of summer, possibly some disas to see. 2B 12 people wild card or R40 Loni by 13 Okt 0845176959 or eagerloni@yahoo.com
29-Oct Sunday hike Miaspoort 8km. 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 Elsie Oettle 0218641184 of 0827379990 of elsieoettle@gmail.com
04-Nov weekend   Steenboksberg stap1 is n maklike stap met kinders. Ons stap tot by die slaaplek en vertoef by die rivier. Stap2 klim Baileys piek uit en oornag dan saam. 1A en 2A     Gerhard gerhard@soak.co.za
3-5 Nov Weekend camp/hike Houdenbek Houdenbek is a restored National Monument and 60 km from Ceres and 200km from Cape. Houdenbek Camping is a private campsite that caters for one party at the time. The campers will have total exclusivity. There is about 5 places to pitch a tent. Clean running fountain water are available.
There is one hot shower and a separate toilet with basin. There is a basin to wash dishes with hot water.
There is no electricity available. www.houdenbek.co.za
32 sport climbing routes from grade 15 to 26 and some trad routes 15 persone R150 pp for the weekend Erhardt 0832809939 or erhardt.dekock@gmail.com
10-12 Nov   social Krom Hut         Delfie 0786618126 or adellethea.issel@coolwine.co.za
18-Nov Saturday AGM Olive Glen We will have a hike, talk, AGM and lunch       Avril/Bruce 082 921 4325 or bruce.powrie@gmail.com
25-26 Nov weekend hike Table Mountain Start from Suikerbossie in Hout Bay, up Myburghs Waterfall Ravine, follow the Apostles path to the MCSA Hut and sleepover … Then up Disa Gorge to join Smuts Track to Maclears Beacon, across to Platteklip to take the path over to Echo Valley and through Isolation Valley and Valley of the Red Gods, back to the hut … and then a stroll down the Jeep Track to Constantia Nek. 2B 12p R270 pp Tred Magil 0825907100 or tmt@tmp.cc
25-Nov Saturday day hike Elsiespiek, Silwermyn         Loni Eager 0845176959 or eagerloni@yahoo.com
8-12 Dec weekend or longer hike Jan Du Toitskloof a beautiful kloof with a cave to sleep in. swim in crystal clear pools and find the waterfall 2A 8p very limited numbers   Esme Jordaan 0827890689

 

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