July Newsletter 2021

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Tulbagh Disa Trail
Please help support the old age home in Tulbagh, Home Disa

The Tulbagh Disa Trail hosts an annual 4 day walk of approximately 80km through our beautiful valley.  The main purpose of this walk which takes place exclusively once a year in spring, is to raise funds the NPO’s in the Tulbagh valley.  This year the honour has befallen Huis Disa, the home for the elderly in our town.

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Graceland Eco Retreat

Graceland Eco Retreat is situated roughly 50km North-East of Polokwane in the Kudu River Valley in Houtbosdorp,
Magoebaskloof. The area is ideal for hiking and birding enthusiasts as it is famous for its unique birdlife and variety
of habitats.
Bordering on the forests and plantations of Magoebaskloof and the Woodbush Forest Reserve, Graceland Eco
Retreat offers guests the opportunity to enjoy a unique type of Mountain Bushveld. The Retreat overlooks the Kudu
River Valley with views all the way to Mooketsi and the mountain range beyond Graceland Eco Retreat offers an opportunity to view a variety of game including our Giraffes named Elvis, Priscilla, Lisa-Marie and their children born on the farm named Tennessee, Nashville and little Phoenix. There are also Kudu, Impala, Klipspringer, Mountain Reedbuck, Bushbuck and more that you may catch a
glimpse of whilst hiking, enjoying your morning coffee or sundowners on one of
our terraces, pergolas or at the splash pool with a view of the valley.

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Hadede Creek

Hadeda Creek is situated in the beautiful, pristine tranquility of the Vaal River.  Situated within the Vredefort Heritage site our informal and enviro-friendly atmosphere allows for uninterrupted privacy in the bush. Our excellent service and well organised guides guarantee to make your stay with us an unforgettable one.

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Plett Surf and Turf Hiking Trails

Base camp style slackpacking holiday 4 nights/4 or 5 days staying at Bayside Lodge. The trail offers a fantastic choice of day hikes with various options all located around Plettenberg Bay. It has been developed to give the hiker a wilderness experience of coastal surf as well as forest turf. We offer a wonderful “menu” of trails which vary both in length and difficulty with options for all levels of fitness. The days are interchangeable so that guests can choose forest hikes or coastal trails depending on the prevailing weather conditions. There is the option of accredited guides as well as transfers with licensed operators to start and pick up points.

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Exercising Tips and Tricks

3 Foam Roller Stretches to Beat Sore Hiking Muscles

Use pressure-point stretching, known as myofascial release, to loosen key hiking muscles and boost recovery.

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Hiking Tips and Tricks

Hiking Hair, does not always have to be, here we give you a DIY dry hair recipe for every hair colour for when you simply cannot wash your hair on the trail, these dry hair shampoo recipes will have your hiking hair smelling as fresh as day 1 hiking of a 8 day hike.

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Trail Chef
Blackberry Cobler

We share delicious filling recipes for you to try and test out on the trail.

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