May Newsletter 2019

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In this month’s issue

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A new leaf.  Jacana Travel Marketing and Reservations closed their doors and Fagala Voet opened theirs.

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We share delicious meals full of energy and nutrients to keep you going on the trail.

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As ‘n stapper dink jy, jy is altyd voorbereid.  Gaan lees wat Elsabe Mark en Charmaine Leeb ervaar het op hulle stap.

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What to do in a bee attack

Here are few tips to help you in a bee attack.

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The old Num Num Trail is getting a new name as well of some of the overnight accommodation, can you guess the name?

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Special offer

Blue Wildebeest hiking trail in Badplaas, Mpumalanga is having a special, don’t miss out go have a look.

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We have new trails on our list.

  • Strandloper Hiking Trail, Kei Mouth, Western Cape
  • “Antjie se Voetpad” Hike, Oyster Bay, Western Cape
  • Sediba Hiking Trail, Memel, Free State
  • B’sorah Tented Camp & Hiking Trail, Hartbeespoortdam
  • Karoo Erdvark Hiking Trail, Beaufort West, Western Cape
  • Mountain View Trails, Tulbagh, Western Cape
  • Fynbos Hiking Trail, Gansbaai, Western Cape
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“Antjie se Voetpad Hike” is a 3-

Page-9: “Antjie se Voetpad” Hike
Oyster Bay, Western Cape

day/2-night hike. It is a moderately difficult hike, with the day layout as follows: Day 1 = 12.5km, Day 2 = 12km, Day 3 = 10km.  The route is suited for people with moderate hiking fitness.

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Strandloper Hiking Trail

For the next four days you will join the ranks of the Strandlopers as you discover their world of wave washed
shores, exquisite tidal pools, pristine estuaries, leafy forests and wild white sand dunes. Each section of the trail has
been designed to reveal special aspects of our coastline so that you may capture a complete Strandloper experience.

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B’sorah Tented Camp & Hiking Trail

Hidden among the bushveld of the majestic Magaliesberg Mountains, B’sorah is situated near the Hartbeespoort Dam, less than an hour away from Johannesburg and Pretoria. Despite being so close, you will find yourself in a totally different world – Africa at its bets.

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Sediba Hiking Trail

The green rolling hills, numerous picturesque mountain streams and weathered rock krans make the area around Memel
interesting for the hiker. Sediba Hiking Trail has been well laid out to take full advantage of this beautiful area of the Eastern
Free State. Enjoy a sundowner on the beautiful deck overlooking the mountains.

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Karoo Erdvark Trail

The Karoo Erdvark trail is situated on the farm Rooiheuwel.  Rooiheuwel is a self-catering Karoo Guest Farm in South Africa,
situated in the beautiful surroundings of the escarpment of the Nuweveld Mountains in the Great Karoo with a typical mountainkaroo landscape, 80 km west of Beaufort West and 60 km north of Leeu-Gamka.