Oct Newsletter 2019
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Load shedding is back
We apologise if we don’t answer as quick as usual.
Apricot PISTACHIO salami
Delicious Recipes to fill you up and keep you going.
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We’ve seen too many photos being posted on Facebook pages about trash on the trail as well as looking into your organic litter.
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New trail and establishment
Misty Mountain Reserve situated in a Marine Reserve along the famous Garden Route. Nestled above the rugged
Tsitsikamma coastline, 230m above sea level, bordering the Tsitsikamma National Park. With breath-taking views
of the Indian Ocean, Tsitsikamma Mountains and indigenous forest. Comfortable accommodation, excellent
customer service, good value and wonderful experiences in nature.Whether a family holiday, adventure escape,
romantic breakaway or simply to rejuvenate in nature, we offer the perfect accommodation to suit your needs.
Looking at some trail in Eastern cape
“Antjie se Voetpad Hike”, OYSTER BAY
Alexandria Hiking Trail, ADDO ELEPHANT PARK
Strandloper Trail, KEI MOUTH
Long Distance Trails
Castaway Hike, PORT ALFRED
Strandloper Trail, KEI MOUTH
“Antjie se voetpad” hike
Antjie se Voetpad is a 3-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. The trail is
laid out in a figure 8.
Alexandria hiking trail
Hiking the two-day Alexandria Hiking Trail in Addo Elephant National Park is an unforgettable experience that
leads the hiker through three distinctly different environments ranging from forest to coastal dunes, to seashore.
No other trail in the country can boast this diversity, as you clamber up the desert-like dunes and stand aloft cliffs
crumbling into the sea, trek through high forest, and along spectacular beaches…
Strandloper hiking trail
Each section of the trail has been designed to reveal special aspects of our coastline so that you may capture a
complete Strandloper experience. The Strandloper Trail has been described as “the trail where you can savoir
the feeling of solitude on an unspoilt beach and down a bar, lunch in a cosy pub barely an hour later”. The trail is
almost 59 km in total and takes 4 days to complete. It is clearly marked with little painted white on green boot
prints and be be walked through the year. The best weather is between January and May which have warm
Castaway hiking trail
The splendour of the “unknown” eastern cape and Woody cape forest, Numerous shipwrecks, Diaz Cross, Famous Shelly bay, Kasouga, Kariega, Boesmans and Boknes estuaries, Safe Close to Game reserves (Addo , Sibuya and Kariega Park), Unspoilt coastline with minimal pollution. Prolific Birdlife and indigenous game.
Hiking Tips and tricks
We share some hiking hacks to make your hiking trip a little easier.