A couple of friends hike up to the highest point in South Africa, Mafadi.
A beautiful reminder of why we need the quiet, peaceful disconnect that nature offers.
As we approach winter, temperatures drop, weather conditions change and time in the outdoors takes on a different character – fresh, beautiful, wild, but also potentially dangerous if one is not prepared. In 2014, Cape […]
Drakensberg Hiker took a group of ladies on the Northern Traverse in the Drakensberg.
The new short documentary ‘The Quest for the Ultimate Dome Tent’ features Jotaro Yoshida, the founder and designer of Locus Gear. His Djedi Dome tent is a result of four years of development, making it […]
Some very basic, but very helpful guidelines on how to pack a backpack from the experts at REI. Also check out our Multi-day Hiking Checklist to make sure you don’t leave any essentials behind.
Ruan Kotze from “The Reel Thing” captures some magnificent footage of the steep places of the mighty Drakensberg.
Anna-Belle Durrant’s video of the Castle Gorge hike, outside of Johannesburg, really captures the essence of a day hike: Peace, quiet, fresh air and quality time with friends. To see more of Anna-Belle’s creations, check […]
The United Nations General Assembly designated 11 December “International Mountain Day”. As of 2003, it has been observed every year to create awareness about the importance of mountains to life, to highlight the opportunities and […]
Check out Lance Kime’s amazing footage of their Coast-To-Coast 2018 training, traversing from Pieke to Berg River Nek via Rifberg and Katedraal peaks – one of the highlights of Jonkershoek Nature Reserve.