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    Review: Hex Valley Down Mummy Sleeping Bag

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There & Back Safely

In 2014, Cape Nature released There & Back Safely – a hiker safety booklet about hiking protocol, etiquette, technique, personal safety, responsibilities and emergency procedures. It is as applicable now as it was then. All […]


The Leave No Trace Seven Principles

The Leave No Trace Seven Principles are the bedrock of the Leave No Trace program. They provide guidance to enjoy our natural world in a sustainable way that avoids human-created impacts. The principles have been […]


Multi-day Hiking Checklist

We’ve created a Multi-day Hiking Checklist to help you pack for your next adventure. It’s specific enough that you’ll have everything you need, but feel free to chop ‘n change to your own taste and […]

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“After a grueling slog up Fangs Pass the day before, we were greeted with this immensely beautiful sunrise. I took this photograph a few years ago when I was still quite a beginner at photography and editing. This is still one of the best sunrises I have witnessed in the Drakensberg.”

📸 and caption @patricks_adventure_travels 

A gorgeous and hard hike up and wonderland at the top: Fangs is one of the bucket-list passes in the Drakensberg. Have you done it? 

#hikemzantsi #hikingsouthafrica #drakensberg #fangspass #mnweni #kwazulunatal

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