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    Looking back on 2019

    Happy New Year to all the hikers out there! We hope it’s going to be a fantastic year for everyone, filled many new trails, some old favourites and awesome adventures shared with hiking buddies. Looking [...]
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    Video: Training for Backpacking

    REI has put together a training video with the perfect sequence of exercises to get you ready for tougher trails and help prevent injury and reduce knee pain.
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    Video: Rim of Africa 2019: Part 1

    The Rim of Africa is South Africa’s longest guided hike through the Cape fold mountains of the Western Cape. This hike happens once annually as the weather conditions only allow a certain window to make [...]



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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