• Hiker on rocky coast in Garden Route
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    Video: Beyond the Otter Trail

    Daniel Johnson and friends explore the wild stretch of coastline between Nature’s Valley and the Keurbooms River in Plettenberg Bay. Warning: This is dangerous and should not be attempted unless you know exactly what you’re [...]
  • Alexandria Trail
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    Video: Alexandria Trail

    Nicola Freitas captures the pristine, wild and almost desolate feeling of hiking the Alexandria Trail. Also, it’s sandy…
  • Suicide Gorge
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    Video: Suicide Gorge

    Daniel Johnson perfectly captures the ever-popular Suicide Gorge in the Western Cape.
  • Videos

    Video: Conservation of Experience

    “Real immersive experiences in wilderness changes people – it changes the way that they think and it changes the way they behave.” Using tourism and conservation as a means of “re-wilding” humans. Video by Lowveld [...]
  • Icebreaker Tech Lite T-shirt
    Gear Reviews

    Review: Icebreaker Tech Lite Short Sleeve T-shirt

    Key Information: Price (at time of writing): R899 Fabric: 87% Merino Wool, 13% Nylon Fabric weight (gauge): 150 Ultralight Garment weight: 190g Intro Merino Wool clothing has always been praised for its natural anti-bacterial (anti-stink) [...]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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“Have you done the Otter Trail?”

It’s simply the best! To read more about it follow the link in our bio. 

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