Hikers know the Karoo – Great Karoo, Little Karoo, Tankwa Karoo and then: the Moordenaarskaroo (Murderers Karoo). Combine the slightly mysterious and daunting name with a Buffalo, and you might just start trembling in your […]
When you’re short on time, but still need to get your adventure fix…
A beautiful journey through some of the well known and lesser known areas of the Central Cederberg. Video by Chasing Corrie
Eingedi Retreat, in the beautiful Eastern Free State, offers the hiker a two-day, base camp trail. Day 1 covers a distance of 11km on the Eland Trail, whilst the 6km Zebra Trail can be done on Day […]
The Kranskloof basecamp is half way between Machadodorp and Carolina along the R36, in Mpumalanga. Beautifully hidden in indigenous bush and is built from the local rock. Nearby is a perennial little waterfall a mere […]
Since the 1960’s when hiking was introduced to South Africa, there has been a fundamental change in its emphasis, from the original idea of lumping all your belongings and food along in your backpack until […]
Getaway’s Matthew Sterne does the mighty Amatola Hiking Trail.
Key information Price (at time of writing): R4899 Weight: 785g per boot. 1570g per pair (size 11). Uppers: Perwanger® leather Women’s version: Yes Intro At first glance, one is immediately aware of the attention to […]