A couple of handy lacing techniques for your hiking boots that can help prevent blisters and relieve discomfort.
Alex Shapiro beautifully captures the magic of Magoebaskloof.
A beautiful video by Johnny Miller of the spectacular Kloof Corner Ridge scramble up Table Mountain.
Raw and unfiltered. The final climb on Mt. Everest. Amazing footage from a climber’s perspective on his final push to the top of the world.
A couple of friends hike up to the highest point in South Africa, Mafadi.
Drakensberg Hiker took a group of ladies on the Northern Traverse in the Drakensberg.
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 […]