Beauty: 4.5 (of 5) Difficulty (fitness): 8/10 Technical rating of trail: Contains short sections of steep inclines and declines and rocky coastline which needs to be carefully navigated. Duration: 2 days The Harkeville Hiking Trail is a magnificent 2 […]
The third jewel in the crown of multi-day hiking trails in the Garden Route. The Tsitsikamma Trail is a great alternative if the Otter Trail or Outeniqua Trail isn’t available. Beauty: 3.5/5 – Large sections […]
Arno Pouwels perfectly captures that unique Otter Trail mix of ocean and forest magic, where time seems to slow down and the peace soaks deep into your soul… For more information on this world famous […]
A local’s secret, the Fountain Shack is the only way to overnight in the spectacular Robberg Nature Reserve in Plettenberg Bay, a national monument, World Heritage site and marine protected area. Beauty: 5/5 Difficulty (fitness): […]
A whirlwind tour of the Outeniqua Trail. Video by Sean Brookes.
Exploring the Storms River Mouth Rest Camp and surrounding Tsitsikamma National Park. Video by Sergio Fernandez.
Meet Galeo Saintz, founder of the Hi-Tec Garden Route Walking Festival, South Africa’s first and only walking festival. As a trail blazer he co-founded both the Rim of Africa Mountain Traverse and the Eden to […]
The Otter trail is officially the oldest and undoubtedly the most iconic hiking trail in South Africa. The trail, which runs along the spectacular coastline between the Storms River mouth and Nature’s Valley, was opened […]