This is the excerpt for your very first post. … More First blog post
Another hike that I’ve been wanting to do forever ago. Spes Bona Forest specifically. The Amphitheatre and Cave was just optional extra as I’ve been there several times via various routes but if my beginner hikers could see it, bonus for them J Another hike where I couldn’t remember the route so had to do … More Spes Bona Forest/Amphitheatre/Robin Hood Cave
Every day, when I walk to the station from work, I look up at Devil’s Peak and tell myself that I have to make a plan go up there again. The only thing is that the normal route up Devil’s Peak is soooo overdone. When I found out that HPAC will be doing this hike … More Devil’s Peak via Mowbray Ridge/Knife’s Edge & Minor Peak
I wanted to do this hike forever ago but couldn’t remember the route. Last I did Boomslang Cave was 6.5 years ago and took too little photos to map out the route from there. I couldn’t even remember where the start was as it can be done from several points. Even from Silvermine Gate 2. … More Boomslang Cave
Oh how I miss winter! Saturday’s solo hike in the heat made me miss winter all the more. I want to hike in the rain damnit!, not only because we desperately need the rain but because hiking under the glaring sun sucks! and there’s less people on the mountain 😛 I didn’t have time to … More Solo Platteklip Hike
After yesterday’s self induced torture of a trail run, I was looking forward to some fun! Also, can you believe it that I got to do a 10 hour hard hike last week, a trail run yesterday and rock-climbing today – all in one month! ^_^ yay public holidays! Yay for finally having time to … More Rock climbing, Belaying and Abseiling!!!
So yesterday I decided it’s time to do a longer trail run…and I ended up regretting it! I have normally been sticking to 2 hours but I wanted to up it a bit to 3 hours. I took 4 hours T_T Anyway, due to safety reasons, I only start trail running few minutes before sunrise … More Solo Trail Run – Constantia Nek to Newlands Carousel
Ah yes, Hiddingh Ascension. A B3+ graded route that doesn’t get easier no matter how many times you do it. Yesterday was no different. Yesterday I didn’t even have the energy to upload my photos onto Facebook never mind blogging about it! Yesterday, we hiked for 10 hours. The rest of the group hiked 11 … More Hiddingh Ascension