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
After several months, I finally attended another MCSA Search & Rescue Training event at Higgovale Quarry and yearned to do some rock-climbing at The Quarry again. Fortunately, Shaheen said that they would be climbing on Saturday ^_^ which worked out great for me but again with time constraints. Sigh Anyway, we meet at The Quarry … More Belay lessons at Higgovale Quarry