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Chapman’s Peak Hike

Chapman’s Peak Hike

Fantastic hike up Chapman’s Peak and beyond last week. I started at the parking area at the picnic spot on Chappies Drive just after the toll where you can collect a day pass for free. The initial average grade ascent is what most people regard as the Chapman’s Peak Hike and ends at the plateau/shoulder between ... Read More
Klipspringer hike

Klipspringer hike

I’ve been a bit more active lately in the hiking department having been up Lion’s Head and TM in recent weeks. While these are fantastic hikes and have great scenery, they are local and I wanted to go a bit further afield. So I packed my bags on Saturday afternoon and headed off towards Gordon’s Bay ... Read More
Cape Peninsula Fire

Cape Peninsula Fire

Desolate. That’s a word that comes to mind when visiting some of the fire affected areas in Cape Town this week past. It almost seems like the landscape of another planet with an eery haze to the atmosphere contributing to this feeling. The scale of the fire is difficult to comprehend without being there. And ... Read More