CPT – Outdoors Guide 01-07 Nov 2013

Meridian hikes

*Southeast Arete (Lions Head)

A challenging direct route up the southeastern ridge of Lion?s Head past Wally’s Cave. B+ graded exposed rock scrambling. Descending via the chains on the circular route.

2 November



*Devil’s Peak

A challenging ascent to Devil?s Peak Beacon from the Tafelberg Road entrance. Great views!

2 November


colin@blakeconsulting.co.za / Tel: 082 532 3124

*Jonkershoek Panorama & Sosyskloof

A very long and challenging hike above Jonkershoek valley for fit hikers

only. Total distance: 28 km Permit fee (R40) at gate, or Wild Card (+ ID).

2 November


famglass@telkomsa.net / Tel:  083 293 5103

*Table Mountain Cable Car Circular

Take the cable car up and hike to MacLears Beacon crossing the Aquaduct and hike through Echo Valley; descend by cable car.

3 November

Dolores@projectreport.co.za / Tel: (021) 785 2191

*Swartkop B to Smitswinkelbaai

This is a full day reccie hike! Expect mild bush whacking, route finding and marvellous views!

3 November

anthes@iafrica.com limited to10 people.

*Klein-Tuinkop Buttress and Adventure Traverse

Great scrambling and action. Strenuous. Bring torch for optional caves.

3 November

dreymacede@telkomsa.net / 082 5691111

*Radisson Hotel on road

Let’s meet at the Radisson Blu Hotel, walk to the Waterfront and around, have a drink. Bring your friends, everyone is welcome.

6 November

Tel: 082 498 0361

Abseil Africa

Enjoy a 112m controlled decent from the top of Table Mountain, not only experience a surge of adrenalin but also witness Cape Town’s beautiful beaches and breathtaking views from above.

www.abseilafrica.co.za, Tel: (021) 424 4760

City Rock

When the weather is keeping you inside, go to CityROCK, one of Cape Town’s indoor climbing gyms. With its bouldering cave, lead wall, and 10m high climbing area you won’t even know it’s raining outside.

21 Anson Street, Observatory, Tel: (021) 447 1326

Fynbos Horse Trails

Enjoy a full or half day guided horse tour through the beautiful vineyards beneath the Hawequa Mountains.

www.fynbostrails.com, Tel: 082 3358132

Frixon Adventures

This company puts its focus on adrenalin and action-packed activities in and around Cape Town. With abseiling, canyoning, river rafting and coasteering trips.

www.frixion.co.za, Tel: (021) 447 4985

Parapax Tandem Paragliding Flights

SA’s largest paragliding company offers one of the safest and exciting rides of your life, and its wheelchair friendly

Tel: 082 8814724, www.parapax.com


Take the leap & experience Cape Town’s beauty from a bird’s eye view.

Tel: 082 8006290, www.skydivecapetown.za.net

Kamazoo Quad Rides

Offers guided tours through the vineyards at Dellrust Wine Farm, with highly experienced guides

Dellrust Wine Farm, Somerset West, Tel: 072 5379310

Shark Zone

The Company specialises in shark cage diving and viewing tours, who pride themselves on service and the best price guarantee.

Tel: 082 8944979, www.sharkzone.co.za

Bungy Jumping

Take the leap off Bloukrans Bridge, the world’s highest jump and officially recognised by The Guinness Book of World Records.

Tel: (042) 281 1428, www.faceadrenalin.com