Category: hikes in the drakensberg

central Drakensberg hikes,

Champagne Valley hikes

17 October.Blind Mans Corner. This popular to strenuous hike starts at the KZN wildlife Monks Cowl car park at 7.00 am. We walk up the pass past the Sphinx to the top of the Little Berg and have breakfast at…

Champagne Valley walking club

29 August- This is an easy walk to Robin Hood Grove – Meet at Champagne Castle hotel at 8.00 am. We take the path to the Sphinx and just before Crystal falls branch off to the left under a shady…

Chasmpasgne Valley walking club- Tuesday walk.

15 August- Cathkin Estates- “Garden of Eden” We are privileged to be able to walk on this 1000 hectare private estate in the heart of the champagne valley. This is a long walk but classified as moderate as with the…

Walking Club- This Tuesdays walk- 25 July.

25 July. Kertland’s Pass and the Sphinx. This is one of the more challenging hikes of about 5 hours. We start at the Monks Cowl World Heritage site car park at 8.00 am and from there we walk top the…

A walk at Ardmore Guest Farm.

11 July. The Champagne Valley walking club will be doing a walk near Ardmore Guest Farm. We meet at Cedarwood Car park at 8.00 am and take cars to Ardmore from where we will walk up the hill behind Ardmore…

Champagne Valley Walking Club.

4 July. One of our popular easy walks to the fern forest near Drakensberg Sun Hotel. Meet at Drakensberg Sun Hotel car park at 8.00 am. This is a good way of joining the walking club with an easy walk…

Hike to Culfargie & Jacobs ladder

May 9- Jacobs Ladder & Culfargie. A new walk for the walking club but ending in familiar territory at the base of Jacobs ladder. This route to the top of the Little Berg is seldom used and is generally accessed…

Drakensberg Hikes – Tuesday 11 April.

Tuesday 11 April. Drakensberg hikes can be a most rewarding experience.The Champagne Valley walking club do regular Tuesday walks this week to Wonder Valley past the old oaks and on to Valley View. long walk but not too steep. We…

Champagne Valley Walking club- Tuesday walk 21 march.

21 March. Makulumane Rock. One of the walks in the World Heritage park. Meet at Drak Sun car park at 7.00 am from where we will take a Bakkie to the top of Bergview. From there we will walk to…

Champagne Valley walking club- Tuesday walk 7 March.

7 March. Bell Park Dam. Meet at Cedarwood Village Car park at 7.00 am. We will take cars to Cayley Lodge and walk along the ridge. The original walk was down to Bell park dam but due to the recent…