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Klaasenskop, Table Mountain

Leader: Don Jepson 8 August 2019

we were rewarded with interesting lighting effects including a rainbow, an ascent of the Camel by one of…

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Skoorsteenkop, Hout Bay

Leader: Penny Brown 25 July 2019

the wind was very strong, the cloud swirling, and a few specks of rain dissuaded us from ‘having…

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Table Mountain – Seven Valleys

Leader: Don Jepson 13 June 2019

We set off in ideal hiking conditions – except for the freezing temperature that we experienced in ‘Not…

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Constantiaberg direct

Leader: Don Jepson 16 May 2019

We took a direct line up the north ridge of Constantiaberg which involved about 1.5 hours of off-path…

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Pimple Traverse – Table Mountain

Leader: Don Jepson 25 April 2019

Once on the traverse the views opened up but concentration was needed for route finding along this seldom…

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Table Mountain – Seven Apostles

Leader: Don Jepson 21 March 2019

These buttresses are well worth visiting as they open up vistas not seen from the normal routes on…

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