Stok-en-Hoed’s first day hike for 2020 (high time to get out there..!)

Fellow hikers, it has been quite a while indeed! Our country received some wonderful showers during recent weeks, all the more reason to get out there and show some gratitude and appreciation.. • Saturday 14 March • Sun Karros Daan Viljoen 9 km • Meet 6h45, start hiking 7h00 • Done 10h00-10h30 • Can travel …

Of vulture restaurants, tandems in the night sky, and a September sneak peek

With the upcoming hike on Saturday in mind, a reminder that we will also visit Narrec’s vulture restaurant, a special feature of the area. The first such restaurant was built in South-Africa during the 1960’s. To this day they serve as safe-food sources for vultures threatened by factors like indiscriminate poisoning, high-voltage power lines and …