Table Mountain, The Ledge – January 21st 2019

Arrived back in Cape Town yesterday, checked into the Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Foreshore for my two remaining nights in ZA, got settled and cleaned up before meeting a couple of friends for dinner. We went to a really nice Thai place, unfortunately not really up to par on the portion sizes and…Read more Table Mountain, The Ledge – January 21st 2019

Table Mountain on the India Venster Route, January 2nd, 2019

After a really good nights sleep, I felt the urge to compensate all my sitting on a plane the day before with a good chunk of hiking. Staying at a hotel downtown and with local transport being more of a joke, it seemed just right to start by walking the few km's up to the…Read more Table Mountain on the India Venster Route, January 2nd, 2019

More Table Mountain – India Venster to Skeleton Gorge and Kirstenbosch

  Starting at the lower Cable Car station the India Venster (meaning Indian Window in Afrikaans) trail soon crosses the contour path and runs steeply up the mountain side. It is generally considered to be on the more difficult side and partly closer to climbing then hiking. The trail passes under the cable car several…Read more More Table Mountain – India Venster to Skeleton Gorge and Kirstenbosch

Table Mountain from Constantia Nek January 4th 2017

First shot at hiking Table Mountain was on Wednesday January 4th 2017, I started out from Constantia Nek just before 9:30 after Lance got me a ride there. Following the trail and keeping left for the jeep trail I met a couple and got pointed even further west where I found a marvelous little nature…Read more Table Mountain from Constantia Nek January 4th 2017