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Cape Point Circuit

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The Cape Point Circuit Start: Rooikrans Duration: 3-4 hours (+1 hour if extending to the lighthouse keepers trail) Difficulty: Moderate to strenuous This hike is slightly more strenuous than the average day hike inside the Cape Point area as it has various inclines and declines to navigate. However it is a great way to fully […]

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Easy Cape Point Hikes

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Hiking in the Cape of Good Hope, Table Mountain National Park The Cape of Good Hope or Cape Point as it is more popularly known is probably one of the safest places to Hike in the greater Cape Town area. Both in terms of terrain, but also in terms of personal security. It does not […]

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Olifantsbos Birding

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Olifantsbos Birding, Cape of Good Hope Olifantsbos in the South Peninsula of Cape Town is one of  my favourite places to go Birding. It is a remote area within the Cape of Good Hope Section of Table Mountain National Park. The Olifantsbos beach is so quiet that you can sometimes find yourself alone for hours […]

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Big Year: Cape Town Birding Day Out

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I decided that 2018 will be the year I attempt to do my first Big Year. I had never really listed my observed birds before but felt inspired after recently re-watching the movie “The Big Year”. As I am Cape Town based I don’t expect to have a very long list this year. However I […]