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Saturday
06/10/2018
Rosemary 0784251880 ELSIE'S PEAK SOUTHERN APPROACH
Hike up from Glencairn side to the top of Elsie's Peak. Fabulous views across False Bay. Bring tea and water. Meet @  Glencairn Spar parking.
13:30 16:30 5km
Sunday
07/10/2018
Phil 0215311620 CHAPMAN'S PEAK 
A gradually ascending hike up to the top of Chapman's Peak from the CP Drive. On top, the reward is the beautiful 360 degree view of the whole peninsula below. On a clear day you can see forever! Return to the cars the same way. Join us afterwards for pizzas at Posticino. Meet @ Carpark opposite the  Chapman's Peak hotel.
09:00 13:00 6km
Saturday
13/10/2018
Derrick 0217123566 UPPER STEENBERG
Ascend Upper Steenberg Peak via a seldom used path and return via circular route passing Splitkop. Great views! Bring money for the car guard. Meet @ Silvermine East  - non-pay entrance carpark
13:30 17:00 6km
Saturday
20/10/2018
Debbie 0734575121 STEENBERG RIDGE & SILVERMINE RIVER
From the mountain bike car park we will walk along the top of Steenberg Ridge (The Crags) then down to the dam for tea. Round the dam and back down the river to the cars. Bring Wild/Green cards or pay entrance fee. Meet @ Silvermine  West Mountain Bike Carpark.
14:00 16:30 6km
Sunday
21/10/2018
Anthony 0217901671 EAST FORT TO CHAPMAN'S NEK CIRCULAR
Walk up road to East Fort and then up Constantiaberg to upper contour path and along path past Blackburn Ravine to saddle of Chapmans Peak. Then down steps to Chapman's Peak Drive and walk back to the cars.  Meet @ Dunes Restaurant, Beach Crescent, Hout Bay
09:00 15:30 12km
Saturday
27/10/2018
Helen 0216853426 NOORDHOEK BEACH FROM CHAPMAN'S PEAK
Walk on Noordhoek beach from car park to the Kakapo  wreck and return. Meet @ Noordhoek beach parking
14:00 16:00 5km
Sunday
28/10/2018
Mervyn 0217950092 ANNIVERSARY LUNCH - 35 YEARS OLD! @ Westlake Golf Club.
Join us at Westlake Kitchen at Westlake Golf Club for our 35th Anniversary Celebrations. There will be a buffet lunch, preceded by a video of Club activities. Cost Member: R150 Visitor: R185 . Limit: 50. Bookings: Trails.Club.SA@gmail.com or call Mervyn. Your booking will  only be accepted on payment to the Club's bank account. Booking Start:15/09/18 End:21/10/18
11:45 15:00
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NB: As a general rule, children are not allowed on our hikes, but exceptions can be made, please ask permission from the convenor (hike leader) well in advance.

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: New hikers, please contact the convenor before joining any advertised hike

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Trails and Weekends away (see our Hiking Schedule for more info)

Sat 22/09/2018
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Mon 24/09/2018
KUNJE FARM - Kouebokkeveld Debbie Marshbank
Home Ph: 0734575121
Sat 13/10/2018
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Sunday 14/10/2018
BOESMANKLOOF - GREYTON TO MCGREGOR Mervyn Henderson 
Home Ph: 0217950092 or Email: mervyn.henderson@gmail.com
Sat 10/11/2018
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Sun 11/11/2018
CAPE POINT-CAPE OF GOOD HOPE HIKING TRAIL Debbie Marshbank -
Home Ph: 0734575121
Friday 23/11/2018
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Sun 25/11/2018
VOGELGAT & PHILLIPSKOP -STANFORD Barbara Kahn -
Home Ph: 0724710581 or
Email: barbara3420@gmail.com
Sat 15/12/2018
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Mon 17/12/2018
GROOTVADERSBOS-BUSHBUCK & GRYSBOK TRAILS Mervyn Henderson 
Home Ph: 0217950092 or Email: mervyn.henderson@gmail.com
Wed 02/01/2019
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Mon 07/01/2019
SHIPWRECK TRAIL - PORT ALFRED TO THE FISH RIVER  Mervyn Henderson 
Home Ph: 0217950092 or Email: mervyn.henderson@gmail.com
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