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Getaway Guide to Hiking Trails and Day Walks in South Africa

Getaway Guide to Hiking Trails and Day Walks in South Africa

 

This informative book by the doyen of hiking trail accreditation in South Africa, Professor Leon Hugo, covers 985 South African trails and day walks.

 

CONTENTS

HOW TO USE THIS BOOK.........................1

HOW TO GET STARTED..Basic information for hikers
Finding a club............................................ 5
Selecting equipment................................... 5
Selecting the right trail................................ 8
What to eat............................................... 9
First aid ...................................................12
What to pack........and how to pack............15

HOW TO GET STARTED..Basic information for trail owners
Trail planning............................................16
Legal matters.......................................... 17
Developing and marketing trails.................17

HIKING TRAILS AND DAY WALKS – Alphabetical listing - with Maps
Eastern Cape..........................................23
Free State..............................................68
Gauteng ................................................83
KwaZulu-Natal........................................90
Limpopo.............................................. 116
Mpumalanga.........................................133
North West.......................................... 153
Northern Cape......................................160
Western Cape..................................... 170

ACREDITED TRAILS IN SOUTH AFRICA
Map of accredited trails in South Africa ..240
Introduction to Accreditation.................. 241
Description of the accredited trails..........244

INDEX..................................................280

Appendix: Hiking clubs
Logbook – Trail notes
The hikers Credo

ORDER FORM - Word document that can be printed, completed & faxed to Prof. Hugo - Price R119,00.

 

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