Tear it up in Port Alfred!

If you are looking for a spot of action, a little thrill or a heart pounding adrenaline rush, the Eastern Cape and Port Alfred is the ultimate spot for sand boarding – also known as dune boarding – with plenty of natural coastal dunes, some as high as 140 metres, to quench your thrill-seeking desires.…… Continue reading Tear it up in Port Alfred!

Jozini the Great

The next time you are on holiday up the North Coast of KwaZulu-Natal, add a day trip to Jozini Dam to your list of things to do! The North Coast is well-known as a diving and snorkelling hot spot, but lesser known, equally as breathtaking activities in this region include wildlife and game spotting as…… Continue reading Jozini the Great

The Great CHOC Trek

The annual Sani Pass trek for CHOC – The Childhood Cancer Foundation – is in its 6th year this year, and is aimed at raising funds for children with cancer and life threatening blood disorders. The CHOC trek which takes place on 9 August, calls on those who are willing to enter the challenge for…… Continue reading The Great CHOC Trek

Discover The Dynamic South Coast

Palm Park resort is situated in the heart of the KwaZulu Natal South Coast, in the ever-sunny seaside town of Margate.  When staying at this family friendly resort, right on the water’s edge, discover the south coast and its variety of stunning outdoor activities suited to all ages – ranging from day trips to secluded,…… Continue reading Discover The Dynamic South Coast

Action-Packed Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga is a region of astounding beauty within South Africa, and has become a hub for the outdoor enthusiast looking for either a small dose or a big rush of adrenaline. Waterberry Hill, found just 6 kilometres from Hazyview, offers colonial-style chalets surrounded by indigenous bush and is in close proximity to some of the…… Continue reading Action-Packed Mpumalanga

Calling All Avid Adventurers!

If you are planning a trip to the Drakensberg and looking to conquer any one of the magnificent hiking trails throughout this region – whether it is a day trip or an overnight cave hike, there are a few essential items and tips to remember… Essentials to pack for a day hike Whether it is…… Continue reading Calling All Avid Adventurers!

Natural Wonder Know-How

Mpumalanga could quite easily be called one of the most naturally diverse treasure troves in South Africa. Home to many natural wonders dating back millions of years, Mpumalanga is the outdoor enthusiast’s dream destination. If you plan on embarking on a trip to any of the many game parks or nature reserves within this region,…… Continue reading Natural Wonder Know-How

The Rhino Army Grand Traverse (Part one)

Six intrepid hikers from the Qwantani Berg and Bush Resort recently embarked on a journey of epic proportions across the Drakensberg range to raise funds for the Rhino Army / Wildlands Conservation Trust. The first ever attempt at traversing this route, beginning at Qwantani and up over to the Babangibona Saddle through to Bushman’s Nek…… Continue reading The Rhino Army Grand Traverse (Part one)

The Big Chill (Part II)

INJISUTHI, DRAKENSBERG Misplaced car keys, a baboon raid and a bout of food poisoning – what more could a bunch of hikers ask for? Unlike our previous escapade to Lesotho, our overnight hike to Wonder Cave in Injisuthi Valley had been planned months in advance. Luckily, or perhaps ‘ignorance is bliss’ should have applied in…… Continue reading The Big Chill (Part II)