It has been rainy all week and the gang have been itching to get outdoors and onto the mountains… we have also had scheduled on the calendar for months, a hike up Lion’s Head in celebration of Ranger Day on the 31 July. When we woke up it was dark and pouring with rain… Not […]
Entries Tagged as 'Hiking'
July 31st, 2016 · 6 Comments
June 30th, 2016 · 7 Comments
We used to walk their a lot when our children were small and then for at least a year after the great fire this part of the reserve was closed and we haven’t been back there very much since then… … It is a lot easier than the many of the hikes folks push themselves through to get to the top of Table Mountain and if you are visiting Cape Town and looking for a family hike that is easily accessible and includes lots of fun little features… then this one ticks all the boxes.
June 7th, 2016 · 10 Comments
Welcome to Kirstenbosch, our National Botanical Gardens is a place you can visit time and time again… because there is just so much to see there. Good news for Cape Town families is that Kirstenbosch is absolutely free for school children during the winter school holidays… There is a lot to see and do here, […]
May 28th, 2016 · 6 Comments
As you know Cape Point is our favourite place to head out on a hike and it just so happens that this time of year is perfect for hiking. Cape Point is a great place for hiking with families, there are lots of places to walk and to linger a little longer. This is a […]
May 18th, 2016 · 4 Comments
This past Saturday we were invited to the Table Mountain’s first #KidzSeason meet up by Table Mountain CableWay. My gang were beyond excited to be invited to this event and after days of anticipation, and building excitement, they had an absolute blast. During the winter months the Table Mountain Cable Way has a special for […]
May 6th, 2016 · 4 Comments
A couple of weeks back we were invited to visit Intaka Island, for the launch of Tim Lundy’s new book Family Walks in Cape Town, published by Penguin Random House South Africa. A book launch with an outing to one of our favourite places is a galactic win. Anyway, a book of Family Walks in […]
April 9th, 2016 · 8 Comments
A couple of weeks back I took a group of kids for a walk in a pristine part of our favourite hiking spot… Cape Point, in Table Mountain National Park. It was one of those perfectly beautiful days, in a protected area, which means that it really isn’t frequented by a lot of visitors and […]