This walk takes place on multiple days. Click on the arrow directly below this banner to the right and to choose the correct day you wish to walk...11th April 2020 7:30 am
Fri10apr7:30 am1:00 pmGlentana Beach and Cave Walk 2020Strenuous7:30 am - 1:00 pm 1 Kus St Glentana, Groot Brakrivier 6525 South AfricaWalk Grade:StrenuousWalk Area:Groot BrakDay:Friday,Saturday,SundayRecurring:Yes
An epic adventure along the coast, with multiple, significant rock-scrambles on slippery boulders & high cliffs. For the far more adventurous hiker. Cancelled if rain or wind above 30km/h. Wear
An epic adventure along the coast, with multiple, significant rock-scrambles on slippery boulders & high cliffs. For the far more adventurous hiker. Cancelled if rain or wind above 30km/h. Wear shoes with good, sticky grip & old clothes. You’ll probably get wet, and dirty crawling through the caves. Bring flashlight head-torch, and small plastic bag for collecting rubbish on the way back. Hat, sunscreen, water, snacks. Possible to turn back at the wreck, if the Crawl Space is too uncomfortable for you. There’s a “Secret Cave” at the end. . .
GRADE: Strenuous, slippery, exposed
BRING: Binoculars recommended. Bring your own lunch, water, hat and sunscreen.
WHAT TO EXPECT: Coastal scenery, forest scenery and rock pools. Cultural and historic interest.
EXTRA NOTES: 7km and about 5-6 hours duration
Visgraat Restaurant to Wreck: ~2km
Wreck to Cave Bay: ~1.5km
Turn around, coming back along the same route from Cave Bay: ~3.5km
Total, there and back: ~7km
DIFFERENT START TIMES: Friday 10 April: 7:30am. Saturday 11 April: 8:15am. Sunday 12 April: 8:30am
DIRECTIONS:Meet & Start: Glentana main beach parking area at Visgraat Restaurant 1 Kus St, Glentana, Groot Brakrivier, 6525 Take the N2 between George and Mossel Bay. Take the 419 off-ramp to Glentana on the R102, turn away from the mountains, towards the sea, onto Morrison Rd. Go through the dip and around the long bend, down the hill. SLOW DOWN! and look out for the cleared, gravel parking-area and picnic tables on the left, overlooking the sea. At the picnic area, look out for the Oudeweg Street name-board to the left (black lettering on white background), down to the beach. There is also a radio tower/mast of a sort in the bushes off the road, as well as a 40km/h speed-limit sign on the opposite side of Oudeweg St. Follow the bends and twists and turns of Oudeweg down the hill. At the bottom of the hill, at the T-junction stop, turn right into Steenbras St, and immediately left again into Kus St. Park in front of the Visgraat Restaurant, on the left.
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This walk takes place on the additional days listed below. Click on your preferred date to book, or scroll to book the date indicated under 'Time' below:
11th April 2020 7:30 am12th April 2020 7:30 am
Melt Louw073 039 1331
April 10(Friday) 7:30am - April 10(Friday) 1:00pm
Visgraat Restaurant, Groot Brak1 Kus St Glentana, Groot Brakrivier 6525 South Africa