Wild places can be explored again, and even though some restrictions may still apply, nothing stops you from planning your next hiking trip. Brought fully up to date, this fourth edition of Hiking Trails of South Africa is the essential guide for every hiker.Written by well-known author, Willie Olivier, this comprehensive guide describes more than 500 trails, offering something for everyone –from exceptional short walks lasting only 30 minutes to overnight hikes of seven days and everything in-between. This edition features 25 new hiking trails and updated information on arranging bookings and obtaining permits. Whether you want to explore the beautiful landscape of the Karoo, wander through fynbos in the Western Cape, see the lush indigenous forests of the Garden Route, admire the sandstone mountains of the Free State, spot game on a wilderness hike in Mpumalanga or Limpopo, or experience the majesty of the Drakensberg – you will find all the information you need in Hiking Trails of South Africa.
All of the trails covered include information on available facilities, accommodation (where appropriate) and activities on offer. The book also provides an invaluable guide to selecting hiking equipment, staying safe on the trail and dealing with emergencies that may arise.https://www.penguinrandomhouse.co.za/book/hiking-trails-south-africa/9781775846024