Sentinel road condition?

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joshpickering
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Sentinel road condition?

Post by joshpickering » Wed Aug 07, 2013 9:13 pm

Just wondering if anyone has been to the sentinel car park in the drakensburg recently? We're trying to decide what vehicle to take, so would like to know what the condition of the road between witsieshoek and the sentinel car park is like, is it suitable for a car?

Thanks!

The Real McCoy
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Re: Sentinel road condition?

Post by The Real McCoy » Thu Aug 08, 2013 12:54 pm

Josh, you'll do damage to the Tazz, take your car.

I was happy that i no longer have to take a focus up that road. Two weeks ago.

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Re: Sentinel road condition?

Post by Ghaznavid » Thu Aug 08, 2013 1:34 pm

I went up there in a Toyota Avanza in April, the car got stuck at one point and 2 of us had to jump out and push. Preferably you want a high suspension. Don't think you need a 4X4 though.

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joshpickering
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Re: Sentinel road condition?

Post by joshpickering » Thu Aug 08, 2013 2:52 pm

Okay thanks.

Colin, unfortunately it's not just us, there's going to be 7 of us so just trying to figure out how best to go.

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Re: Sentinel road condition?

Post by The Real McCoy » Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:18 pm

In that case, if you don't have much of a choice, you can still get up there in just about any car. You just need to take it slow and tell the fat people to get out ever the few dodgy sections.

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