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table mountain hike

Post by Anonymous » Sat Feb 03, 2007 6:17 pm

I'm coming to visit Capetown 23-26 February and some friends and I would love to climb Table mountain but probably need to go with someone who knows what's going on. Anyone want to come?

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Re: table mountain hike

Post by Alex » Sun Feb 04, 2007 4:56 am

It very much depends on which route you choose. The most popular and easiest route to find is Platteklip Gorge, for which you don't really need to go up with a local. The start of the hike is about 1 1/2 kilometers on the road past the cableway station and is very clearly signposted. Take lots of water as this is a very hot time of year here. However, if the wind is blowing it could also be cold on top, so be prepared.


Post by Anonymous » Tue Feb 06, 2007 6:37 pm

Thanks Alex, We may end up going without a local but have been warned by many people that it's better not to so we are looking for someone.

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