Mossel River path renewal

Originally posted on HERBS:
If you go down to the Mossel today you are in for a big surprise. Everyone should gather there because… Todays the day you can once more walk along the path next to the river from the sea to the Three Dams. Frank Woodvine and his Malawian men together with some enthusiastic HBS members have hacked and pulled,  slogged and cleared.… Continue reading Mossel River path renewal

The Contour Path above Voelklip

Originally posted on roncorylus:
This morning’s walk saw 12 Hurriers enjoying the Contour path above Voelklip in overcast, but exceptionally humid conditions.  There was some chatter about the contours not being followed as there are some steep sections here and there, and we took the escape route down to 17th Avenue, rather than continuing to the end, but overall it was a good outing and… Continue reading The Contour Path above Voelklip

Pelagic Birding from Hermanus

Originally posted on Hermanus Bird Club:
? Four couples, the Maphams, Meyers, Planes and the Turners set off from the New Harbour at 03h30 on Friday 30th January for the pelagic fishing grounds 50kms off Cape Point. Our small unique tailor made trip arranged by Walter Mapham on the “Majestic” was an unforgetable birding experience. Once the fishing trawlers were located we were able to get… Continue reading Pelagic Birding from Hermanus