Category Archives: Walks

Searching the ‘waterfalls’ for the Red Disa – and a cell phone on ‘life support’!

A group of intrepid Botsoc members left Hermanus at 6am on Saturday as the full moon was setting in the west – hoping to avoid the heat that was forecast for the day. We were joined by Mike Ford of … Continue reading

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The Kogelberg

On our way back from a hike in the Kogelberg this morning (see Roncorylus) we called in at the Kleinmond Information Office.  There, we were very impressed to see the display of Kogelberg botanical  specimens, apparently updated every week by … Continue reading

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After the Burn

In early November last year a group of 14 walkers went into the Vogelgat Reserve to see the flowers which were blooming in the area burnt in the huge fire of December 2012.  A month later a similar walk into … Continue reading

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Weg is ons!

Ek sien dat 17 lede alreeds aangemeld het om die nuwe uitgawe van HERBS to volg, en julle sal outomaties aankondigings kry sodra nuwe materiaal gepos is.  Alle lede sal moet inskryf as die sisteem regtig moet werk, so help … Continue reading

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Up and Running

I note that 17 members of the Botsoc have signed on to follow this site.  I hope that you find it satisfactory, however, for it to work, all members will need to follow it, so please pass the word around … Continue reading

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Foreign Tourists Love Fernkloof

Yesterday I received some very positive feedback from a friend who had hosted British visitors over the weekend.  They were avid walkers and when they asked where they might enjoy a good walk, we had no hesitation in recommending Fernkloof.  They … Continue reading

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