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December
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Below is an abbreviated December 2006 programme.  For a full programme, kindly click on the December 2006 icon above.  The coloured words are hyperlinks to further information.

Any queries regarding the programme, kindly phone the club administrator:
011 462 2993.

C = Constantia Park (Outside Gateway House):  F = Fourways Mall (Outside Game Main Entrance)

 B = Book with leader:   * = Leader of the day  # = Co-leader

TRANSPORT FEE: Sunday hikes – fee indicated is per person, approximate and based on 4 in vehicle   BOOKINGS: Members receive preferential bookings.

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Sat 2

Annual Christmas Dance at Bryanston Country Club

Annual Christmas Dance where you eat, drink and prance.

Sun 3

Peglarae hike

See the famous peglarae aloe though, not in bloom. Maybe see some vultures hovering above you.

Tues 5

Slide Show/Club evening

"Bogged Down with no Moon - Trekking in the Ruwenzori" (Digital) By Dobec Pater

Wed 6

Melville Koppies hike

Explore this historic area from the Floreum through the Emmarentia Park to the koppies. Picnic lunch near cars.

Sun 10

Youthful – Foothold

Four diversified routes to take you to the top of the escarpment. Once you reach the top there are numerous routes to take.

Sun 10

Castle Gorge hike

Wind carved stone statues, shady kloofs, cool waterfalls and swimming. What more could you ask for?

Sun 10 -Fri 15

Swellendam Trail 6 day hutted trail.

The trail boasts of exquisite floral wealth, from Erica's and Fynbos to Protea's. Taking you through mountainous isolated valleys, across streams, indigenous forests and panoramic views of the Overberg and Little Karoo

Wed 13

Segwati Ranch hike and year-end braai

A favourite. Lots of game to be seen along the way. Lets celebrate the year-end afterwards with a bring & braai.

Sat 16-Tues 2 Jan

Christmas Camp-Kleinmond,West Cape south Coast

A special scenic area with good hiking and coastal walks. Swimming beach, shops and restaurants nearby. Wineland drives. Length of to suit you. Christmas Eve dinner R200 Book!

Sun 17

Rustig hike & braai

Circular route using paths going up and down. Swim and picnic in delightful farm garden.

 

Mon 18-Fri 21

 

 

Shipwreck Trail, East Cape Coast

4 Day tented back packing trail along the coast from East London to Hamburg.

Wed 20

Castle Gorge hike

What better place to enjoy the last midweek hike of the year? Good hiking and good company

Sun 24

Bergheim hike & braai

It is a steep ascent to the top but rewarding. Perhaps a dip in the pools! Return to a refreshing swim and braai.

Wed 27-Mon 1 Jan

Youthful-Swellendam Trail – 6 Day Hutted trail

 The trail boasts of exquisite floral wealth, from Erica's and Fynbos to Protea's. Taking you through mountainous isolated valleys, across streams, indigenous forests and panoramic views of the Overberg and Little Karoo.

 

Fri 29-Mon 1 Jan

Foothold New Year Party or day visit

Sun. evening cocktail party (R15) book with Gloria. Then Self catering meal. Braai fires available. Fun & games, then 12 O’clock celebration.

Sun 31

Foothold hike & braai

Four diversified routes to take you to the top of the escarpment. Once you reach the top there are numerous routes to take.

Enjoy a braai afterwards.