Me, Rachel Swailes. My blog about stuff I get up to in and around the Western Cape, Cape Town, George, Wilderness, Hermanus and other cool places :)

Archive for the 'Steenbras River' Category

Sunday, March 25th, 2007

Click here for directions and permit information. On a very rainy Saturday morning we headed off to hike the Steenbras River Trail (aka Crystal Pools) in Gordon’s Bay. Thankfully we drove out of the downpour and into the most beautiful hiking weather… As usual, stunning views throughout the walk. Below are Richard and Karen at [...]

Wednesday, April 5th, 2006

Click here for directions and permit information. With permits at last, we set out on Saturday morning to hike the Steenbras River Trail out at Gordon’s Bay. It was great to see Allan and Joanne again and meet their church group. We left quite early in the day and it was still pretty shady when [...]