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2019-01-04 Naturesvalley Point Cave

February 10, 2019, 10:09 am

Justin Wolf invited us to accompany him to Naturesvalley Point Cave, so Nadine and I joined Justin, Ethan, Luke Erberhart, James, Lauren and Robert Butler and Charmaine around 6pm.

We searched both branches of the cave, but did not find any bats. About half an hour before sunset, as we were about...

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2018-12-12 Otter Trail Guano Cave

February 10, 2019, 10:08 am

A group on mainly Westerford High School families set out to visit "The Waterfall" on the first day of the Otter Trail. Along the way we stopped to investigate the Guano Cave. Towards the back of the cave, past the first pool, there were about 20 Rhinolophus roosting on the walls and roof of the c...

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Ronan's Well Through Trip

December 2, 2018, 1:14 pm

Reece and I caught a train from Plumstead to Kalk Bay and walked up Echo Valley. We passed 4 groups on the way up.

There was a little water in the pool at the base of the Voorkamer of Ronan''s Well, but not much. In the tunnel between the top of the stair case and the first pit, we found swarms...

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1994-11-01_21-00

November 19, 2018, 10:11 am

1 November 1994 [pgs]

party:Kim, Tanya, Guy, Janice, Roger, pgs

Left at 5h45 and made our way to the top of Lion's Head. Janice did not go further than the bottom of the chains. I waited with her. I was home by 8h00.

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Table Mountain Caves

April 1, 2013, 5:52 pm

Thursday, 4 April 2013

We spent an evening at the MCSA hut on Table Mountain.  The next day we visited Wynberg Cave, Vivarium, Bats Cave and Inukchuk.

Wynberg Cave

In Wynberg Cave we found the following:

  • A Ghost frog just below the knotted rope near the cave exit.
  • Small orange harvestm...

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