Diaries

Newlands Ravine

December 16, 1993, 9:00 pm

16 December 1993 [pgs]

Joan and I left Rhodes Memorial at about 13h00 and made our way up to the contour path, then up Newlands Ravine. In the ravine we found the Priestlia spp were just in seed, and up against the kloof wall we found a number of ®MDUL¯Erica marifolia. We had tea at the top ...

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Goat Stomp - Devil's Peak

December 15, 1993, 9:00 pm

15 December 1993 [pgs] [goat stomp]

Goat Meet, Guy, Tanya, Margret, Miles & Eron, Steff & Ian, DebbieR, GaryE, JohnL, Kim, Janice, Roger, pgs Started at 5h30 on Tafelberg road, up the zig-zag path to the saddle. Some of us popped across to the top of Dark Gorge. We were down by 7h25

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Lion's Head

December 13, 1993, 9:00 pm

13 December 1993 [pgs]

Flip, pgs

Flip and I climbed Lion's Head to watch the sun go down. Sampled Woolworths's Dry Red wine in the new 'Liquifruit-box' type packing. Most pleasant. We were down by nine.

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Goat Stomp - Silvermine

December 12, 1993, 9:00 pm

12 December 1993 [pgs]

Guy, Margaret, DebbieR, Ian, Jackie, Tanya, JV, pgs

We parked at the Silvermine parking lot, and walked at Tanya's breakneck speed around the base of Kleintuin Kop. We then made our way down to Twin Caverns, were we had tea. All of the group investigated Surprise Grotto....

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Jonkerhoek

December 11, 1993, 9:00 pm

11 December 1993 [pgs]

Flip de Wet, pgs

As Flip is down from Pretoria, I went out to Stellenbosch to visit him. After stopping at Lievland for a case of Lievlander, I went on to Flip. We went up a valley in the Jonkerhoek mountains, through a gorge, and into a kloof with a high waterfall commi...

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