Diaries

9 September 1995 [pgs]

party:ANH, PGS, JMV

We left Duignam Road at about 15h00, and made our way up Main Track, then turned up to Double View Arcade. From there, we climbed down to the Clovelly cave level, and went along to Musical Drops Cave. After tea and Christmas cake, we started the surve...

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2 September 1995 [pgs]

party:ANH, PGS, JMV

Operation Colophon:Survey all of the known caves on Kalk Bay by February 1996. This is next year in which we can survey Leap Year Grottoes. On the morning of Auntie Annie's 90th birthday, we left Duignam Road at 7h30, and climbed Main Track up to Hungr...

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Kalk Bay, Plateau

August 25, 1995, 9:00 pm

20 August 1995 [pgs]

party:Anh, jv, pgs

We left Duignam Road after 15h00 and walked along north track to the upper part of Bailie's Valley. We had tea on the rocky ridge near the top of the valley. From there, we climbed up towards the top of St James Ridge, and investigated a number of collap...

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Peer's Cave

August 6, 1995, 9:00 pm

6 Aug 1995 [pgs]

party:ANH, JV, pgs

We drove to the settlement below Peer's cave on a rainy, windy Sunday afternoon, and braved the stinging sand of the wind swept dunes on the short walk up to the rocky outcrop. It would have been easier to approach from the Ou Kaapse Weg side, as later discov...

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Ronan's Well, Tartarus

July 23, 1995, 9:00 pm

23 July 1995 [pgs]

party:Anthony Koeslag, Johan ??, pgs, Anh, JV

Anthony K, Johan and I left Boyes Drive started up Main Track at 08h30. Starting so early after getting to bed at 02h00 was not ease. DebbieR's birthday was to blame. We left our bags near Drip Water Pot, and went around to Rona...

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Diaries