Table Mountain Hikes

 

#. Platteklip Gorge is one of the easiest hikes up Table Mountain, and can be accessed about 500 meters past the Cableway Station. It takes about 2 – 3 hours, with an elevation gain of 850 meters.
#.  India Venster Trail is a challenging 2,9 km hike, taking about 2 hours. The elevation gain is 747 meters.  Ladders and chains on the trail.
#.  The Pipe Track is about 9,5 km long and takes about 3 hours. It is an easy walk. Start at Kloofnek. There is also an entrance to the Pipe Track from Camps Bay. Elevation gain is 338 meters.
#.  The Kasteelspoort Trail is 4,7 km long, and takes about 3 hours. Elevation gain 576 meters. It is moderately challenging. Popular ‘diving board’ photograph opportunity. Views of Camps Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
#.  The Skeleton Gorge hike is steep, about 6,5 km long, and takes one through an indigenous forest to the highest point on Table Mountain, at 1086 meters about sea level. The hike takes 5 hours. Ladders on the route. It starts in the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

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