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Amakehla Pass (Pholela Cave)

Amakehla Pass (Pholela Cave)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Amakhela Pass from Pholela Cave which is located in the Cobham area of the Drakesnberg.
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Minaret Pass

Minaret Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Along Minaret Pass, rockfall might be an issue. The pass is best accessed from Lakes Cave. Minaret Pass is located south of Hodgson's Peak.
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Mqatsheni

Mqatsheni

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Mqatsheni is in the Vergelegen area.
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30 kilometers from Underberg in the heart of the Southern Drakensberg is Thekwane's Nest on an elevated, four-hectare property with majestic views of the mountain. Thekwane's Nest offers two stone thatched cottages set in private, fully fenced tranquil surroundings with the beauty and fragrance of over 1 000 rose bushe ...
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Mashai Shelter

Mashai Shelter

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Located in Garden Caslte as the top of Mashai Pass this small 2 man shelter may offer a little protection from the elements.
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Masubasuba Pass

Masubasuba Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The Masubasuba Pass is the most direct way to climb the Hodgson's Peaks. The approach to the pass is spectacularly scenic. The hike up this pass is along the Pholela River Valley and then via Fingall's Rock.
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Mzimkhulu Pass (North)

Mzimkhulu Pass (North)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

There are three possible heads to the Mzimkhulu pass. The North pass is easy with a distinct path and offers beautiful scenery.
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The Hawk

The Hawk

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The Hawk is in the Lotheni area. The name suits perfectly.
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Ka Masihlenga Pass

Ka Masihlenga Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Ka Masihlenga Pass is the quickest route from Lotheni rest camp to summit. It is a steep pass that leads to the top of the escarpment south of the Hawk.
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Situated 33 km away from Underberg, Fairways Holiday Accommodation is set within the Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort, bordering the Drakensberg World Heritage Site. The well-appointed self-catering chalets come with a fully equipped kitchen, including microwave, oven, washing machine and tumble dryer. There i ...
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The spacious Haycroft Lodge is set on the banks of a tranquil lake that reflects the panoramic views of the Drakensberg mountains. It is the perfect getaway for groups. The lodge boasts eight double bedrooms all en suite, each opening onto an internal courtyard .Enjoy memorable evenings in the lounge, dining or bar are ...
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Vast Cave

Vast Cave

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Vast Cave is in the Bushmans Nek area, the cave is 6km from Bushmans Nek offices. The hike is easy, the last bit is uphill and you will find a huge deep cave that offers excellent shelter in any weather.
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Category Bushmans Nek

Rougham Farm is based in the foothills of the majestic Southern Drakensberg Mountains, approximately 22 km south of Underberg toward Swartberg, Kokstad. The 43-hectare farm is run as a sustainable grass-fed beef and sheep farm, and the dry-stone walls that grace the hills of Rougham, give it a highland feel, while the ...
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Lithabaneng

Lithabaneng

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lithabaneng peak is located in the Lotheni area.
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Good Hope Shelter #2

Good Hope Shelter #2

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Good Hope Shelter #2 is in the Cobham area. Interpretation by Celeste Rossouw: Men on horses are depicted here. In the Southern Maloti-Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site, paintings are mainly narrative and can be explained with ease, while rock art in the Central and Northern Maloti-Drakensberg Park World Heritage S ...
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Sani Peak

Sani Peak

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Sani Peak is in the Cobham area.
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Redi

Redi

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Redi is in the Lotheni area.
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Lammergeier Pass

Lammergeier Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lammergeier Pass is located in the Bushman's Nek and is a relatively easy pass, however the last 1km on a steep uphill from Lammergeier cave has no visible path. At the top of the pass you will see goats cave on your right.
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Category Bushmans Nek
Ngenwa Cave

Ngenwa Cave

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Ngenwa Cave is in the Cobham region on the Gxalingenwa River. The cave is passed while doing the Giants Cup trail on Day 1.
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Venice Cave

Venice Cave

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Venice Cave is in the Cobham region. The cave has a level floor and offers reasonable protection from the elements. The cave is between to hills so is likely to not get a lot of sun and may be cold.
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Weaver Cave

Weaver Cave

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Weaver Cave is in the Cobham area. The cave has a level floor and offers reasonable protection from the elements. The easiest route to the the cave is via Lakes Cave or from Mzimkhulwana Hut which is roughly 7km from the cave.
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Stones Pass (North)

Stones Pass (North)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Stones North Pass is fairly easy. It is narrower than Stones South Pass.
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Verkyker Cave

Verkyker Cave

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Verkyker Cave is in the Garden Castle area, very near to Fun Cave on the other side of the stream. The cave floor is uneven and exposed to bad weather.
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Located in the scenic village of Underberg, Sangwana 27 Holiday Home features a garden and a verandah with barbecue facilities. Himeville is a 10-minbute drive away. The well-appointed home has 3 bedrooms, one of which is en suite while the other 2 bedrooms share a bathroom. The main bedroom has a double bed with day ...
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Bollard Pass

Bollard Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Bollard Pass is not marked on most hiking maps. It is closely associated with and named after Bollard Peak.
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kaNtuba Buttress

kaNtuba Buttress

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The kaNtuba buttress is among South Africa's highest peaks, although it is not very well known.
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Jonathan's Gate Pass

Jonathan's Gate Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Jonathan's Gate Pass is situated in the Southern Drakensberg, Bushman's Nek area. It was once an old Lesotho Border Post and active stock theft route. All that remains is five burnt down prefabricated buildings and an old desolate brick building. The name most probably originates from Joseph Leabua Jonathan who was th ...
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Category Bushmans Nek
Mzimkhulu Pass (Middle)

Mzimkhulu Pass (Middle)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The Mzimkhulu Middle Pass is located in the Garden Castle area. There is a waterfall on route which may be tricky to navigate.
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Varnish Shelter (Bushmans River Rock #2)

Varnish Shelter (Bushmans River Rock #2)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Varnish Shelter (Bushmans River Rock #2) is located in the Garden Castle region. Interpretation by Tim Forssman & Lee gutteridge (2012: 124) “Both the San /Xam in Western Cape and the Kalahari Bushmen (!Kung, Nharo and Khwe) believed the eland was the most powerful animal of all and is thus closely linked with n/o ...
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Mangaun Pass

Mangaun Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Mangaun Pass is located in the Vergelegen area.
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Category Vergelegen
Mzimude Pass (North)

Mzimude Pass (North)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Mzimude Pass (North) is located in the Garden Castle area. The pass has no trail and it is not used often.
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kaNtuba Peak

kaNtuba Peak

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

kaNtuba Peak is located in the Vergelegen area.
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Little Bamboo Mountain

Little Bamboo Mountain

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Viewed from the Garden Castle and can also be seen from Mzimkhylwana Hut area.
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Big Ears

Big Ears

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Located near kaNtuba Peak and cave and can be hiked to from the top of Sani Pass.
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Lynx Cave

Lynx Cave

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lynx cave is between Hlathimbe Pass and Mlahlangubo Pass about 70 meters below the top of the escarpment. The cave offers good shelter in bad weather, has a level floor but may be damp in summer.
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Valley Lakes is located just off the R617 between Underberg and Kokstad with plenty of hiking up the Ndawana River valley and over into the Ngwagwane River valley in the Bushmansnek area. Each cottage can sleep eight people and is fully furnished and equipped to make your stay as comfortable as possible.  The 2 b ...
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Hlathimbe Pass (North)

Hlathimbe Pass (North)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Hlathimbe North Pass is found in the Lotheni area. The North route splits from the South route at the Hlathimba river crossing. It is considered to be a more challenging hike than the Hlathimbe South Pass.
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Amakehla Pass (Ridge)

Amakehla Pass (Ridge)

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Amakhela Pass via the ridge route which is located in the Cobham region of the Drakensberg.
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Tortoise Rocks

Tortoise Rocks

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Giant boulders that resemble prehistoric tortoises.
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Garden Castle Peak

Garden Castle Peak

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Can be seen from Winterhoek Hut in Garden Castle.
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Ikanti #2

Ikanti #2

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Ikanti #2 is in the Cobham area. Interpretation by Celeste Rossouw: In this image two tall figures are painted above smaller humans. During trance or altered state of consciousness, shamans felt as if they are “growing taller”. This is the result of psycho-somatic hallucinations experienced during trance.  
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Seaforth Country Lodge  offers Dinner, Bed & Breakfast or Self-Catering accommodation. Get a group family and friends together and you can have the lodge for your own private use, for a weekend, a week or longer. Perfect also for corporate and team building activities on the 160 ha property, with dams, r ...
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Swiman

Swiman

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Swiman is in the Garden Castle region of the Drakensberg.
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Lotheni Peak

Lotheni Peak

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lotheni peak is located in the Lotheni area.
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Knuckles Traverse Pass

Knuckles Traverse Pass

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Knuckles Traverse Pass is located in the Bushman's Nek just left of Lammergeier pass and goats cave.
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Category Bushmans Nek

Located in Underberg, an 11-minute walk from Medical facility (Underberg) and a 14-minute walk from Major Adventures, Stoney Way Cottage provides accommodation with access to a garden. Complimentary WiFi is available. All units come with a balcony, a kitchen with an oven and a microwave, and a private bathroom with bat ...
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Ikanti #3

Ikanti #3

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Ikanti #3 is in the Cobham area. Interpretation by Celeste Rossouw: The painting shows a large herd of eland. The Bushmen mainly painted eland in large herds while rhebuck were painted as being part of smaller family groups. Symbolically, eland herds represent the aggregation phase of social life, when small Bushman b ...
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Originally built as a fortified laager, the “Old Fort” in Himeville (the last of its type to be constructed in South Africa) was completed in 1900. In 1902 it was taken over by the Natal Mounted Police and was used as a prison until its closure in 1972. Subsequently, through the efforts of local residents and the local ...
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