When going on a hike please ensure you have a map which can be purchased from most of the Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife regional reserves or at the head office in Pietermaritzburg.
This guide to Hiking in the Drakensberg may alsobe of assistance especially if your first hike. A list of the caves and phone numbers that can be booked is available hereand an example of the Mountain Rescue Register can be downloaded here.
North / North South is eSiphongweni Peak which has Mpongweni Shelters and Siphongweni Cave (2.6km)
North / North West The Pimple Mountain (1.3km)
Behind The Pimple is Amakehla Pass (11km)
Mzimkhylwana Hut -> Hike till level with The Pimple, then cross river up hill to Siphongweni Cave (3.5km – 350m up) -> Whale Back (5.4km) -> Titty (6.6km) -> The Policeman (7.6km) -> Lakes Cave (9.3km)
East is Camel Rock (850m)
North West is Amakehla Pass (3.5 km) / Left is Minaret Pass (North view)
Peaks North (NNE) is Hodgsons Peak South and North
3rd peak to the right is Sani Peak
Left of Minaret Pass is The Block, Sandleni Pinnacle, No Mans Peak, Verkyker Buttress and Peak and Rhino Peak