Month: October 2015

Sleeping bags

I think the traditional thinking was that the more expensive down bags were warmer, lighter, and packed smaller than synthetic bags, whilst synthetic bags were cheaper, dried quicker if they…

Sanddrif Crag

Sanddrif Crag is a little gem of a crag providing some truly classy sports routes. It is close to the Sanddrif campsite at Dwarsrivier. Getting there: drive across the weir…

Potjies

I really enjoy campfire cooking. I have a Cadac No 10 Flat Bottom pot, a Cadac Bread pot, and an old inherited potjie. Be sure to season your pot before using…

Gydo Pass

The Gydo Pass leads north from Ceres to the Cederberg and is on the R303 between Prince Alfred Hamlet in the south and Op die Berg in the north. Road…