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Walking Silvermine – the Amphitheatre Route Around the Dam
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Walking Silvermine – the Amphitheatre Route Around the Dam

 I may think I know Silvermine because I've done the banks of the dam umpteen times with friends and family, lazying away the day over picnics and a stroll along the reservoir trail. But this weekend we were to see the dam from a totally different perspective,...
Scaling Steenberg Peak – a 2.5 hour Circular Route at Silvermine
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Scaling Steenberg Peak – a 2.5 hour Circular Route at Silvermine

I must be honest and admit that we did this hike in reverse. Well, not exactly reverse, but we opted for the clockwise direction, whilst the hike, when you take the time to read the description, actually recommends that you take the anti-clockwise route in ord...
A walk at Silvermine – so much more than a breath of fresh air
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A walk at Silvermine – so much more than a breath of fresh air

Beautiful Silvermine nature reserve forms part of Table Mountain National Park and hugs the greater part of the Cape Peninsula mountain range from Constantiaberg to Kalk Bay. Whilst most Capetonians know gate one - on the right-hand-side of Ou Kaapse Weg when ...