June 2017 will be remembered by South Africans for decades to come. A historical moment when Mother Nature showed her true power and the only option was to get out of her path and watch in awe. For a week preceding the fire, extreme weather warnings had been issued with predictions of flooding in drought…
In the central Garden Route, the Bushpig Trail is a medium distance day walk which traverses diverse fossil dune vegetation.
While touring through the Knysna Forest it is important to see both the wood and the trees. Within the forests are singular marvels which may assist in our endeavour for a sustainable future and our understanding of the essence of biomimicry.
However long you plan to visit the Garden Route, you will always run out of time with the diversity of activities. For nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, a loose itinerary for a week would be and introduction for your future visits.
Close encounters with Klipspringers on the Swartberg Pass.
A hike around #Robberg in the Garden Route offers magnificent geology, interesting archeology, Fynbos, marine mammals and Birdlife.
Plants, despite being rooted to a fixed location, have managed to cloak the planet with a protective, nurturing and nourishing layer of vegetation that extends to the fringe of the polar ice caps.