Fanie Botha Hiking Trail

Fanie Botha Hiking Trail

The Fanie Botha hiking trail has various trail options ranging from two- to five-night.

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The Fanie Botha Hiking Trail is situated in the Sabie area in Mpumalanga . It is located on the Drakensberg escarpment and provides hikers with marvellous views over a variety of landscapes far below.

As one walks along the pine plantations and indigenous forests and stand in awe at the sheer beauty of the various crystal-clear waterfalls, it becomes obvious why so many hikers describe this as the perfect hiking destination.

On this trail, hikers can admire the Lone Creek and Mac Mac Falls, both national monuments, or just get carried away by the scenic grandeur of the Drakensberg escarpment.

Some of the main attractions on this trail are Mount Moodie and the Mac Mac Pools.

The Fanie Botha hiking trail has various trail options ranging from two- to five-night.

There are six overnight hiking trail huts on the Fanie Botha Hiking trail, namely Ceylon Hut, Maritzbos Hut, Stables Hut, Mac Mac Hut, Graskop hut and President Burgers Hut.

The trail can start from the Ceylon, Graskop or President Burgers Huts.

The difficulty ratings of the trails range from easy to difficult.

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The Fanie Botha Hiking Trail has various trail options ranging from two – to five-night trails. The trail can be started from the Ceylon, Graskop or President Burger Huts. The shortest route on this trail is 17,1km and the longest route is 58,8km.


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Sabie area in Mpumalanga




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