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“HIKING TRAILS, WHERE EVERY STEP IS A DESTINATION”

 

AWARDED THE NUM-NUM TRAIL

 

“BEST LONG TRAIL IN SOUTH AFRICA 2013″

 

The Magalies Voetslaan Award

 

GREEN FLAG GRADED

 

“PRISTINE”

 

member of HOSA

 

For the VERY BEST in Hiking Trails

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RATES

THE PRICE PER PERSON PLUS VAT @14%
No of daysAccommodation and Hiking per personSlack packing (optional) per crate
5 daysR1200R350
4 daysR1050R300
3 days Standard R725R200
3 days PremiumR950R275
2 daysR500No Slack packing
1 DayR250No Slack packing
Day WalksR150
THE PRICE PER PERSON PLUS VAT @14%

Num-Num Trail We accept a maximum group of 20 people.
• A 50% deposit is payable within 7 calendar days of making a provisional booking.
• The balance must be paid prior to arrival.
• The booking is NOT VALID until the deposit is paid and the deposit slip emailed.
• Only one payment from the group leader will be accepted.

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ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES

• The Num-Num trail is a circular route and you might start your hike at any one of the four camps.
• Your itinerary will be on your invoice
• There is secure parking, but you should leave all valuables at home or take them with you before doing the hiking trails.
• Arrival and departure times from each of the camps area it is suggested as below but we are flexible.
• Arrival time is no earlier than 14h00 and no later than 19h00.
• The recommended departure time each morning is 08h00

 

WHERE WE IS AND HOW TO GET THERE

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We are situated 3 hours drive north east of Pretoria and Johannesburg. Just of the N4 between Machadodorp and Badplaas on the R541. For the very BEST in Hiking Trails
25*48’57″ S 30*22’32″ E

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SLACK PACKING

• The slack packing service is when we transport your luggage between camps. You only have to carry a day pack while on the hiking trails!
• The crates are 38cm x 58cm x 36cm high at the smallest point or 85 litres.
• A minimum of 3 crates per group
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THE ITINERARIES

You arrive between 2pm – 7pm at your start/finish camp to have a good night’s sleep before you start on your trail the next day. You will be allocated the start/finish camp according to capacity available. We try to spread hikers among the camps to give groups as much privacy as possible but privacy is not guaranteed.

 

THE FIVE DAY TRAIL R1200 + VAT

• Day One – Die Bergbas Roete,7.5km Pongola ‘to ‘Aloe Kaya
• Day Two – The Bladdernut Track, 9.5km Aloe Kaya to ‘Bermanzi Camp’
• Day Three – The Milkplum Path, 6.2km Bermanzi to ‘Candlewood Camp’
• Day Four – The Pom-pon Way, 6.3km Candlewood Camp to ‘Pongola Express’
• Day Five – Die Kokoboom Pad,7km circular trail from the Pongola to where your vehicle is, or 6.5 Hells bells trail from Aloe Kaya Camp.

 

THE FOUR DAY TRAIL R1050 + VAT

• Day One – Die Bergbas Roete,7.5km Pongola ‘to ‘Aloe Kaya
• Day Two – The Bladdernut Track, 9.5km Aloe Kaya to ‘Bermanzi Camp’
• Day Three – The Milkplum Path, 6.2km Bermanzi to ‘Candlewood Camp’
• Day Four – The Pom-pon Way, 6.3km Candlewood Camp to ‘Pongola Express’

 

THE PRIMIUM THREE DAY TRAIL R950 + VAT

• Day One – Die Bergbas Roete,7.5km Pongola ‘to ‘Aloe Kaya
• Day Two – The Bladdernut Track, 7.5km from Aloe Kaya join the The Milkplum Path, 5.2km to ‘Candlewood Camp’ TOTAL DISTANCE 12.7KM
• Day Three – The Pom-pon Way, 6.3km from Candlewood to join the Die Kokoboom Pad, 7km circular trail from the Pongola to where your vehicle is.. TOTAL DISTANCE 13.3KM

 

THE THREE DAY TRAIL R750 + VAT

• Day One – Die Bergbas Roete,7.5km Pongola ‘to ‘Aloe Kaya
• Day Two – The Escarpment Trail 2.5km from Aloe Kaya 2.3km on the Escarpment Trail to join Day Four – The Pom-pon Way 4.3km to the Pongola Expres
• Day Three – Die Kokoboom Pad, 7km circular trail from the Pongola to where your vehicle is..

 

TRAIL RUNNING

The Num-num Trail hosts an annual trail running challenge and we also welcome trail runners throughout the year and we have specific routs for this activity.

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HIKING CAMPS

Each of our hiking camps is a unique, beautiful and a comfortable experience. You will have to forget any romantic notions you might have as all facilities are shared. All the camps have indoor and outdoor braai areas and hot water.

 

Pongola Express Camp

This camp is renovated 1954 railway coaches. It’s like sleeping in an antique. There are 7 compartments that sleep 2 to 4 people. A wide covered veranda and indoor dining area provide a good socialising space. It has a fridge, microwave and gas stove.

 

Aloe Kaya

Two double story huts snuggled into the spectacular sandstone formations. Each room sleeps 8 people in bunk beds. There are ‘loos with a view’. There are two fridges, and a gas stove top plate.

 

Bermanzi Camp – Die Stalle

Spectacular views across the escarpment. There are four rooms with bunk beds and a cosy kitchen.There are stoves, fridges and a microwave.

 

Candlewood Camp (No electricity)

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This green camp has a wonderful view of Uitkomst Waterfall. Hot water is supplied by a wood burning geyser. There are two huts that each sleeps 10 people in bunk beds. No outdoor braai between May and October. There is a gas stove plate, and torches are essential.

 

HUT ALLOCATION

People will be allocated huts for Aloe Kaya and Candlewood Camps Pongola Express has 7 compartments sleeping 2-4 Bermanzi / Die Salle is based on first come, first serve. As people arrive at different times please do not ‘spread out’.

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Call Francis on 082 889-6757
E-mail info@thenum-numtrail.co.za

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