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PRACTICE WALKS

The aim of these walks is to allow walkers  to familiarise themselves with the duration and different types of terraine they will experience on the main walk.

changes due to level 1 restrictions

Please note that the Practice Walks (as well as the Virtual Walks) are back on track as the country changes into Level 1 Lockdown.

INDEMNITY FORM 2021

Each walker walking on the practice walks needs to sign an indemnity form and submit before starting the walk.

It is easier if you download, complete and sign the form and bring it along on the day.

12 – 21 February 2021

L2L VALENTINE’S VIRTUAL CHALLENGE

Due to the extended Level 3 lock-down restrictions, this walk has been changed to a virtual challenge.

3 DAYS | 1 DISTANCE | 1 CAUSE

27 people registered and completed the virtual challenge!

Thank you for your loyal support.

PRACTICE WALK  PROGRAMME 2020/2021

Download the full programme here 

We have collated all this information into an easy to use and printable .pdf.  Download the document here.

14 March 2021

Practice Walk 5 – CHANGED TO BETTY’S BAY

Route: Denys Heesom coastal trail starting point in Otter street, Betty’s Bay – Dawid’s Kraal bay beach – coastal path around Stony Point – Silversands Bay – Sea Farm Private Nature reserve- back to Denys Heesom trail point
  • Distance: 22km
  • Time: 7 hours
  • Terrain: Fynbos trail path, sandy beach, rocky footpaths, soft sand dunes
  • Rest stops: Betty’s Bay main beach
  • Meeting point: parking lot in Otter street, near starting point of Denys Heesom coastal trail @ 7h00

Please note the tide table has been taken into consideration to set the date for this walk 

Theme: back to school

 

Cost: R50 

24 APRIL 2021

official Practice Walk  (2)  – GROTTO

Route:start at grotto beach, hermanus and walk towards sopie’s klip
  • Distance: 6km | 12km | 18 km
  • Time: 5-6 hours
  • Terrain: Gravel path, sandy beach
  • Rest stops: Sopie’s Klip
  • Meeting point: Grotto beach parking area
THEME: DETERMINED BY THE BENEFICIARY

The Official Practice Walk is hosted as a fundraising opportunity for Overstrand Hospice, as voted for by all the registered walkers. 

Kids under 12 walk for free.

Cost: R50