The General Committee of the Mountain Club of South Africa (Cape Town Section) regrets to advise members of the increasing possible threats to their personal safety while hiking and climbing in and around the Table Mountain National Park, and elsewhere.
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SANParks is planning to deploy core people to try and make the mountain safe again for hiking
The Table Mountain National Park (TMNP) is considering erecting lookout towers in Lower Tokai Forest in an effort to improve safety in the area.
From the 20th of May 2016, the Amphitheatre region will be closed to all persons.
The University of Cape Town is devastated to confirm that yet another female UCT student was brutally attacked, assaulted and raped off campus on Tuesday evening, 8 March 2016.
A teenager who went running in Tokai Forest was found murdered on Monday afternoon. Police suspect she was strangled.
The circumstances surrounding the death of the 57-year-old man who died on Table Mountain are still being investigated
The death of a man on a popular Table Mountain hiking trail at the weekend appears to have been an accident and not murder as was widely reported.
A trail runner who went for his regular run along the Pipe Track and down Kasteelpoort, made the gruesome discovery at about 8.45am on Sunday.
CRIME on Table Mountain has again come under the spotlight after a hiker was found stabbed to death along the Kasteelpoort hiking trail in the Camps Bay area early yesterday.