Video footage of the Via Ferrata in the Drakensberg
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Hilton College will be reviewing its future excursions after double tragedy struck the prestigious boys’ school this week.
A 14-year-old KwaZulu-Natal pupil is recovering in hospital after his right arm was amputated at the elbow following an accident in the Drakensberg.
Outside online lists the Drakensberg Traverse as one of the worlds most dangerous hikes!
By the power vested in us, we now pronounce the ice season open!
“A dragon without fangs is only a lizard”, I mused when Matthys and Werner raised the challenge to do the 250km Grand Traverse of the Umkhahlamba Drakensberg.
Let’s be honest to ourselves about our motivations for climbing; and let’s be aware of the impact our adventures have on the adventures and dreams of others.
The surprise announcement that the province was planning a cable car in the uKhahlamba Drakensberg could take the local tourism industry to new heights.
Life is not good right now, and I have clearly tugged on one grass tuft and trusted one dodgy piece of weetbix too many.
The objective was to provide all stakeholders with a helpful recommendation for the design, construction, and operation of VF/KS. In order to be able to make concrete recommendations for VF/KS construction, the following points were determined by the DAV Safety Analysis Division: