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Hufner admitted erecting the steel climbing cable (or via ferrata) on Beacon Buttress in Royal Natal Nature Reserve in November and December 2011, along with a number of unnamed volunteers.
Two “fatal flaws” in the draft business plan for the proposed Drakensberg cableway have brought into question the commercial viability of the project.
Video footage of the Via Ferrata in the Drakensberg
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.