Eyewitness news reports that five hikers have been trapped on Table Mountain following rock falls.
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During the PUFfeR 2015 a runner needed to be air-lifted off Platteklip Gorge on Table Mountain.
The beautiful weather in Cape Town has meant that lots of people are out and about on the mountains again.
Demonstration on how much heat is generated by rope over rope friction
The dog walked on what must have been broken glass and cut three paws badly. This led to a painful ordeal – and a rescue by two Cape Town hikers who carried Bella to safety.
Rescue video of snowboarder being lowered down via a toprope from a broken down ski lift at Beech Mountain.
A climber’s 8m fall meant a rescue team had to haul him up a Northcliff precipice
A family of six has been rescued from the Paarl Mountain, in the Boland, Western Cape emergency services said on Monday.
Two hikers who have been the focus of an all-night search on Table Mountain, have been found unharmed in Wynberg Cave.
“The positive outcome of this incident serves to underline the vital necessity of fully and legibly filling in the Mountain Rescue Registers or hiking registers which then enable rescuers to act promptly and efficiently in case of an emergency,”