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.
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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.
A cyclist (who also happens to be a climber) was mugged and relieved of his bicycle below Rhodes Memorial.
John Maytham talks to to Paddy Gordon of SANParks regarding safety on Table Mountain.
Some innovative ideas have been put on the table for improving the safety and security of mountain users in the Western Cape following a meeting between high-ranking officials.
Another interview with one of the victims of last weekends mugging on Lions Head.
John Maytham interviews one of the people who were mugged on Lions Head last weekend & the SA Ambassador to Ireland.
Hiking and mountain safety groups are calling for SANParks to establish a safety forum to find ways of stopping muggings on the mountain, after 10 people were robbed on Lion’s Head at the weekend.
A group of people were robbed at knife point today on Lions Head. Their cameras, passports, money, etc were stolen.