Trails at Boesmanskloof

Die Galg

Pathways to Adventure

Embark on a journey through the heart of Boesmanskloof, where each trail unfolds into a story of natural beauty, serene landscapes, and moments of discovery. From leisurely walks to challenging treks, our trails offer something for every adventurer. Lace up your hiking boots, pack your spirit of adventure, and set out to explore the wonders of Boesmanskloof.


Trip to the “Boesman se Watergat”

A Journey to Serenity

Begin your adventure at Die Galg, following the trail as it meanders along the foot of the mountain, leading you to the enchanting “Boesman se Watergat.” This 4km hike, taking approximately an hour, is a gentle invitation to the wonders of the wilderness. Upon reaching your destination, dive into the refreshing rock pool, explore the nearby cave, and enjoy a leisurely picnic in this picturesque setting. No permit is required for this trail, making it an easy escape into nature’s embrace.

Half-Day Trip to Oak Falls

A Trek to Remember

For those staying overnight, the half-day journey to Oak Falls offers an enriching experience that combines the joy of hiking with the reward of natural beauty. This trail requires a half-day permit and promises an unforgettable adventure through the heart of Boesmanskloof’s scenic landscapes. Reach the falls and let the serene sounds of cascading waters and the opportunity to swim in the rock pool rejuvenate your spirit.

Boesmanskloof Hiking Trail

The Iconic Expedition

The Boesmanskloof/Die Galg Trail stands as a testament to the rugged beauty of the region. Spanning approximately 16 km, this trail requires a permit and takes between 5 to 8 hours to complete, leading hikers all the way to Greyton. Oak Falls, located halfway, serves as the perfect resting spot where adventurers can enjoy the tranquility of the rock pool and the surrounding natural splendor. Prepare for a journey that will challenge, inspire, and leave you in awe of the beauty that Boesmanskloof has to offer.

Prepare for Your Adventure

Each trail in Boesmanskloof offers a unique experience, promising not just a journey through nature, but an adventure that feeds the soul. Whether you’re seeking a short escape, a half-day exploration, or a full-on trek, our trails are your gateway to the unparalleled beauty of the Western Cape’s wilderness. Remember to check permit requirements, pack essentials like water, snacks, and sunscreen, and most importantly, carry your sense of wonder and adventure as you set off on these pathways to discovery.

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