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Oudekraal Ravine



Oudekraal Ravine

Location: The ravine between Corridor Buttress and Kleinkop Buttress.

Overview: A reasonable track continues beyond Corridor Ravine around Corridor Buttress and into Oudekraal Ravine, which leads to the vlakte in front of Grootkop.

Key Statistics
Grade:  1 ** shady in summer
Height gain:  505m: from 180m Theresa Ave to 685m Grootkop vlakte
Time:  3 hrs up, 2-3 down depending on route

Route Description: Usually done from Theresa Avenue, Rontree Estate, following the Pipe Track/Contour path all the way to Corridor ravine. As one starts up Corridor ravine path, a bushed up track leads off towards Corridor Buttress, around the base of the steep rock band with some negotiation through trees, and into Oudekraal ravine. The ravine is climbed initially on the left of the stream, then crosses it to go up a tributary slope on the right next to the  Oudekraal Ridge which leads out onto the vlakte in front of Grootkop.
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