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Donkey Trail

Location: Living Waters Mountain Estate, Groenfontein, Calitzdorp

Overview: The Donkey Trail is a three night, two day hike over the Swartberg Mountains into Gamkakloof (Die Hel) and transport back. On the first day of hiking your gear is carried by donkey.

Key Statistics
Grade:  1 *** 
Height gain:  1150 mfrom 380 m to 1525 m
Time:  2 days' walking 

Route Description: The trail package includes accommodation at Living Waters Estate, at he Wyenek Camp and in Gamkakloof. Means and return transport is also be provided. The trail is ~14 km from Living Waters Estate to Wyenek Camp and 6 km (with an extra 9 km optional) from Wyenek Camp to the Cape Nature Guest Cottages in Gamkakloof.