EAST RAND HIKING CLUB PROGRAMME

Date: Sat 18 February
Event: Social Braai at Rynfield Boat from 12:00
Notes: Bring your meat, salad, chairs and drinks can be bought from the bar
Leader: Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za
 
Date: Sat 4 March
Event: Ebosti Park Run
Notes: Social to attract new members
Leader: Sarah Cook: 0795172207, sarahann0105@gmail.com
 
Date: Sun 12 March
Event: Groenkloof Pretoria
Notes: Day walk
Leader: Stuart Simpson: 0833041316, stuarts@ceeng.co.za
 
Date: 17 March – 21 March
Event: Magoebaskloof Tzaneen
Notes: Hutted backpack
Leader: Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za/ Sarah Cook: 07951722017
 
Date: 29 Mar
Event: AGM @ 19:00 at Remax in Benoni
Date: 1 April – 2 April
Event: Suikerbosrand Steenbok Hut
Notes: Back Pack
Leader: Alex Elshove: 0824463852, alexE@retecon.co.za
 
Date: Sat 1 April
Event: Social Braai at Rynfield Boat from 12:00
Notes: Bring your meat, salad, chairs and drinks can be bought from the bar
Leader: Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za/ Sarah Cook: 07951722017
 
Date: Sun 2 April
Event: Bsorah Magaliesburg
Notes: Day walk
Leader: Berth Lazarus: 0825179287, gretonietax@mweb.co.za
 
Date: 8 April – 9 April
Event: Suikerbosrand Blesbok Hut
Notes: Back Pack
Leader: Lesley van Vuuren: 0823720486, indigogas@absamail.co.za
 
Date: 13 April – 17 April : Easter Weekend
Event: Mahai Camp in the Drakensburg
Notes: Camping
Leader: Graeme Chown: 0828054903, Graeme.Chown@PPAEnergy.co.za
 
Date: Sat 6 May
Event: Ebosti Park Run
Notes: Social to attract new members
Leader: Sarah Cook: 0795172207, sarahann0105@gmail.com
 
Date: Sun 14 May
Event: Windy Brow Cullinan
Notes: Day walk – pay to the club
Leader: Berth Lazarus: 0825179287, gretonietax@mweb.co.za
 
Date: 26 – 28 May
Event: Mount Komati near Machadadorp
Notes: Base Camp
Leader: Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za/ Sarah Cook: 07951722017
 
Date: Sat 3 June
Event: Social Braai at Rynfield Boat from 12:00
Notes: Bring your meat, salad, chairs and drinks can be bought from the bar
Leader: Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za/ Sarah Cook: 07951722017
 
Date: 10 June – 11 June
Event: Suikerbosrand Steenbok Hut
Notes: Back Pack
Leader: Lesley van Vuuren: 0823720486, indigogas@absamail.co.za
 
Date: 18 June – 21 June
Event: Lonely Bull Kruger National park
Notes: Tented Backpacking
Leader: Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za/ Sarah Cook: 07951722017
 
Date: Sun 25 June
Event: Somabula – Cullinan
Notes: Day wallk – pay to the club
Leader: Alex Elshove: 0824463852, alexE@retecon.co.za
 
Date: 22 July – 26 July
Event: Otter Trail
Notes: Back Pack
Leader: Stuart Simpson: 0833041316, stuarts@ceeng.co.za
 
Date: 6 August – 11 August
Event: Whale Trail
Notes: Slack Pack
Leader: Mike Bisset: 0824524095, emjaybee@yebo.co.za
 
Date: 26 December – 1 January
Event: Giants Cup
Notes: Back Pack
Leader: Graeme Chown: 0828054903, Graeme.Chown@PPAEnergy.co.za
FORTHCOMING EVENTS – BOOK NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT!
Date: Aug 2018
Event: Naukluft – Namibia
Notes: Back Pack
Leader: Alex Elshove: 0824463852, alexE@retecon.co.za
 
Hike Leaders Alex Elshove: 0824463852, alexE@retecon.co.za
Mike Bisset: 0824524095, emjaybee@yebo.co.za
Stuart Simpson: 0833041316, stuarts@ceeng.co.za
Graeme Chown: 0828054903, Graeme.Chown@PPAEnergy.co.za
Berth Lazarus: 0825179287, gretonietax@mweb.co.za
Sally Jones: 0824140140, joness@alcolin.co.za
Lesley van Vuuren: 0823720486, indigogas@absamail.co.za
 
Basic Trail Ratings
A Over 15km per day
B 10 – 15km per day
C Under 10km per day
Pace
1 3km per hour or more
2 3km per hour
3 1-2km per hour
Terrain
a Strenuous
b Average
c Easty
Notes
P Packed lunch
B Braai or Picnic
S Swimming

 

 

BANK DETAILS

Account Name: EAST RAND HIKING CLUB
Bank: STANDARD BANK
Branch: BENONI
Branch code: 013042
Account Number: 021010285