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Overnight hiking in Boosmansbos Wilderness Area

In the Western Cape’s Langeberg Mountains, just north of Heidelberg, are two wonderful fynbos reserves. Grootvadersbosch is known for its beautiful forest cabins, great campsite and giant trees. Venture into the kloofs above to explore the Boosmansbos Wilderness Area and you’ll likely have the breathtaking views all to yourself. Words and images by Chris Davies

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On foot in Mapungubwe

A morning walk in Mapungubwe National Park lets you home in on small treasures, from miniature rock paintings to the members of the Little Five. All against an unforgettable backdrop of massive baobabs and rocky outcrops.

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Hiking with Bushmen in Kruger

For the first time in 300 years, Bushmen return to Kruger so that hikers on a wilderness trail may join the continent’s best trackers. Scott Ramsay heads into the field for an unforgettable experience.

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