6 Hours Backpacking tour itinerary for Hermanus: Enjoy Nature In Fernkloof Valley
Go for a hike in Fernkloof Nature Reserve and see fynbos, flora and fauna of the region. Be surrounded by mountains and enjoy the beauty of nature.
Fernkloof Nature Reserve
7:30 am : Meet and depart for our hike from the main entrance. This trail is the 8.2km Kanonkop to Lemoenkop Peak. Our walk will gently lead up along the Fernkloof valley while all along the way, we will observe the various Fynbos species that are flowering.
We will continue on to the magnificent indigenous Boekenhoutsbos, a remnant Afromontane forest pocket. where some fabulous specimens of indigenous trees can still be found. After our visit to the forest, we will then slowly make our way up the mountain side.
At the top of Kanonkop, we will take rest and have a cup of coffee and snacks while enjoying the fabulous views before we continue on and down the Adder Ladder trail towards the Lemoenkop peak.
We will be down at the entrance gate by 1400 h.
Type of Tour
This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 07:30 hours.
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