Take Back Our Mountains 28
Time & Location
About the Event
this safe hike is organised as a result of the on-going criminal activities on our mountains and roads. Take Back Our Mountains will be hiking to spitskoppeak from gate 2 parking silvermines. The aim of the hike is to raise awareness about safety on our mountains and also exert pressure on Authority to be more reactive in this regard. #TBOM further promotes community safety hikes and Safety in numbers.
Date: Sunday 29 November 2020
Time: 8:15am -start hiking Meeting 7:45am at silvermines gate 2 for 8:15am start
Directions to meet point Ou kaapse weg Gate 2 Hike Rating:Grade A– 4-5 hours All Covid-19 safety protocols to be observed.
Always take the following on hikes: Sunglasses, good walking shoes, insect repellent, sunscreen, gloves, beanie, rain jacket, buff Refreshments and water, camera, binoculars Be prepared for change of weather with reliable rain gear as well as an extra set of dry clothes, minimum 2 litres of water and a snack pack.
Note the following: The areas are under the control of the SANParks. No damage shall be permitted to any natural vegetation, animal, environment or property. Any damage shall be made good at your expense; The use of accepted pathways and roadways only, shall be permitted. No parking in front of access roads. No trampling of vegetation; No fires. Smoking on tracks, in the carpark or on designated open areas. Dispose of cigarette butts responsible; No loud music or amplifiers allowed; The area must be left in a clean and tidy. Further note: Your participation in The Take Back Our Mountains safe hike initiative are entirely at own risk, and therefore exempt #TBOM from any claims, resultant from any incidents, accidents, injuries or loss of valuables.
#TBOM is about keeping our hikes safe and enjoyable for all. We hike in a large group, hence the importance of adhering to our hiking rule of staying between Hike Leader and Hike Sweeper. NB: Please wear a mask and use hand sanitizer
Hike Leader:Raashied Solomon Contact: Taahir Osman on 073 624 4287 for further information