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Hogsback Adventures

9 Main Road, Hogsback 5721, South Africa
+27 45 962 1070
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ITS FLIPPING DANGEROUS...

Vacation The lack of additional personnel to assist visitors, is unacceptable. The markings aren't... read more

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Reviewed 19 September 2017
gjprinsloo
Abseiling

Excellent activity in my books.was fun and adrenaline pumped. This was what i expected from a... read more

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Reviewed 13 September 2017
leeannrowe
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The one and only way to experience Hogsback - Guided Mountain Bike Tours, Abseiling and Archery. Mountain Biking: Our scenic bike tour takes you past numerous waterfalls to hidden viewpoints off the beaten track. The guide's local knowledge will entertain you with interesting facts about the area while you take in the breathtaking views. Enjoy a refreshing swim in a natural jacuzzi and a picnic at Robinson Dam. Meander through pine plantations along the old jeep tracks, then enter the indigenous forests where you'll face some single track madness. Abseiling: Abseil down a 35m waterfall into the indigenous forests below - an exhilarating alternative to reaching the bottom of the famous Madonna & Child Waterfall. Archery: Looking for something safe, easy and fun for the whole family, then try your hand at the age old tradition of Archery.
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  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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9 Main Road, Hogsback 5721, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Vacation The lack of additional personnel to assist visitors, is unacceptable. The markings aren't clear Steps and portions of wooden rails are missing, and looking fora disaster to happen Our friends got lost was only found after dark...SO IT SUCKED..!!More

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Dear Geraldine Prinsloo Before you post such negative reviews on a business, please get your facts straight! "The lack of additional personnel to assist visitors, is unacceptable" - I don't really know how many more people you would like to have assisting you on an...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Excellent activity in my books.was fun and adrenaline pumped. This was what i expected from a holiday....fun and adventure

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Hi Leeann Thanks so much for the review. It looked like you guys all had a great time. We glad you enjoyed the experience. All the best Candy and Neels

Reviewed 12 September 2017

It was a very nice experince, first time abseiling and it was very safe to do it. Very nice place and freindly staff

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Hey Ahmed It was awesome meeting you guys - a first for us taking guests from Bahrain. Hope your mate gets over his fears and manages to do some adrenalin packed activities while he's over here. Enjoy your travels. Candy and Neels

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Hogsback is must place to visit. Truly a piece of earth all adventures enthusiasts should put on their bucket list. You need more than just a quick weekend trip. So much to see and do.More

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hi Preggie Hogsback is indeed a little treasure. Most people stay for 2 nights, but it's really not enough to see all of Hogsback's beauty. From adventures to tranquility, mountain tops to thick forest - there is something for everyone. We glad you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

Just do it. Awesome. So much fun. Please serve the welcome snacks at 5 and not so close to dinner. Highly recommended.More

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hi there Thanks for your review and we're glad you enjoyed the abseiling and archery with us. Just to point out - we are only responsible for the activities on your trip to Hogsback. When you book as a Dreamtrips member, all the accommodation, meals...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

I hosted a group of 28 adults. It was very easy to organise the abseiliing and archery with Candy, both of which were thoroughly enjoyed by all!

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hi Lylie Thanks for taking the time to post a review. It was a pleasure working with you and always fun hosting the Dreamtrips crowd. All the best Candy and Neels

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Amazing experience! Definetly something I would do again. A must do for any Adrenaline Junky visiting Hogsback.

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

It certainly does get the adrenalin going. Thanks for the review. Next time, be sure to book the combo tour which will highlight the history, fauna and flora of Hogsback by bicycle and include the adrenalin packed abseil. All the best Candy and Neels

Reviewed 7 July 2017

Thanks Candy for a wonderful abseiling experience and Neels for guidance with the mountain bike routes in the area, was thoroughly enjoyed and would definitely recommend it.More

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hi Your daughter looked very pleased with herself for "roping" you both into the abseil experience. We're glad you enjoyed your time with us in Hogsback. You guys sure made the most of your time here with the parkrun, bike rides and abseiling. You should...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

this was my first time adventurers axperience, it was very scary at first but i enjoyed myself and i would like to do a repeat. candy knows how to put people at ease, thanks to her i made it to the end.More

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Hi Mamadiga So glad to hear you enjoyed the experience. When you arrived to abseil in a dress I was quite surprised.! I was relieved when you showed your tights underneath.!!! So it was a first for me too - abseiling someone wearing a dress...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

We took the biking/abseiling/hiking tour and it was the best decision ever! Neels and Candy make you feel so welcomed and amp up the whole experience for you. They're also very knowledgeable about the area and provide you with a good history of Hogsback all...More

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Hogsadventures, Owner at Hogsback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Hi Dania You must've caught us on a good day. We're usually not that excited about our work....... ;-) Thanks for the lovely review. It makes our jobs extra awesome when we hear how much our guests appreciate what we do. All the best Candy...More

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AngiM
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Response from Hogsadventures | Property representative |
Hi Angi Im sorry I never picked this up before. No, it's not Niels Andersen. Candy
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