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Koegelberg hike

Look no further than Lauren Medcalf. She is calm and caring and knowledgeable. I cant imagine... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Yucara C
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Table Mountain Hike

We loved our Table Mountain hike with Shaun, it was definitely one of the highlights from our South... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Natz160
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We offer full or half day hiking trips on Table Mountain which was just named 'One of the New Seven Wonders of Nature'. We tailor make our routes to suit each client's ability. Whether you are looking for adventure or just a walk away from it all we will be happy to guide you and get you back in nature.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Look no further than Lauren Medcalf. She is calm and caring and knowledgeable. I cant imagine doing a hike without her....ever! She seems to just get you and what u need for the hike ahead. Thank you once again for being just magical. Everything was...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Yucara! It was a pleasure to guide you again. Kogelberg is amazing. I'm happy to hear you'll only hike with me ;) lol. That's awesome :) Thanks again and see you again next time. Keep well!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved our Table Mountain hike with Shaun, it was definitely one of the highlights from our South Africa Honeymoon. We were very lucky as we were the only group booked onto the hike. We stayed in Camps Bay and got picked up and dropped...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello :) Thank you so much for your glowing review of Shaun, Mother City Hikers, and the circular hike up Woody and down Kasteelspoort! We love that area of Table Mountain for the peace in nature and also for the amazing views all around. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were interested in experiencing Table Mountain, but traveling from the US and not experienced enough hikers to go it alone. It was our good fortune to have Lauren Medcalf connect with us. What a wealth of knowledge, love for the outdoors and completely considerate...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you SO much for your glowing review. It certainly was my pleasure to guide the 4 of you that wonderful day. It was such fun to watch you take the challenge and succeed. I loved your enthusiasm and all the fun we had along...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Mother City Hikers came up trumps (thanks Ray and Lauren) last Sunday (11th March 2018). My hotel , the excellent Rouge on Rose, made all the arrangements with Lauren - am a hiker with lots of experience and I wanted to go up to McLeans...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you! I am so happy you loved the experience with us. Ray is wonderful and so is that special route you took! I really am also thankful you enjoyed your lunch :) Please come back again and hike! There are so many beautiful spots....More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I booked a walk up Tranquility Cracks and was led by Ray. I paid a single person supplement and the day was still great value. I was collected from my apartment at 7am and we got the best of the cool morning. Ray knows the...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Hello! Thank you so much for your kind review of Ray and Mother City Hikers. We are so happy you were able to do the hike despite being the only one in the group that day-and still found that it was good value for money....More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

THE best way to see Table Mountain. Whether you elect to cable car up/down (as I did) or hike up/down/both, Lauren and her team are excellent. They not only know the mountain, they get the mountain. Hiking is part of Lauren's soul. After you do...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you!! I am so glad you had that very special experience on the top of the mountain in the mist this time. Can't wait to see you again next time :) Keep well!!

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

When Table Mountain is too windy to hike, a fantastic alternative is to hike up Lion's Head. Our guide, Lauren was knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of Lion's Head and shared many interesting facts during our journey, like the silver leaf plants that shimmer...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Oh, you are too kind. Thank you for remembering all of that! That's impressive :) And I'm so happy to hear you felt inspired after our hike. That's wonderful. It was my pleasure to meet and guide you both. What a perfect day it was...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

We did 2 hikes with Lauren - she was knowledgeable, thoughtful and just fun to be with. We were complete amateurs on our 1st hike and she made the whole experience enjoyable. We tried a slightly more challenging 5 hour hike today with her, again...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Oh this makes me so happy, thank you. I loved our time together and so pleased to hear it was reciprocated. You ALL did SO well! I am super impressed at your progress and ability. You'll no doubt do well on your hike in Virunga...More

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