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Guided Hikes up Table Mountain, Devil's Peak & Lion's Head with professional, experienced guides. Cape Town, South Africa. Great exercise, fun and an experience you'll never forget. Get adventurous with Take a Hike.
I had the pleasure of hiking skeleton gorge with Barry. He is extremely knowledgeable about trails, the surrounding fauna and is just a great guy to spend the day with. We hiked up skeleton gorge, took a break by the beach, went for a swim...More
Date of experience: February 2019
Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2019
I cannot say enough about the awesome hiking experience we had with Barry as our guide. Barry is knowledgeable, attentive and easy going and made the adventure so much better than we already had anticipated. Barry is also very patient and supportive whether it's accommodating...More
Date of experience: December 2018
Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019
Thanks for a wonderful experience on the Devil's Peak hike! Barry is a very knowledgeable guide and knows the hiking routes like the back of his hand. He made the walk a fun and insightful experience sharing interesting facts about the area along the way....More
Date of experience: November 2017
Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018
We are regular hikers but tend to keep to the routes - and distances - we are familiar with. Walking with Barry is particularly great as he has an easy and encouraging way to get me to stretch myself. The best part was I felt...More
A wonderful experience with Barry Washkansky, from Hike Cape Town, leading us ( a small group of four in total).
We started at Theresa Avenue in Rontree Estate Camps Bay (Kasteelspoort starting point). From there on we followed the pipe track to Corridor Ravine and...More
We had a wonderful Sunday morning climb to the top of Lions Head with Barry. Unfortunately it was too cloudy to be able to see anything from the top but they climb was good fun and Barry is great company. We felt really safe with...More
Date of experience: August 2018
Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018
We had the pleasure of being guided up to the top of Devil's Peak by Barry. He was available on short notice so we could make the best a beautiful winter's day. We have not hiked up Devil's Peak before and it made a huge...More
Date of experience: July 2018
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Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018
Thanks Cedric, was great hiking with you and your family.
I hiked up Table Mountain with Barry Washkansky, from Hike Cape Town. He is a _superb_ guide. Knowledgeable, entertaining, a pleasure to be with. And he knows the mountain inside out. We came up a less traveled route, from the other side. And it was...More
Date of experience: February 2018
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Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018
Barry was a great guide up Table Mountain. I have been many times, but wanted to try a new track and know not do ever do that without a suitable guide.
Barry was awesome, he tailored the speed to our slower pace and it was...More