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Planning your Discoverer hike

Your hike plan must be submitted to the TS at least 5 days before your hike. It must include:

  1. Cover page
  2.  A description of your route.
  3. A map of our route, with the route clearly marked.
  4. Weather forecast
  5. Scouts who will be attending.
  6. How you will be logging your hike (including equipment required) – You must log at least half of your hike using a compass.
  7. Emergency numbers (confirm they are saved on a cellphone that will be with you).
  8. Equipment that each scout must have.

Routes available

  1. Constantia Nek to Woodhead Dam and back
  2. Pipe track to Slangolie and back.
  3. River walk and Panorama circuit Silvermine
  4. Constantia Nek to Kirstenbosch and return
  5. Rhodes Memorial to Kirstenbosch (one way only)
  6. Kirstenbosch to Newlands Forest and return.
  7. If you wish to do another route, please discuss with your TS beforehand.

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