Monthly Archives: January 2020

Rhino Peak: a decade later

On 29 December 2009, a very unfit (and slightly overwight) version of myself stood on the summit of Rhino Peak in the Southern KZN Drakensberg. It was my first Drakensberg pass, my first 3000ers, my first time on the Drakensberg escarpment. Over the decade that followed, I would stand on this summit a few more […]

The Magic Valley

“I can say with a fairly high level of certainty that Hilton Pass is not a pass that will ever form part of my list of bagged passes” – me, 31 August 2011 Hilton Pass has been a bit of a Drakensberg mystery for a while. I had read an old account of a team […]