Listed below are the contact details for organizations that are involved in South African hiking in some way or other.
Booking and marketing agents
Booking and marketing agents for a number of hiking trails in Gauteng, Free State, Limpopo, North West and KwaZulu Natal. They have the largest portfolio of privately owned trails in South Africa. They also handle Mountain Bike Trails, Quad Biking, Horse Trails and conference facilities etc.
Telephone +27 12 662 1140/0586
Fax +27 12 662 1140
Jacana Travel Marketing and Reservations
Booking and marketing agents for more than 80 hiking trails nationwide plus Lesotho and Swaziland. They also handle Guest Houses, 4x4 Trails, Horse Trails
Telephone +27 12734 2978 or 0861 522262
Fax +27 12 734 0159
The people to contact for advice on identifying your trees. They have branches in most areas of South Africa. You never know, maybe you have some rare indigenous trees on your land!
PO Box 2008, Modimolle 0510
Honorary Secretary: Erwin Grobbelaar
Fax +27 14 717 1693
Botanical Society of South Africa
Needs no introduction. They have branches throughout South Africa
Private Bag X10, Claremont 7735
Telephone +27 21 797 2090
Fax +27 21 797 2376
Professor Leon Hugo
Design and advice on trails. Green flag accreditation
cell +27 82 578 3023