Oystercatcher Trails

Meander and explore the peaceful sea shore. Hiking across unspoilt, spectacular golden beaches and along the wonderful green coast line of the Western Cape's Garden Route near Mossel Bay.

Quick and Easy Option

Quick and Easy Option from R2 550 pps

Slack pack and professionally guided experience. 2 night and 3 days.

2 day Self-Drive Package

  • Duration: 3 Days|2 Nights
  • Level: Medium

Weekend Wanderer Option from R3 800 pps

A fully catered slack pack, fully guided trail. Accommodation in 4 star quality lodges and Cape Cottages. Also 3 nights and 3 full days.

Transfers from George Airport an optional extra. Final prices depend on numbers in group.

Optional Extra: Point of Human Origin Tour

  • Duration: 3 Days|3 Nights
  • Level: Medium

Green Trail Option from R4 050 pps

Self catering option. Accommodation is in 3 to 4 star Hotels / Lodges and Cape cottages. 4 nights and 3 full days of hiking. Fully guided.

Preferred minimum of 8 per group and max of 16. Special prices for large groups and hiking clubs.

POINT OF HUMAN ORIGIN (POHO)
Visit to the Pinnacle Point Caves. See our web site www.humanorigin.co.za an optional extra

  • Duration: 3 Days|4 Nights
  • Level: Medium

Silver Trail Option from R6 885 pps

A fully catered slack pack, fully guided trail. Accommodation in 4 star quality lodges and Cape Cottages. Also 4 nights and 3 full days.

Transfers from George Airport an optional extra. Final prices depend on numbers in group.

Optional Extra: Point of Human Origin Tour

  • Duration: 3 Days|4 Nights
  • Level: Medium

Gold Trail Option from R9 275 pps

Slack pack and professionally guided experience. 4 night and 4 days.

Fully catered including beverages. Also includes transfers from George airport.

Included in Gold Trail is the POINT OF HUMAN ORIGIN (POHO) Visit to the Pinnacle Point Caves. See our web site www.humanorigin.co.za

  • Duration: 4 Days|4 Nights
  • Level: Medium

Our amazing location

Hiking along this part of the Southern Cape Coastline, one realizes that there are so many wonderful and unexplored areas that the Western Cape and especially the Garden Route has to offer. This area south of Mossel Bay is coastal bliss at its best.

Our expert guides

Our exceptional guides will lead you past the ancient stone age caves, show and teach you about the fauna and flora along the ever changing route. Your attention will also be constantly drawn to dolphins, lazy whales, frolicking seals in the ocean. While the abundance of birdlife including the rare African Black Oystercatchers is a birders dream.

Our beautiful trekking area

Every days’ hiking is different. Ranging from cliff tops and sea front caves to wonderful unspoiled beaches. Walk along rocky bays and over massive sand dunes, through Coastal fynbos and wild herbs. Along the way spot(and taste)wild oysters in clear rock pools. Swim in small safe bays. Experience sunny days and clear night skies. If you’re lucky watch the full moon rising over the ocean.

Our Accommodation

One night is spent in a beautiful Guesthouse in Mosselbay. The rest of your stay is in our quaint and luxurious Sandpiper self catering Cottages in Boggomsbaai. Most of these cottages are in the traditional Cape Fisherman style. These unique cottages are subject to availability…first come first serve. So, book now.

Well known environmentalist and founder of this very special trail, Fred Orban, is also often around to socialize, charm and share amazing stories with the guests.

Itineraries and Destinations

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Invitation

Invitation
This is an invitation from us to come and meet the well-known environmentalist and founder of this very special trail, Fred Orban, who is also often around to socialize, charm and share amazing stories with the guests.

Willie Khomani, who together with Fred, pioneered this beautiful coastline for sustainable trekking, has recently retired. His knowledge of the plant and animal life, as well as his stories of growing up in the area, will be sorely missed.

This is a dynamic world of waves, rocky shores and the remarkable stone age and Strandloper history of this special part of the Garden Route coast from Mossel Bay to the Gourits river...On these hikes you will learn so much about our coast and you will fall even deeper in love with nature.

Our world renowned Trail has been extensively covered on DSTV channel 250 of BBC by Julia Bradbury, famous presenter in the UK as well as by Pasella, the popular SA TV program.

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