Slackpacker South Africa is an independent supplier of catering, guiding and logistical support. Rates for self-catered, unguided trails can be obtained directly from Table Mountain National Park
Partial update 8th July 2019
Trail departure dates:
No of days/nights
|5 days / 4 nights||
|No longer operational|
Table Mountain Trail Rates
|Table Mountain Trail|
|Overseers Cottage||Minimum 6 people|
|2 days / 1 night||R2945.00 per person|
Rates valid until end of October 2019. Rates for private trails of six people or less are quoted separately. R2945 per person from 1 November 2018
Hoerikwaggo Trail Rates
The Hoerikwaggo Trail is no longer available as a continuous thru-hike. Alternative options available.
The Hoerikwaggo Trail has 4 sections between Cape Point and Table Mountain. It can be walked over 5 days and 4 nights or broken down into individual sections. Costs for various fully catered and guided options below require a minimum number of six hikers. Costs include all accommodation, meals and hot beverages, trained mountain / nature guide, transport of luggage between camps. The accommodation is in tented camps with comfortable beds and hot showers. Bedding is not provided, but sleeping bags can be hired at a cost of R150 per person. Costs also exclude alcoholic beverages and minerals.
Rates valid until end of October 2019. Rates for private trails of six people or less are quoted separately.
|Hoerikwaggo Trail Options||Minimum 6 people|
|2 days / 1 night||R2945 per person|
|3 days / 2 nights|
|4 days / 3 nights|
|5 days / 4 nights|
Guiding only – day hike rates (maximum 7 hikers per guide)
From R1690 per day for 4 hour hike
From R2070 per day for full day hiking
Price on application
Transport of hikers to the start:
Secure parking is provided at the Platteklip Wash Houses, on the slopes of Table Mountain and close to the city. Self-drive hikers can park here or be dropped off here for transport to the start. At the end of the hike it is possible to walk back to this venue.
Transport costs: Price on application
Menu planning and food supply
Food preparation, washing up, packing up of food and leaving the venue in clean condition is done by the group.
Catering Service (without guide or additional services)
Price on application, dependent on menu and services required.