Hiking Trail near Clarens
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Royal Natal National Park (World Heritage Site) and surrounds(59.7 km from Clarens)
Located in the Royal Natal National Park, the Devils Hoek Valley hiking trail takes you from the Tugela River car park, all along the Tugela Valley and then up the Devil's Hoek tributary. A fantastic hike that gradually elevates with amazing views.
Duration: 4 Hours;
Distance: 15 km;
Ficksburg(73.7 km from Clarens)
This trail comprises two day trails suitable for the fit and unfit. One is 11.2 km and the other 10.5 km, with an optional 2 km walk up Pyramid Mountain. There are overnight facilities for 24 people in an old farmhouse, with outbuildings that houses the ablution facilities, as well as a youth centre that can cater for groups of up to 150 people. There is also a campsite for 4x4 roof- or surface tents.
Cathedral Peak(98.2 km from Clarens)
This 15 km hike starts on the Cathedral Peak route and then descends to the right down into the Nxwaye valley. It’s a tough trail, with an ascent up the Ganabu Ridge and another descent down to Baboon Rock.
Duration: 6 hours
Distance: 15 km
Did you know? Clarens Hiking Trail is often misspelt. Here are some variations:
Clarence Hiking Trail, Clarenze Hiking Trail, Klarens Hiking Trail,