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Oorlogskloof - Rock Pigeon Hike - Day4

Highest Part of Trail , Stunning Views

Hiking Difficult

17 km
453 m
452 m
4-5 hrs
Low Point
683 m
High Point
905 m
Oorlogskloof - Rock Pigeon Hike - Day4 Map

This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's remote, it features high exposure and is typically done between July and October. From a low point of 683 m to the maximum altitude of 905 m, the route covers 17 km, 453 vertical metres of ascent and 452 vertical metres of descent.


From Arrie se Punt you can see Northern and Western Cape



Hiking trails where obstacles such as rocks or roots are prevalent. Some obstacles can require care to step over or around. At times, the trail can be worn and eroded. The grade of the trail is generally quite steep, and can often lead to strenuous hiking.

High Exposure

3 out of 4

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.


2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

between July and October


  • Historical
  • Picturesque
  • Summit Hike
  • Wild flowers
  • Forestry or heavy vegetation