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Oubaai Heritage Trail

11km trail loop through coastal flynbos

Hiking Difficult

Distance
11 km
Ascent
535 m
Descent
537 m
Duration
3-4 hrs
Low Point
9 m
High Point
181 m
Gradient
14˚
Oubaai Heritage Trail Map

The Oubaai Heritage Trail offers more than 8 km of hiking trails through coastal flynbos within the resort where smells and textures bombard the senses. Walk through indigenous forests where the rich biodiversity is reflected by the chirp of tree frogs and a multitude of birds. The trail is open to all guests and visitors to the resort and free of charge.

Difficulty

Difficult

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.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

all year round

Features

  • Picturesque
  • Wild flowers
  • Family friendly