Walks in the Great Midlands

Walks scheduled in the KZN Midlands.

The public is invited to explore our beautiful Midlands by going on any of the walks listed below. The date of a walk is listed below the months.

Donation R20 per person to the local conservation.

Walk and time Description Bookings July August September October November December
Beacon Hill Walk – Howick

09h00 to 11h00

Meet at top of Lake View Road for a walk in the grasslands. Eve Hughes: 082 872 4333 30 27 24* 29 26 31*
Boston Forest Walk – Boston

09h00 to 11h00

A gentle stroll through a forest patch, crossing streams and listening to the birds.  Meet at The Pickle Pot 10 kms from Boston village on the R617 (Underberg Road). Carol Segal 082 450 6792 or Tyrone Segal 072 959 8080 2 6 3 1 5 3
Curry’s Post Conservancy Walk

09h00 to 11h00

Explore a different part of this area each month. Sarah Allan: 076 578 2941 16 20 17 15 19 17
Fort Nottingham Walk

09h00 to 11h00

Meet at ElsAmics to explore the grassland and forest. Roy Tabernor: 082 487 0922 20 17 21 19 16 21
Gartmore Farm Walk – Karkloof

09h00 to 12h00

Walk through farm and grasslands to the lovely Yarrow Falls. Robyn McGillivray: 082 802 8949 5 2 6 4 1 6
Kilgobbin Forest Walk – Dargle

09h00 to 11h00

Explore the mist-belt forest along old logging paths. Barend Booysen: 082 787 0797 6 3 7 5 2 7
Mbona Private Reserve Walk – Karkloof

09h00 to 11h00

Splendid views, beautiful grasslands and forests. Keith Cooper: 082 574 1958 21 18 15 20 17 15
Milestone Forest Walk

09h00 to 11h00

Visit the historic farm where the very first Conservancy in South Africa was started in 1978, to walk in the forest amongst the Yellowwoods. Marilyn Revesz: 082 427 3365 7 4 1 6 3 1
Mpophomeni Hills Walk

09h00 to 11h00

Join local guides to learn more about the area. PenzMalinga: 078 236 4480 11 8 12 10 14 12
Quarterly walk at The Bend, Nottingham Road

09h30 to 13h00

Climb through indigenous forest onto montane grasslands. Must be reasonable fit. Sarah Tilbury: 082 335 4598 30 29
Symmonds stream walk – Howick

09h00 to 11h00

Learn about invasive plants in our area and what we can do about them. Pam Haynes: 083 456 9202 9 13 10 8 12 10

*Public holiday/long weekend – walk may not take place.