The Western Cape offers a wide range
of walking opportunities - from half day hikes to
two day and upwards walking trails. On Beaumont House's
doorstep lies Table Mountain, with a wide variety
The National Park streches as far as Cape Point (see
entry) and much of it is available for walking.
Further afield lies Jonkershoek Valley (35 minutes)
with a range of walks. Mountain bikes can also be
hired. Three hours north of Cape Town lies the Cederberg
Wilderness area - well worth a visit, not least for
the stunning view of the night sky and the oportunity
to visit South Africa's highest wine farm! There are
a number of guide books available in the guest lounge.