spes bona forest, muizenberg

Hiking Cape Town: Spes Bona Forest

**A look back at hiking in the Spes Bona Forest almost a year ago! Soon after this hike, the trails on this side of the Cape Peninsula closed due to the fire last March. I believe the trail reopened in September.**

The Spes Bona Forest hike, starting from Boyes Drive in Muizenberg, uses the Silvermine trails overlooking False Bay and the sea towns of Kalk and St. James Bays. The trail starts with a slow series of exposed switchbacks, before making its way into a dense, green forest. Continue reading