Latest News! - September 2nd, 2013

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Latest News! - September 2nd, 2013

We're back from a 'dirty weekend' in the Tankwa Karoo in one of the worst weather systems in decades. It was exciting driving hundreds of kilometers over soggy, muddy roads with only 4x4's and bakkies to be seen. We managed to get nine passes filmed including

Bothmaskloof near Riebeeck West
Nuwekloof Pass east of Tulbagh
Theronsberg Pass north east of Ceres
Uitkomst Pass north of Matroosberg
Die Venster on the R355
Bloukrans pass south of Calvinia
Gannaga Pass in the Tankwa Karoo
Botterberg Pass near Nieuwoudtville
Klipfonteinrant Pass near Biedouw
Piekenierskloof Pass (N7) Sitrusdal (finally construction is complete!)

The Northern Cape is a massive blaze of wildflowers. Those who risk going a little off the standard routes will be richly rewarded. The best flowers were to be seen near the crossing of the Doring River north east of the Klipfonteinrant pass


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