Friday 21 November: We met for breakfast at the Middelburg Ultra City from 9.30am. Depart 10.30am.
Second stop: Turning off at Belfast, ride to Dullstroom where we’ll stop for fuel and something to drink, then we ride to Lydenburg, over Long Tom Pass to Sabie.
Third stop: Woodsman Restaurant in Sabie for a drink and then we ride to Hazyview and up Kowyn’s Pass to Graskop.
Forth stop: Hotel in Graskop where we'll be sleeping and which we'll use as our base for the weekend.
Arrive, book in and if the weather's lekker, we'll go for a quick ride somewhere.
Saturday 22 November: After breakfast we mount our steeds and ride to Sabie and halfway down to Hazyview, where we've planned a quad ride through the forests and waterfalls, afterwards we ride back to the Woodsman for luch and then head back to Graskop.
Sunday 23 November: We don our helmets, mount our Iron Horses and head for home.
sunrise at Mogodi Lodge, Graskop
Cool and the Gang on our Adventure Quad Ride
Arthur, Paul, Basil, Daryl, Mel, Lisa and I, midway at the Cascade Falls
the Cascade Falls on the Sabie river
on the return ride back from our Adventure Quad Ride
Mariette and hubby Eric
"I let the dogs out" says Paul as Daryl looks on
Janek with his salad
(Vodka is made from Potato, right,
Potato is a vegetable, therefore Vodka is a salad)
Candy, Lee and Basil
Lisa, Eric, Johan, Yolanda and Peter at the braai
Words and photos by Kenn Slater
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