Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by iandvl » 08 Oct 2017 13:04

Thanks for the photos, Alex. Got a bit of a fright when I saw the weather reports. Had flashbacks to my Sani trip last year where I honestly thought I was going to die... :rolling:

Anyways, glad the weather played along. Baboons, I would prefer not to attempt if the elements do not play along....

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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by TijmenvdS » 08 Oct 2017 13:20

Ek is bly julle het dit geniet. Lyk verskriklik mooi, bly fotos post :woo:
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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by Alex Roux » 09 Oct 2017 08:56

Courtesy of Steve’s drone:
Camping spot at Ramabanta Lodge (the day before the trail)
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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by Alex Roux » 09 Oct 2017 09:10

iandvl wrote:Anyways, glad the weather played along. Baboons, I would prefer not to attempt if the elements do not play along....
The things is though, at that altitude, you cannot predict the elements completely.
We went through to the start of Baboons hoping that the whether will clear up, which it did. if it had rained on the day we started, we would not have gone up.
In winter there is snow, and in summer there is rain. We went in between and got a bit of both, but this is the time to go to avoid the worst of the elements on either side.
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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by Jules » 12 Oct 2017 10:46

Hier is Pieter van As se fotos

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B8WQY ... 0tLbnltYVU

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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by Michael » 13 Oct 2017 05:40

Here is a drone vid that Steve took near Goliath rock

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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by Anthony Forgey » 13 Oct 2017 06:19

Jules wrote:Hier is Pieter van As se fotos

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B8WQY ... 0tLbnltYVU

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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by Jules » 13 Oct 2017 07:51

ek sal Pieter vra om n link te plaas
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Re: Baboons 5 to 8 October 2017

Post by SJC » 13 Oct 2017 07:58

Jules wrote:ek sal Pieter vra om n link te plaas

Kyk hier:
Michael wrote:Here is a drone vid that Steve took near Goliath rock

https://youtu.be/xFXGmaJZAVI

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