Hiking & Running >Mountain Biking > Horse Riding > Skiing & Snowboarding > River Rafting > Motorbike Tours > Hunting
The challenging mountain terrain of Wartrail and New England offers a wide range of activities for those who wish to fill their lungs with the cleanest air imaginable. Whether you wish to hike the highest peaks, mountain bike in peace and quiet, ride beautiful horses or paddle down the river, the choices are magnificent. Whichever activities you prefer, you will love the safe and pristine wilderness that is Wild Mountain Country. After a healthy day outdoors, you can relax and unwind in a charming guest cottages, put those tired feet up in front of a roaring log fire and refuel with delicious farmhouse fare. Unless otherwise stated, all activities are available at any of the guest farms in the Wartrail & New England area.
Whether you fancy taking a gentle family walk down the river or a lung-busting hike to the top of the peaks, our terrain has something to offer everybody. The Wartrail & New England districts offer true mountain wilderness, with summits reaching over 2,500 metres. You can climb the peaks to have an eye to eye encounter with the eagles that soar the skies. If hiking up the slopes doesn't take your breath away, then the views at the top will. Gaze down on gorges, valleys, streams, buck and wild flowers, revel in the freedom and enjoy the silence. Quench your thirst from the crystal clear streams and fill your lungs with clean mountain air. The beauty of this little-known hiking paradise is the sheer lack of people - this is one place where you can truly get away from the crowds.
WARTRAIL SKYWALK - 4 DAY SLACKPACKING TRAIL
The Wartrail Skywalk is a four day luxury slackpacking trail hosted and guided by local farmers who know these mountains intimately. Overnight at tranquil Guest Farms along the way where you will be spoiled with home-cooked meals. Take with you only day packs while your backpacks are transported to your next destination. Experience true Eastern Cape hospitality and the natural splendour of Wild Mountain Country.
This area is a premier region for running as it is safe and offers a wide variety of routes. The softer dirt surface and ample hills of the roads, or the challenge of mountainous terrain allow for perfect training opportunities. Meet up with family and friends after your run at one of the many rock pools for a picnic and refreshing swim
HIKING & RUNNING EVENTS
There are events for all levels of people who enjoy tackling our tough mountain terrain in a competitive environment: