Eastern Cape – Hogsback (CODE: SA-EC-HBK-1)

By | 2016-04-03

Eastern Cape Hogsback aerial view(Enquiry/Quote Form Below)

Introduction:  We are a registered Non Profit Organisation operating an Outdoor Education Centre at our first venue in Hogsback. (We also have another venue in Grahamstown.) We aim to promote environmental and social awareness, cross cultural appreciation and the development of Life skills our facilities and the natural setting of our centres in order to assist all  with a special focus on disadvantaged children.

Eastern Cape Hogsback Dorm RoomCountry:  South Africa

Province: Eastern Cape

Local Area / nearest centre: Hogsback  (Map below)

Travel Time from main centre:  East London to Hogsback 1 1/2 Hours

Group / event types: School, Church, Corporate, Sport

Grading:  Simple Dorms

Eastern Cape Hogsback Big Dinning HallExclusive use:  No, two groups may be on site at same time.

Capacity total No. of Beds:  150

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Accommodation Types:  Three dormitories (Smallest 21 in each side and three adult rooms sleeping 2, Largest 30 in each side with 2 adult rooms sleeping 2)

Eastern Cape Hogsback Directions SignageCatering options:  Self cater,    Part catered,    Fully Catered

Special Diets:   N/A

Average Pricing pppn (Per Person Per Night) as at:  Jan to Dec 2016   Currency: Rand  (ZAR)

   R 135pppn Self-catered   &    R 325pppn Catered

Facilities:      Swimming pools, volley ball, high, middle and low ropes course, abseiling, zip wire, climbing walls, orienteering, compass course, hikes to waterfalls, night hike and various other adventure activities.

Ablutions:            Dormitories have shared bathrooms per gender. Hot water is only available in the evening for the students.Western Cape Hogsback Camp Ablutions Interior

                      The adults have separate bathrooms which they will need to share with the other
adults in their group.  The adults accommodation has hot water 24/7.

Dining Hall:  1    Seating 40

Dining Hall:   2   Seating 150

Large recreation hall:  (20m x 12m) with no chairs.

Environment: Mountainous area with forests and waterfalls

In the Hogsback area:  Tourist destination with an outdoor art display, local pottery, a labyrinth and various craft type shops.

Eastern Cape Hogsback Sky FrameProgrammes:  Team-building, leadership identification & development, environmental education, fun & adventure / outdoor experience, personal development, conflict resolution.

Activities:  Swimming pools, volley ball, high, middle and low ropes course, abseiling, zip wire, climbing walls, orienteering, compass course, hikes to waterfalls, night hike and various other adventure activities.

Facilitator : learner ratio:  Not specified

Eastern Cape Hogsback Middle Ropes CourseRequirements list: Cutlery, plastic crockery are supplied by venue for teachers and learners / youth. We provide one blanket and one pillow per person all additional bedding and towel will need to be brought with by the client. 

Malaria risk: None

Other medical inoculations / immunisations required: N/A

Weather & Dress:  Can be hot in summer and very cold in winter and therefore appropriate clothing for these conditions is  necessity. hat, suncream and a wind breaker are a must. All clothes should be rough and tumble wear e.g. not your brand new white levi’s!

Testimonials / Sample Client List:  St Andrews, DSG, Hudson primary and high, Stirling primary and high, Collegiate primary, Greenwood primary, Keiskamma trust, Rhodes University, University of Fort Hare and various corporate groups

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Please note,  Map markers only indicate general area, not the exact address of venues.
Please note,  Map markers only indicate general area, not the exact address of venues.

To ENQUIRE / APPLY for information, availability of space/dates  & to receive a quote from this venue, the ONLY way is to complete & submit this enquiry form below:

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A: Number of Adults / Teachers / Supervisors *(required)

B: Number of Children / Youth / Learners *(required)

C = A+B = TOTAL NO. of people / Group Size *(required)

AGES: Describe the age range of the group and school grade if applicable? *(required)

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ROOMING: You may specify your preferred numbers sleeping per room / dormitory for learners & adults accommodation but note, it is up to the venues whether they can accommodate accordingly or not. *(Optional)

ACTIVITIES / PROGRAMME / TYPE OF CAMP: e.g. Team building, fun & adventure, sport, curricular .....etc * (required)

FACILITATION: Do you want the venue to provide staff / guides to facilitate activities for you?

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