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GoVertical Mountaineering Adventures - Knysna

Knysna, South Africa
+27 82 731 4696
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Excellent guided walk

Really enjoyed a day with Garth walking the Robberg peninsular. He pointed out lots of points of... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2017
Judith H
Wallingford, United Kingdom
Great guiding on a wonderful Tsitsikamma Trail

We're a middle-aged fit couple who were delighted by both the beauty and variety of the Tsitsikamma... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2016
Toronto, Canada
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Adventures in Knysna, Canoeing on the beautiful Knysna Lagoon, Kloofing in dramatic gorges filled with cola coloured waters, Rock climbing and Abseiling on awesome coastal crags, beach walks and snorkelling, peak hikes and forest trails join GoVertical to really explore natures secrets on the Garden Route.KNYSNA CANOEING ADVENTURES.Half day, full day or a relaxed sunset paddle on the Knysna Lagoon.KNYSNA ADVENTURE TRAIL Stunning Knysna lagoon paddle followed by a splendid beach walk on some little known unspoiled beaches KLOOFING Extreme adventure, clambering, swimming, bum slides, cliff jumps and abseils all in one ABSEILING Maximum thrill for minimum effort, GoVertical will guide you over the edge.ROCK CLIMBING The fastest way to the summit, GoVertical helps you discover your natural talent for rock climbing GUIDED HIKES Peak climbs, beach walks, forest trails, multiday slack packing trails, GoVertical guides them all No experience neccessary for any of these day Adventures. All equipment provided and all trips lead by professional adventure guides.
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May 3, 2017
“Excellent guided walk”
Apr 23, 2016
“Great guiding on a wonderful Tsitsikamma Trail”
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Knysna, South Africa
+27 82 731 4696
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

Really enjoyed a day with Garth walking the Robberg peninsular. He pointed out lots of points of interest that we would have missed and guided us safely around stunning scenery. We are both experienced walkers and had to do a bit of scrambling which I...More

1  Thank Judith H
Reviewed April 23, 2016

We're a middle-aged fit couple who were delighted by both the beauty and variety of the Tsitsikamma Trail which starts on a magnificent Indian Ocean beach and extends over five days into the mountain area overlooking the ocean, through a beautiful unique landscape of "fynbos"...More

1  Thank hikingenthusiast2016
Reviewed April 23, 2016

We were fortunate to hike the beautiful Tsitsikamma Trail with Garth at the beginning of South African autumn. The hike itself is beautiful, with so much to see, learn and enjoy. We're experienced older hikers, and Garth was among the best guides we've worked with....More

1  Thank travelandtrek
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

I set out to hike the Tsitsikamma Trail with Garth but, after the second day we were evacuated from the Trail due to a bushfire not too far away and, unpredictable regarding where it would go in the next days. We were driven to the...More

1  Thank Sybille2901
Reviewed December 10, 2014

We booked GoVertical months prior to our fantastic South African adventure for a 6 day traverse of the Drakensbergs. We had extra days following (a great day hike to local pictographs was arranged!) and required shuttles to and from Durban and Lee-Anne coordinated all of...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed January 3, 2014

We booked our two day adventure from Australia and found the correspondence and booking process smooth and informative. First day was a hike in the Outeniqua Mountains followed by a lovely stay at Candlewood lodge (booked by GV and included). Second day was a beach...More

1  Thank StacaRaca
Reviewed January 14, 2013

I booked two spaces to go Kloofing in December and was very disappointed in the service received. We planned our holiday from the UK to South Africa at the start of 2012 and I have always wanted to go Kloofing (cannoning) so decided to plan...More

Thank KateMaclean
gotrekking, Owner at GoVertical Mountaineering Adventures - Knysna, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2013

Kloofing is one of our most popular adventures, climbing, clambering, bum slides, swimming, it's an awesome way to spend your day, this December we had stunning weather and our adventures were packed full throughout the season. It's a great pity that Kate didn't manage to...More

Reviewed January 12, 2012

This was the highlight of our 4 day stay in Knysna, it was a superb way to escape the holiday frenzy in the town of Knysna itself during December. We did Go Vertical's Full Day Knysna Adventure Trail which is a combination of Canoeing and...More

1  Thank Gina G
Reviewed January 12, 2012

This is a very professional company who run exciting and safe excursions that are great for the whole family. As a family with one young child and two teenagers we were all catered for exceptionally well. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and pointed out many...More

Thank Lee007_12
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