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Offline Gulp

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Up Sani Pass to Fickerberg
« on: January 22, 2013, 02:50:06 pm »
To the well seasoned travels out there.
Can this be done in a 4x4, up Sani pass and exit at Fickersberg and if so, how long would it take and how good are the roads etc, and any other information that twill help?

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Re: Up Sani Pass to Fickerberg
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2013, 02:54:54 pm »
Ficksburg ;D

If you head up the A1 all the way (i.e. past Oxbow and Afriski) it's a total of about 250 km.  Will take you the whole day if you leave Underberg / Himeville early, with some time for photo stops - but not a hell of a lot.

Road conditions vary from steep, low range mountain pass to REALLY kak potholed tar to good dirt and good tar.
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Re: Up Sani Pass to Fickerberg
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2013, 10:21:00 am »
I agree... not far distance -wise, but will take you the best part of a day. There are good lodges at Himeville and Fouriesburg. Take some warm clothing for the cold winds up top! On a clear day you'll take lots of photo's, and just be careful not to travel too fast! :thumleft:
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