Zandvlei Trust

Capricorn Library Hiking Club outing - July 2013.

11/07/2013 - Sharon McCallum reports - Zandvlei Trust in collaboration with Cape Leopard Trust took 15 young learners from Vrygrond Library on an environmental education hike above Newlands Forest and exiting at Rhodes Memorial.


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

Lola (Librarian) Sharon and Matthew Dowling (CLT). The children were in the bus already, waiting to go.
Matthew fetched the group at the Library in the Cape Leopard Trust bus and went off to Newlands for the start.


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

"This is going to be cool guys". At the start in the parking area.


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

Listening to the instructiions for the day.


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

Waiting in anticipation. "When are we going to go?"


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

Mmm, this is going to be a good hike today.


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

Lola with the girls at a stream flowing behind them in the Newlands Forest.


photograph by Sharon McCallum.

The group at Rhodes Memorial, in the shade.

At last we reached Rhodes Memorial - it had been a long hot walk - where most of the group had never been before.
The highlight of the day for the boys was bumping into Schalk Burger (the Springbok rugby player).

 


                                                                                                                                             

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