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Recommended Routes in The Free State - 2

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Favorite Mnweni Pass
Intermediate/Difficult

Mnweni Marathon

23.4 mi 37.7 km 5,917' Up 1803.53 m Up 5,917' Down 1803.38 m Down

Bergville, ZA
Favorite A view of the Drakensberg Amphitheater at the top of the Tugela Waterfall, the second highest in the world.
Intermediate/Difficult

Sentinel Peak (Chain Ladders)

7.2 mi 11.5 km 2,131' Up 649.59 m Up 2,125' Down 647.71 m Down

Phuthad…, ZA

The Free State Hiking

  • 212 Miles 341 Kilometers of Trail
  • 7 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Easy Trail Easy Trails
  • 3 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 8 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in The Free State - 5

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17.1 mi 27.5 km #1Ribbok Trail
Difficult
Phuthaditjhaba, ZA
Difficult
Phuthaditjhaba, ZA
3.6 mi 5.8 km #2Wodehouse Trail
Difficult
Phuthaditjhaba, ZA
Difficult
Phuthaditjhaba, ZA
6.9 mi 11.1 km #3Rockeries Pass
Intermediate/Difficult
Mokhotlong, LS
Intermediate/Difficult
Mokhotlong, LS
10.3 mi 16.6 km #4Mnweni Pass
Difficult
Bergville, ZA
Difficult
Bergville, ZA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #5Monks Cowl - Nandi Falls
Easy/Intermediate
Bergville, ZA
Easy/Intermediate
Bergville, ZA

Photos of The Free State - 41

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Mnweni Pass
Jan 18, 2021 near Bergville, ZA
Going down Brandwag, almost there.
Feb 23, 2016 near Phuthad…, ZA
A view of the Drakensberg Amphitheater at the top of the Tugela Waterfall, the second highest in the world.
Feb 16, 2016 near Phuthad…, ZA
View from the North of Sentinel Peak.
Sep 7, 2020 near Phuthad…, ZA
No hiding from the African sun.
Mar 1, 2016 near Phuthad…, ZA
Walking towards Sentinel Peak.
Sep 7, 2020 near Phuthad…, ZA
Starting the monster climb.
Mar 1, 2016 near Phuthad…, ZA
The Sentinel in Golden Gate Park. with permission from Daan Prinsloo
Mar 10, 2016 near Phuthad…, ZA