Hiking Project Logo

blue God's Window

  5.0 ( 1 )

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Trail

0.7 mile 1.1 kilometer loop
Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 204' 62 m
Descent: -204' -62 m
High: 5,535' 1,687 m
Low: 5,369' 1,636 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 26% (15°)

Dogs

Unknown
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Jocelyn Nelson

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Weather

Getting forecast...

Current trail conditions

Unknown See History

Popular hikes nearby

Hiked this trail?

Add details to help others plan their adventure.

The most magnificent view in the Blyde River Canyon.

Jocelyn Nelson

Features Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Overview

This trail has a steep climb to the top, but it gets better every step you take. With several viewpoints, there's never a dull moment!

Need to Know

Stay on the trail for the most part. African wildlife is not something to take lightly.

Description

The parking lot is conveniently located next to the trailhead. The trailhead is very easily marked and is well traveled by many. You'll be traveling through lots of trees and flowers. The area sort of feels as if you are in the middle of the jungle, with large trees, vibrant flowers, and vines that intertwine themselves throughout the trail.

It really is a beautiful hike in and of itself, even without the views. But, of course, the views are what makes this hike. There are several viewpoints as you climb to the top of the trail, many of which get better as you climb higher. The highest point is where you can sometimes see all the way to Mozambique on a clear day! Absolutely one of the best trails in the area.

Rate This Featured Hike

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Hike

Check In

Check-Ins

Jun 26, 2014
Jocelyn Nelson
0.6mi

Trail Ratings

  5.0 from 1 vote

#1

in Mpumalanga

#999

Overall
  5.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
100%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#1

in Mpumalanga

#4

in South Africa

#999

Overall
62 Views Last Month
2,591 Since Dec 20, 2015
Intermediate Intermediate

0%
0%
100%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking