“de Wet’s Escape over the Magaliesberg – join the hike?”

Magaliesberg Association for Culture & Heritage: MACH

With 260 Boers on horse back and surrounded by 50 000 British troops,

de Wet  made the Greatest Escape in Military history in South Africa on August 21st1900

De Wet said it was his most difficult event of the War

Historian Andre Wedepohl

tells the story, and with the help of Johannesburg Hiking Club, allows you to follow the great Boer Generals escape route

Bookings: Mike 071 382 5905 or mike@meerhoflodge.co.za

Date August 11th Sunday. Starting time 07h30

Details will be given on confirmation including fitness & liability form.

Cost R200.00per person including Boerewors braai and drink

MACH Protecting Heritage