You pick one foot up in front of the other, careful to keep balance but you have to keep moving. You will have shoes and socks filled with sand. There are so many ways down, and you are unlikely to hurt yourself as the sand is soft; nevertheless it is high and if you have…
Big Daddy is one of the few dunes you are allowed to climb, keeping the environment pristine. It is definitely worth the climb!
The dunes here are spectacular. You can walk or hike to the top but it’s quite an effort. Even if you don’t it’s still way worthwhile to take in the beauty. The desert here is amazing. The sand is gradually taking over. WOW is the descriptive term most appropriate.
Quite a climb so take lots of water and go at your own pace - you'll see Big Mamma from the summit and can descend fairly quickly down to Deadvlei
If you want to climb this dune be prepared lots of water and walking to be done in dunes ,start early as it can get quite hot very quickly