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Mother City Hikers

Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 72 530 3464
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Smitswinkel Hike

I cannot say enough wonderful things about Lauren. She is experienced, supportive, knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amanda H
Incredible Views & Experienced Tour Guide

Our tour guide, Lauren, took us up the Woody Ravine and down Kasteelspoort Ravine and I could not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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We offer full or half day hiking trips on Table Mountain which was just named 'One of the New Seven Wonders of Nature'. We tailor make our routes to suit each client's ability. Whether you are looking for adventure or just a walk away from it all we will be happy to guide you and get you back in nature.
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I cannot say enough wonderful things about Lauren. She is experienced, supportive, knowledgeable, warm and exactly who you want to be with, when exploring and enjoying nature. We hiked with a group of 12 women from Cape Point to Smitswinkel. She was able to read...More

Thank Amanda H
mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! It was my pleasure to guide your fun group. It was a perfect day and I am so thankful everyone was up for it! You all did so well. I appreciate your kind words and for taking the time to write about our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our tour guide, Lauren, took us up the Woody Ravine and down Kasteelspoort Ravine and I could not recommend it more. Lauren was easy to get along with and went at our pace. Lauren was so knowledgeable on all the plant and animal species along...More

Thank deniseannbreen
mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much! I loved our hike and I'm happy to hear you did too :) Woody Ravine is a lovely route far from the crowds, thanks for being up for that one. You two were awesome...it was fun being with you! I really...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to do Lion's Head mountain and we are very happy with the service that we received from Victoria of Mother City Hikers. She was punctual, professional, and down to earth. Our decided to do the early morning hike and we...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chris, Thanks very much for your feedback. We really appreciate it. I have to apologise as I didn't realise the route for UTCT was through the exact place you were hiking that morning. That was an oversight on my part which I will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to kick off my 30th birthday celebrations in Cape Town with a sunrise hike on Table Mountain. It was spectacular and Mother City Hikers (recommend to me by a friend) were extremely helpful from the moment of contact. Our guide Lauren was organised,...More

Thank christinastewart22
mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your special birthday with us in Cape Town! It was pleasure to guide you and enjoy time on the mountain together. I hope you'll be back again soon :) Keep well and thanks for your feedback too.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hiked from Kirstenbosch to Platteklip Gorge. We had Matt guiding us and watching our back. He was fantastic, very kind, polite, always supporting us and giving us the best tips. We did a great hike with him and he took professional pics from his...More

Thank Fabio O
mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, so glad to hear you enjoyed your hike with Matt up Skeleton Gorge to the Cableway. Well done! Happy to hear it was a great experience for all of you. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We hope you'll be back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to break from the crowd and experience Table Mountain a little differently - I highly recommend booking with Mother City Hikers. Lauren knows so much about the mountain and was incredibly considerate to everyone’s needs/abilities. Thank you!!!

Thank Jane H
mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your thoughts! I appreciate the feedback and I'm glad you enjoyed our hike. All the best...see you next time :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lauren was an amazing guide, knowledgeable about the flora and fauna, cultural history and showed us many hidden routes to take good pictures! Glad to have her as our guide, she keeps track of the pace and made sure we were always okay. Lauren is...More

Thank Jotham T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a botanical,geological, and historical review of the Cape Town area while we were hiking with Lauren.She is so enthusiastic about her job and is an excellent guide;even offering to take pictures for us!You will not be disappointed if you go hiking with Lauren...More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. It was a pleasure to guide you. Thank you for taking the time to write and for your kind words...you made my day :)

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Our trip to South Africa exceeded our exceptions & this India Venster hike was a big part of it. Lauren is a fantastic guide! She even snuck some cupcakes along to surprise us for our anniversary. Highly recommended!!More

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mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you! So glad we were part of making your South Africa trip extra special. It was a pleasure to meet and guide you both. What a great day we had! Thank you for sharing your experience. I hope to meet you again one day!...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We loved this hiking tour. It was a 4 hour hiking trail to the top of the table mountain. Lauren, our guide, was amazing. She took enough time to explain a lot about the history and nature of this mountain during the trail. Also she...More

Thank Koen V
mothercityhiker, Owner at Mother City Hikers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hey! You are so kind, thank you. I really appreciate your kind words. Thank you for waking up at the crack of dawn so our experience was even better-as you know it was hot by 8am already :) I'm happy to hear you enjoyed the...More

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