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We had a wonderful Sunday morning climb to the top of Lions Head with Barry. Unfortunately it was too cloudy to be able to see anything from the top but they climb was good fun and Barry is great company. We felt really safe with...More
Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
We had the pleasure of being guided up to the top of Devil's Peak by Barry. He was available on short notice so we could make the best a beautiful winter's day. We have not hiked up Devil's Peak before and it made a huge...More
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Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018
Thanks Cedric, was great hiking with you and your family.
I hiked up Table Mountain with Barry Washkansky, from Hike Cape Town. He is a _superb_ guide. Knowledgeable, entertaining, a pleasure to be with. And he knows the mountain inside out. We came up a less traveled route, from the other side. And it was...More
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Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018
Barry was a great guide up Table Mountain. I have been many times, but wanted to try a new track and know not do ever do that without a suitable guide.
Barry was awesome, he tailored the speed to our slower pace and it was...More
We loved doing a 1/2 day hike with Barry up Table Mountain's India Venster trail, which was wonderful and challenging and gorgeous. It is a trail that circles from one side of the mountain to another affording phenomenal views of the city, of Lions Head,...More
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Barry W, Owner at Take a Hike, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017
Thanks Sandi - was great meeting and hiking with you.
Barry knows the mountain like no other. We loved our hiking with Barry so much that we did it again. We went up a couple of different routes that were both challenging and great fun. Barry was able to gauge or fitness and experience prior...More
Wow. Where to start... Hikers paradise. Sea and mountain views all around!
Go up Lions head for a relatively easy short hike, with amazing 360 views... Heaven!
It's all uphill, and takes a bit over an hour if you are average fitness. 45 mins if...More