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The Crayfish Trail

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Explore South Africa’s beautiful West Coast! What would visiting Cape Town be without a road trip? We offer a series of overnight slackpacking trips which showcases the very best of SA's West Coast. There are few places in the world where one can...more
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Lamberts Bay 7708, South Africa
+27 83 553 9107
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time with diverse activities from Rashapan to Paternoster, we'd do it again any time. Miles of absolutely empty, gorgeous white sand beaches, comfortable, clean and well maintained accommodation, good food, and the local guides were good company. We're an older couple...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Beautiful scenery and paths to walk along the beach with great guides. Accommodation was clean, neat and the hosts were friendly and helpful and made us feel welcome and at home. Will defnitely recommend this trail to anyone interested.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scenic822245
Reviewed 7 October 2018

CRAYFISH TRAIL A group of 7 friends and I did the 5 Day Crayfish Trail (17 to 22 September 2018). What a fantastic hike over moody, wind-swept coastal terrain. We were collected at Cape Town International by shuttle and driven to Rocherpan, a Cape Nature...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CEA01
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I had such an awesome time walking the Crayfish Trail. It truly is the best way to see these rustic, raw landscapes of the West Coast. You see so many different things and learn so much about the area, its nature and its communities from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JoshSearle04
DanielS22728, Owner at The Crayfish Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

It was fantastic having you on the trail, Josh! We are looking forward to collaborating - keep rocking with SAFFA tours!

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Wonderful opportunity to explore a little of the West Coast. The guides were well informed. We particularly enjoyed the wine tasting in Lamberts Bay. The trip included a visit to Bird Island managed by Cape Nature it is well worth the visit. The Crayfish Trail...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grapefruitx
Reviewed 25 June 2018

My husband and I did the 2-day trail from Elands to Lamberts Bay and I would highly recommend this experience (the first day was a bit too tough for me, the second day was just fabulous!). We were looked after really well - the friendly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sandy I
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Daniel has opened a door to the West Coast. Nothing has been too much for the team to make this adventure a memorable one! A collection of off the grid, West Coast experiences includes a visit to Vensterklip Guest Farm where true warm hospitailty is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JaneFrancesLouw
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The beaches and cliff paths that the route covers are spectacular. The walking is comfortable and mostly flat which suited me just fine. Daniel's passion for this community based slack packing trail is infectious and his knowledge of the area is encyclopaedic. We had two...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank RoamingGiraffe
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

The Crayfish Trail is fantastic, it’s the ideal way to experience the Northern West Coast of South Africa. The walking is very relaxed and will be easy for most people, the scenery is magnificent and Daniel and his team go out of their way to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bessie73
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is one of my favourite things that I have done. The Western Cape Coast has always been on my bucket list and there is no better way to experience it than with the Crayfish Trail team. Booking was easy and the team surprised me...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank CalumH62
Daniel S, Manager at The Crayfish Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Wow! Thank you for your feedback. We loved having you. We always make sure that Crayfish is available, as we discussed there is a lot that is being done to protect this species. We are working with Abalobi to ensure sustainable and traceable Crayfish for...More

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