Gear Review: Kai Fitchen puts our Trail OX Chukkas to the test!

October 19, 2016

Over the past couple of years, I’ve been looking for a do-anything boot. I’m generally hiking with a heavy pack to a crag or exploring a ravine. What I generally look for is an aggressive tread that will perform on anything from abrasive granite to slippery and muddy terrain. This winter I managed to get my hands on the new OX chukkas from HI-TEC.

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Catch him if you can...

September 16, 2016

​When Nick Dall received a complimentary pair of Hi-Tec Trail OX Chukkas he was inspired to take things to the next level on an action-packed all-day Cape Town adventure. You’ll need a good night’s sleep and a solid breakfast if you want to keep up with him…

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Track a wild cheetah on foot in mountain Zebra National Park

July 01, 2016

In the past, radio-tracking big cats was the kind of thing that only eccentric PHD students and TV personalities like David Attenborough ever got to do. But a ground-breaking project at the Mountain Zebra National Park has opened the door to people like you and me…

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7 reasons why Simonstown is Cape Town’s coolest hood

May 17, 2016

Quaint, quirky Simonstown has beaches, bugles and bric a brac galore...It’s easy to find too: just hop on the train and don’t get off till the last stop!

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Forage for porcini with Cape Town’s mushroom guru

May 12, 2016

I bundle the dogs into the car and drive up to Cecilia Forest to meet Gary Goldman, aka The Mushroom Hunter. On the face of it we look like just another pair dog-walkers but we’re here for far more than the crisp morning air… Gary knows more about mushroom foraging in Cape Town than anyone, but it wasn’t always this way. A high-octane career in IT resulted in burn-out and a heart attack. Gary quit the rat-race, became a stay-at-home dad, and took long walks on Table Mountain, as prescribed by his cardiologist. On one of these walks Gary found some mushrooms and his first thought was “Can I eat them?”

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April 12, 2016

To end of our #IAMINSPIRED campaign, we are hosting one last competition for our fans. It's easy! SImply fill in form below and viola! Entered.

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