WATCH: 8 Incredible hikes in SA that will clear the mind
South Africa is blessed with some of the best hiking trails in the world, but here's just a few to get you started on planning your next trek through nature - especially if the temporary closure of Lion's Head is getting you down.
Hiking isn't always just for the fit - some hikes are very relaxed along coastlines or you can even travel with a donkey to help carry your heavy bags.
There are mountains to conquer and forests with secrets to discover, but mostly it's the people that make your whole journey worthwhile.
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