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Canopying in Tsitsikamma Forest, Mossel Bay, Western Cape South Africa
The Outeniqua giant yellow-wood trees in the Tsitsikamma Forest offer great canopying platforms and a rich in bird-life scenery. The platforms are placed on a long steel that is suspended at 30 m/98.4 ft above the forest floor. Before embarking on the 2.5-3 hour adventure, there is a safety drill where the full body harness, pulleys and climbing equipment are checked before being issued.
The tours are normally guided to ensure safety as you glide from one platform to the other. There are 10 platforms and 10 “fufi” slides with the longest at 100 m/328 ft. Blend in the enchanting surroundings with encounters like the Vervet monkey, kynsa loeries and the elusive Narina trogon.
Relevant activites based in South Africa
This 2-3 hour adventure is the most popular adventure activity where you can experience the best that Tsitsikamma offers! If you are keen to explore deeper into the Storms River Gorge, and experience the deep, long, quiet pools with ancient forests and deep caves then the kayak and lilo trip is for you!