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Extreme Hiking / Hiking in Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa
Just at 15 km/9.3 mi from Durban, there is the Kenneth Stainbank nature reserve, which is characterized by a mixture of grassland indigenous coastal forest and riverine bush, hosting an amazing hiking trail.
The trail is within moderate difficulty and suitable for children as well. The Mkumbi trail, known as the “Red trail” as well, is a 6 km/3.7 mi circular route which takes between 1-2 hours to complete. Maps are available to assist you in navigating the route. Sightings of zebras, impalas, bush-bucks are not uncommon in this wetland and grassland terrain.