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Table man hike

Pittsburgh
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32 reviews
Table man hike

Would it be better to take the cable car up the mountain and hike down?

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Johannesburg, South...
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242 posts
55 reviews
1. Re: Table man hike

Most people say its better (easier) hiking up than down.

Cape Town, South...
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972 posts
3 reviews
2. Re: Table man hike

Do both Hike up and down the Cable way is closed until mid august for maintenance.

UK
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35 posts
70 reviews
3. Re: Table man hike

I'm planning to take the cable car up and down because we only have a short amount of time in Cape Town. Can anyone suggest a walk from the cable car top station of around 1.5-2 hours?

Moscow, Russia
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16 reviews
4. Re: Table man hike

I climbed up the route "India Venster"(yellow trace), time travel about 2 hours, with wife and doughter 10years .

Edited: 01 August 2018, 19:44
Cape Town, South...
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28 reviews
5. Re: Table man hike

Whether you plan to hike up or down Table Mountain, please ensure that you have someone with you who knows the way. Every year, people get stuck or lost on the mountain. It is not just a simple little stroll. The weather can change within a few minutes and when the mist comes over, it is very easy to lose your bearings.

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