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About Hogsback

The colourful forestsHogsback is a little village hidden away, high up in the Amatola mountain range. It is surrounded by indigenous afromontane forest that provides a certain mystical, magical charm that soothes the spirit and rejuvenates the soul. The many hiking trails lead adventurous visitors past glorious waterfalls and past ancient trees. It is also home to the last remaining Cape parrots and the colourful Knysna Loerie. The majestic views and spectacular sunrises and sunsets can only fill you with wonder, peace and tranquility. 

OLd hogsback Inn in Hogsback

Hogsback History

The name Hogs Back was referred to by Thomas Baines, the famous painter, on his travels in the interior in 1848.

Our magical indigenous forests

Private: Hogsback Hikes

Hogsback is well-known for its amazing hiking routes, from easy to more challenging, there is a scenic route for everybody! We will be featuring some of the more well known …


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