Coastal Splendour – 3 Slackpacking Hikes
“We won’t see many people over the next few days and most of the beaches we cross are inaccessible by car. To really see this area, you need to walk it,” guide Matt Botha told us at the start of our four-day hike on the Wild Coast.
Then, as if to kickstart our expedition and give us a taste of things to come, he turned and waded through the chest-deep river without looking back.
We were off.