F&B Manager position for Witsieshoek

By |2023-10-22T11:13:41+00:00October 21st, 2023|Categories: Witsieshoek|

    Location: Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge, Northern Drakensberg Job Type: Full-Time, live-in   Job Description: Overview: We need an experienced Food & Beverage Manager to lead our food & beverage operations at Witsieshoek, a rural mountain lodge, catering to hikers. As the Food & Beverage Manager, you will play a pivotal role in creating a great [...]

Where to see snow in the Drakensberg August 2021

By |2021-08-15T07:29:04+00:00July 14th, 2021|Categories: Witsieshoek|Tags: |

Sunday 15 August 2021 8.30am update with photos from Kieran O'Leary Yes, there is still snow. Sentinel Peak car Park is not accessible. Roads have iced and it's treacherous. Access to Witsieshiek Mountain Lodge is possible in any type of vehicle. Please expect going to be slow because lots of snow-chasers are expected. Please be patient [...]

Witsieshoek is open

By |2021-02-22T10:28:14+00:00June 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge is OPEN to business for accommodation and meals. Alcohol is available when government regulations permit.   In support of Covid-19 safety protocols we have made the following temporary changes to our offering: The dining-room has been reconfigured with fewer tables and chairs, ensuring good social distancing. We’ve cut the menus to reduce the amount [...]

Chain Ladders to the Amphitheatre: Update

By |2019-10-11T12:27:00+00:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

A meeting was held at Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge between the Dept of Environmental Affairs (DEA) and their Implementing Agent on Wednesday 25th September.  DEA confirmed that they have allocated funds for access projects in the area, and are in the process of submitting plans to include the complete replacement of the Chain Ladders in that project.   [...]

Chain Ladders to the Amphitheatre

By |2019-09-23T09:06:39+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Saturday one of the shackles that bolts the bottom, right-hand chain ladder to the rocks on the Amphitheatre sheared off at the rockface, and has compromised the structure of that ladder.  The left-hand ladder has no problems. These ladders are accessed from the Sentinel Peak Car Park by hikers who are hiking to the top [...]

Tugela Falls Hike

By |2019-10-11T12:27:01+00:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Atop the Drakensberg Amphitheatre the Tugela River plummets into the second tallest waterfall in the world. Tugela Falls is argued by some to, in fact, be the tallest waterfall in the world, but its contest with Angel Falls over a few meters is neither here nor there when you stand above it. Take a look at [...]

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