ELEPHANT'S EYE CAVE

This relatively easy and popular hike leads one to a large gash in Constantiaberg's eastern face. The cave is full of ferns and mystique and the views are pretty decent too.

DIFFICULTY

MODERATE

TIME

2h30

DISTANCE (km)

2.37

ROUTE TYPE

OUT & BACK

ELEVATION (m)

287

Dog friendly

Yes

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Pass the 'Elephant's Eye Cave' sign and follow the well established path for a few hundred meters before joining the jeep track. As it starts to go up, take the path right (cutting out the winding track. Walk along the plateau and gradually ascend towards the cave. After passing the fire look-out on your right, make sure you keep right at the upcoming fork.

TRAIL TRIVIA

Allegedly, Elephant's Eye Cave was once a stronghold of a woman-led Khoi tribe.

IMAGES

WEATHER

OTHER HIKES

 HIKE ONE 

HIKE TWO

HIKE THREE

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