Cathedral Peak Hotel Visit – Featured Durban Blog

Cathedral Peak Hotel Visit: There are places you’ll go that will leave you filled with memories to last a lifetime, places that seem like home from the minute you arrive and that you long to return to after you’ve left. That is honestly how I felt about Cathedral Peak Hotel in the Southern Drakensberg, where we stayed a few months ago as a family of 4. Set in an isolated, picturesque valley overlooking the uKhahlamba Drakensberg mountains, this resort has been a popular destination for thousands of visitors over the past 79 years. And for good … [Read more...]

Christiaan Greyling Sets the Pace at The Cathedral Peak Challenge

Christiaan Greyling Sets the Pace at The Cathedral Peak Challenge: Christiaan Greyling Sets high standards in the Cathedral Peak Challenge. Photo: Supplied “The mountains are calling, and I must go.” – John Muir KWAZULU-NATAL, DRAKENSBERG – All good stories have an adventure at their core. Conceptualised by the owner of the Cathedral Peak Hotel, William Van Der Riet, the Cathedral Peak Challenge is not a call to beat or overcome the mountain; it is an invitation to reconnect with the wilderness in its purest form. Go on … [Read more...]

The Cathedral Peak Challenge – more than just a race to the top

The Cathedral Peak Challenge – more than just a race to the top: The Cathedral Peak Challenge will take place from 1 June to 30 September 2018 Photo: Supplied Great things are done when men and mountains meet. -William Blake- Do you have what it takes for the Cathedral Peak Challenge? Inviting all South Africans to join us on a soul-stirring adventure… The pressures of city life make one lose sight of what’s natural, beautiful and serene. Whilst some find joy in this mad existence, others, at times, choose to bolt for the hills. Running … [Read more...]