Bishops Epic - Bases


The bases are spread across the length of the Cederberg and will include a range of activities.

Hiking and Adventure Base - Sanddrif

  • Sneeuberg and Maltese Cross
  • Wolfberg Cracks and Arch / Tafelberg
  • Abseiling / Maalgat
  • Astronomy
  • Leopard Trust / Oenology
  • Community work in a primary school

Environmental Base - Jamaka

  • Trail maintenance / Alien clearance
  • GPS - skattejag
  • Botany / Survival – plants / shelter
  • SOLO / Potjie cooking
  • Community work in a primary school

Water Base – Lebanon on Clanwilliam Dam

  • Canoeing / Waterskiing
  • Raft building
  • Fishing
  • SOLO / Potjie cooking
  • Pizza making

Community Base – Saville / Elizabethfontein

  • Community work: SMILE, sport & games
  • Cycling / San art trail and local history
  • Horse-riding trail / ”Domestic bliss”
  • Gardening and maintenance
  • Catapult action

Continuous themes at all bases

  • Leadership & decision-making
  • Journals
  • Self-evaluation
  • Tribal Council
  • Solo / Mini-solo