Hiker Missing on Helderberg

2020-08-30T18:43:28+02:00August 30th, 2020|AMS, Boland Mountains, Forensic Pathology Services (FPS), Helderberg Nature Reserve, Hiking, Joint Operations, Rescues, Uncategorized|

Around 17:00 on 27 August 2020 the manager of the Helderberg Nature Reserve called Wilderness Search and Rescue requesting assistance after the wife of a 58 yr old male person had reported him overdue. The man had set out to hike the Sugarbird Route in the reserve and had not returned by 16:00 as had [...]

2020-08-10T14:42:31+02:00August 10th, 2020|Aquatic, Boland Mountains, Cape Nature, Hiking, Rescues|

Boland Mountains Wellington At on Sunday the 9th of August 2020 Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after a caller reported that a party of 8 persons who were hiking in the Limietberg section of the Boland Mountains above Wellington could not return to their base camp on Bainskloof pass due to the swollen [...]