Friends of Phillipskop

Friends of Phillipskop Mountain Reserve

There is always something new and different to see at Phillipskop. Over 700 species of plant have now been recorded on the reserve. The flowers in bloom constantly change through the year so that the fynbos never gets dull. In winter the Proteas take centre stage, while spring sees the…

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Phillipskop Eco Brick Project

Boys sitting on Ecobrick stools

Eco Bricks are plastic bottles stuffed full of plastic waste. Why should we bother with them? We live in an incredible world, and Phillipskop Mountain Reserve happens to be situated in one of the most beautiful parts. We are privileged to enjoy the species rich fynbos flora, amazing animal life…

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Ebenezer: A Cairn of Thankfulness

Cairn of Thankfulness at Ebenezer Koppie

Ebenezer Koppie at Phillipskop is a low mound, part way up the mountain, where we are building a Cairn of Thankfulness. We invite you to join us! Why not take a walk up to Ebenezer Koppie, and find a stone or rock lying somewhere on the hillside nearby, and add…

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Panorama Path

Breakfast at the Breakfast Table rock on Panorama Path

This trail offers you extensive views across the Overberg towards Gansbaai, but without too much climbing. The complete hiking trail is about 4 km, but it can also be split into 3 separate loops, should you need a shorter walk. The trail can be walked in either direction – we…

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