In the July of 2015 I had headed to the Drakensberg with the BTK, fully prepared to see snow up-close for the first time. The first night we slept on top of the Amphitheatre, whereafter we awoke to a very light dusting of snow. From here we drove to Underberg and spent a few nights in the surrounding mountains. On the final evening the temperature dropped well below freezing, and this time I woke up in a frozen sleeping bag, but alas, no snow.  Thus, to see snow here in the Western Cape (albeit but a little) is a real privilege!


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