Silent Steps adventure hiking takes one to uncharted territories and let you discover things you can only experience on foot
"Empowers mind, body & soul" - Elizabeth van der Merwe
Anette's all round hiking survival experiences, trail presentation and top class support team sets her apart from the norm!
"Silent but powerful Steps!" - Elize van der Westhuizen
Take a step, make that leap and see where Silent Steps can take your body, mind and soul. You will not leave this adventure untouched.
"Take That Step..." - Marzahn Botha
Silent Steps creates the space where I rediscover my rhythm... and experience the wonderful, liberating confrontation with my own insignificance in the bigger scheme of things...
"What a privilege" - Nelleke Keet
"Touched by the friendliness of the Silent Steps team, the attention to detail in the planning, rich history of the San, culture of the local people, introduction to their wines and cuisine! Certainly the most affordable slack packing and multi day hike I have ever been on."
"Touched by the friendliness of the Silent Steps team" - Melany Edge
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COGNITIVELY CHALLENGE YOUR SELF IMPOSED RESTRICTIONS AND BOUNDARIES! BEYOND THAT LIES A WHOLE NEW LIFE.

- Anette Grobler

COGNITIVELY CHALLENGE YOUR SELF IMPOSED RESTRICTIONS AND BOUNDARIES! BEYOND THAT LIES A WHOLE NEW LIFE.

- Anette Grobler

Anette is an ordinary individual with an extra-ordinary addiction for adventure

She is a former SANDF Major with eight (8) years experience in the army and was in 1995 one of the first ever women selected to attempt the extremely challenging Special Forces’ entry course (Recce course). Her adventure career highlights include:

  • 500 km adventure race in the Ceder Berg in ’99
  • Bronze medal in the World Masters Swimming Championships in Rio de Janeiro (1990)
  • Boogie boarded down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe (1999)
  • Summited Kilimanjaro (2002)
  • Successfully completed a solo, unsupported 300km Walk trough the Namib desert in Angola (2005).
  • Summited Mount Elbrus in Russia (2006)
  • Numerous successful bungi jumps, non commercial hikes in far off places, river rafting adventures etc.
  • 10 successful Argus Cycle tours
  • Attempted Mount Aconcagua in Argentina in 2009. (A no summit group)
  • Became the first person in History to walk Skeleton coast of Namibia- a 570 km solo, unsupported adventure facing the notorious desert lion, brown hyena and side winding adder (2011).
  • Paddled the Olifants river in 2015

UPCOMING ADVENTURES

Take a walk with Anette, and experience the adventure of a lifetime
What you need to know before you book:

We require a 30% non-refundable deposit to secure your booking. The balance is due 90 days before the commencement of your hike.

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Private hikes are possible upon request, please contact us for more information.