The South African Backpacker is the first book to describe the long distance hikes and trails now open for public recreation in South Africa. Almost all of these paths pass through extremely beautiful country, and all offer a challenge to the backpacker through a sport which is becoming increasingly popular as more and more people seek the adventures of and outdoor life away from our cities.
Authored by Helmke Henning and published by Purnell and Sons of Cape Town in 1980. Soft cover bound this First Edition, Second Impression is in Fine condition covered in plastic and without a dust jacket. The size of the book is 221x159x12mm. ISBN 0868430234.
125 pp incl index. Cover has 11 spots of insect damage – largest 15x8mm, 5 smaller 1mm each. 125pp incl index; b&w photos, maps and diagrams throughout. First Edition, Second Impression.