Blooming views along the Aloe Trail, Port Elizabeth.

Blooming views along the Aloe Trail, Port Elizabeth.

We recently ambled along the Aloe Trail with members and friends of the The Zwartkops Conservancy and captured some breathtaking moments. We chose the 7km trail and enjoyed great weather, winter blues and vibrant aloes in bloom. The trail meanders along the top of the ridge above Amsterdamhoek and heads up and along the Swartkops River in the direction of The Flamingo Trail.

The Flamingo Trail last spring:- http://dempseys.co.za/scenic-flamingo-trail-with-nmbt-september-2013/

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winter delight in the eastern cape.

Winter delight in the Eastern Cape.

looking across to the flamingo trail

Looking across to The Flamingo Trail

bluewater bay, amsterdamhoek and swartkops river mouth in the distance

Bluewater Bay, Amsterdamhoek and Swartkops River Mouth in the distance

winter aloe blooms everywhere

Winter aloe blooms everywhere