Monthly Archives: September 2017

The Dunlop Tyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge Expedition – 8 September

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Rest Day on the Dunlop Tyres Beyond The Desert Edge Expedition,  so missioned to the icy Skeleton Coast. Misty, moody, wind-swept and desolate, but life thrives here upon the Namib  desert edge. Saw brown hyena and black-backed jackal hunting at the Möwe Bay seal colony, scorpions scuttling across the dark-zone plains, and marsh harriers cruising [...]

The Dunlop Tyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge Expedition – 7 September

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Extremely low signal here at We Are Wilderness Hoanib Desertt Camp  on the Skeleton Coast for the Dunlop Tyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge  Expedition. Will try to load an image or two, but just to confirm we’re one day ahead of schedule and the desert mtb ride is going well. Huge kudos to the Dunlop [...]

The Dunlop Tyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge Expedition – 3 September

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The crew of the Dunlop Tyres Beyond The Desert Edge  Expedition has arrived safely at Serra Cafema  after a solid 3x days of traveling from Cape Town. This remarkable Wilderness Safaris  Camp is situated upon the edge of the Cunene River, and overlooks the Angolan border a mere 50m away. This will be the starting [...]

The Dunlop Tyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge Expedition – 2 September

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Passing through the vast, arid and unforgiving Kaokaveld  region of Namibia as the Dunloptyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge  Expedition approaches the Angola  border after more than 2 days of driving. We’ve passed Sesfontein  and now on the road to  Purros,  the last little Moer and Gone  ’town’ en route to Serra Cafema, a Wilderness [...]

The Dunlop Tyres SA Beyond The Desert Edge Expedition – 1 September

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Minimal sleep as we pushed through the night from Cape Town to Windhoek on the  Dunlop Tres SA Beyond The Desert Edge  Expedition. Not a single issue with the Grand Trek, although PVK did some weird mumbling around 3am in the passenger seat, and tried to touch my knee. This is not good. Coffee and [...]