Sedgefield to Gericke’s Point
Distance: Approximately 3.5km one way from Sedgefield Beach past Swartvlei Beach to Gericke’s Point and 7km return to Sedgefield Beach.
Suggestions: Ensure you have sun block, water and a carry bag for shells and pebbles which you may find on the beach. Start your hike two hours before low tide.
GPS Coordinates: -34. 027997, 22. 7998070.
Starting point from Sedgefield Beach which has a board walk all the way down to the beach.
Continue walking down the boardwalk past a look out point which one can see Gericke’s Point in the distance.
You will cross over the Swartvlei lagoon river mouth which has been closed for the past two years.
Continue walking to Swartvlei beach which is approximately 1.5km. Look out point at Swartvlei Beach.
Proceed to Gericke’s Point which is approximately 2km.