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The top 100 highest passes in South Africa: (in meters above sea level)

We have hyperlinked the Top 10 for your 'one click' convenience

  01   Ben MacDhui Pass EC     3001
  02   Sani Pass KZN     2876
  03   TTT EC      2720
  04   Naudes Nek EC   2590
  05   Volunteershoek EC     2581
  06   Carlisleshoekspruit Pass EC   2563
  07   Ongeluks Nek EC   2541
  08   Donkey Pass FS     2394
  09   Ramatselitso Pass EC     2298
  10   Steenkampsberg Pass MPL   2240

 


 

  11   Baster Voetpad Pass EC   2240
  12   Jouberts Pass EC   2234
  13   Matroosberg 4x4 WC   2230
  14   Monantsa Pass FS   2226
  15   Bottelnek Pass EC   2204
  16   Old Mill Drift 4x4 FS   2183
  17   Lundins Nek EC   2170
  18   Long Tom Pass MPL   2150
  19   Ossewakop Pass MPL   2146
  20   Otto du Plessis Pass EC   2115
  21   Groot Zuikerboschkop MPL   2102
  22   Masjiennek Pass MPL   2090
  23   Fetcani Pass EC   2088
  24   Santa Pass MPL   2068
  25   Ballochs Pass EC   2063
  26   Lenong Pass LPO   2052
  27   Kastrolnek Pass MPL   2031
  28   Slaaihoek Pass MPL   2027
  29   Vanrooyshoogte Pass FS   2023
  30   Barkly Pass EC   2018
  31   Qachas Nek EC   2002
  32   Jantjieshoek Pass MPL   2001
  33   Grootpoort FS   1998
  34   Normandien Pass KZN   1992
  35   Wintersnek EC   1991
  36   Highmoor Pass KZN   1988
  37   Bokspruit Pass EC   1980
  38   Perdenek EC   1977
  39   Clivia Pass MPL   1970
  40   Hattingshoogte Pass KZN   1967
  41   Keays Pass KZN   1959
  42   Greylings Pass EC   1953
  43   Lichens Pass FS   1951
  44   Benjaminshoogte Pass EC   1950
  45   Draaihoek se Hoogte FS   1949
  46   Mount Paul Pass FS   1947
  47   Mariepskop Pass MPL   1942
  48   Sak se Pad Pass KZN   1942
  49   Mikes Pass KZN   1931
  50   Mokobulaan MPL   1921
  51   Smuts Pass EC   1916
  52   Surrender Hill FS   1908
  53   Joubertsnek Pass MPL   1905
  54   Rooinek Pass R34 FS   1905
  55   Pitseng Pass EC   1900
  56   Korfnek MPL   1898
  57   Bestehoogte Pass FS   1893
  58   Jaap se Hoogte Pass MPL   1888
  59   Noupoortnek FS   1882
  60   Wakkerstroomnek MPL   1882
  61   Kingscote Cutting KZN   1879
  62   De Jagersnek Pass MPL   1870
  63   Rogers Pass KZN   1857
  64   Vlaknek Pass FS   1853
  65   Barrowfield Pass KZN   1852
  66   Majubanek Pass KZN   1848
  67   Allemansnek Pass MPL   1847
  68   Donkies Pass KZN   1846
  69   Swartmodderfontein Pass KZN   1845
  70   Penhoek Pass EC   1844
  71   Verkyknek Pass MPL   1844
  72   Mullers Pass KZN   1835
  73   Lafrashoogte Pass FS   1827
  74   Elandsnek Pass 4x4 KZN   1817
  75   Wapadskloof Pass MPL   1812
  76   Nungi Pass EC   1811
  77   Bothas Pass KZN   1809
  78   Grasnek Pass MPL   1806
  79   Retiefs Nek FS   1804
  80   Oom Louis se Hoogte FS   1802
  81   Stewart Drive GTG   1800
  82   Slabberts Nek FS   1798
  83   Kraai River Pass EC   1797
  84   Brandons Pass KZN   1792
  85   Lootsberg Pass EC   1790
  86   Robbers Pass MPL   1789
  87   Pot River Pass EC   1783
  88   Barkers Nek Pass EC   1779
  89   Collings Pass KZN   1775
  90   Trapvoet Pass WC   1772
  91   Latemanek Pass MPL   1770
  92   Kwaggasnek Pass KZN   1769
  93   Munro Drive GTG   1768
  94   Soutar's Hill KZN   1768
  95   Wapadsberg Pass EC   1768
  96   Waterval Pass MPL   1761
  97   Grootnek Pass FS   1758
  98   Oliviershoek Pass KZN   1758
  99   Sylvias Pass GTG   1757
  100   Tintwa Pass KZN   1751

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

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