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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   Witsieshoek Pass FS     2484
  09   Donkey Pass FS     2394
  10   Ramatselitso Pass EC   2298

 


  11   Steenkampsberg Pass MPL   2254
  12   Baster Voetpad Pass EC   2240
  13   Jouberts Pass EC   2234
  14   Matroosberg 4x4 WC   2230
  15   Monantsa Pass FS   2226
  16   Bottelnek Pass EC   2204
  17   Old Mill Drift 4x4 FS   2183
  18   Lundins Nek EC   2170
  19   Long Tom Pass MPL   2150
  20   Ossewakop Pass MPL   2146
  21   Otto du Plessis Pass EC   2115
  22   Groot Zuikerboschkop MPL   2102
  23   Masjiennek Pass MPL   2090
  24   Fetcani Pass EC   2088
  25   Santa Pass MPL   2068
  26   Ballochs Pass EC   2063
  27   Lenong Pass LPO   2052
  28   Kastrolnek Pass MPL   2031
  29   Slaaihoek Pass MPL   2027
  30   Vanrooyshoogte Pass FS   2023
  31   Barkly Pass EC   2018
  32   Qachas Nek EC   2002
  33   Jantjieshoek Pass MPL   2001
  34   Grootpoort FS   1998
  35   Normandien Pass KZN   1992
  36   Wintersnek EC   1991
  37   Highmoor Pass KZN   1988
  38   Bokspruit Pass EC   1980
  39   Perdenek EC   1977
  40   Clivia Pass MPL   1970
  41   Hattingshoogte Pass KZN   1967
  42   Keays Pass KZN   1959
  43   Greylings Pass EC   1953
  44   Lichens Pass FS   1951
  45   Benjaminshoogte Pass EC   1950
  46   Draaihoek se Hoogte FS   1949
  47   Mount Paul Pass FS   1947
  48   Mariepskop Pass MPL   1942
  49   Sak se Pad Pass KZN   1942
  50   Mikes Pass KZN   1931
  51   Mokobulaan MPL   1921
  52   Smuts Pass EC   1916
  53   Surrender Hill FS   1908
  54   Joubertsnek Pass MPL   1905
  55   Rooinek Pass R34 FS   1905
  56   Pitseng Pass EC   1900
  57   Korfnek MPL   1898
  58   Bestehoogte Pass FS   1893
  59   Jaap se Hoogte Pass MPL   1888
  60   Noupoortnek FS   1882
  61   Wakkerstroomnek MPL   1882
  62   Kingscote Cutting KZN   1879
  63   Weenen Pass EC   1873
  64   De Jagersnek Pass MPL   1870
  65   Rogers Pass KZN   1857
  66   Vlaknek Pass FS   1853
  67   Barrowfield Pass KZN   1852
  68   Majubanek Pass KZN   1848
  69   Allemansnek Pass MPL   1847
  70   Donkies Pass KZN   1846
  71   Swartmodderfontein Pass KZN   1845
  72   Penhoek Pass EC   1844
  73   Verkyknek Pass MPL   1844
  74   Mullers Pass KZN   1835
  75   Lafrashoogte Pass FS   1827
  76   Elandsnek Pass 4x4 KZN   1817
  77   Wapadskloof Pass MPL   1812
  78   Nungi Pass EC   1811
  79   Bothas Pass KZN   1809
  80   Grasnek Pass MPL   1806
  81   Retiefs Nek FS   1804
  82   Oom Louis se Hoogte FS   1802
  83   Stewart Drive GTG   1800
  84   Slabberts Nek FS   1798
  85   Kraai River Pass EC   1797
  86   Brandons Pass KZN   1792
  87   Lootsberg Pass EC   1790
  88   Robbers Pass MPL   1789
  89   Pot River Pass EC   1783
  90   Barkers Nek Pass EC   1779
  91   Collings Pass KZN   1775
  92   Trapvoet Pass WC   1772
  93   Latemanek Pass MPL   1770
  94   Kwaggasnek Pass KZN   1769
  95   Munro Drive GTG   1768
  96   Soutar's Hill KZN   1768
  97   Wapadsberg Pass EC   1768
  98   Waterval Pass MPL   1761
  99   Grootnek Pass FS   1758
  100   Oliviershoek Pass KZN   1758

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

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