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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   Grondnek EC   1997
  36   Normandien Pass KZN   1992
  37   Wintersnek EC   1991
  38   Highmoor Pass KZN   1988
  39   Bokspruit Pass EC   1980
  40   Perdenek EC   1977
  41   Clivia Pass MPL   1970
  42   Hattingshoogte Pass KZN   1967
  43   Keays Pass KZN   1959
  44   Greylings Pass EC   1953
  45   Lichens Pass FS   1951
  46   Benjaminshoogte Pass EC   1950
  47   Draaihoek se Hoogte FS   1949
  48   Mount Paul Pass FS   1947
  49   Mariepskop Pass MPL   1942
  50   Sak se Pad Pass KZN   1942
  51   Mikes Pass KZN   1931
  52   Vredehof Pass KZN   1925
  53   Elandshoogte EC   1922
  54   Mokobulaan MPL   1921
  55   Smuts Pass EC   1916
  56   Surrender Hill FS   1908
  57   Joubertsnek Pass MPL   1905
  58   Rooinek Pass R34 FS   1905
  59   Pitseng Pass EC   1900
  60   Korfnek MPL   1898
  61   Bestehoogte Pass FS   1893
  62   Jaap se Hoogte Pass MPL   1888
  63   Noupoortnek FS   1882
  64   Wakkerstroomnek MPL   1882
  65   Kingscote Cutting KZN   1879
  66   Weenen Pass EC   1873
  67   De Jagersnek Pass MPL   1870
  68   Rogers Pass KZN   1857
  69   Vlaknek Pass FS   1853
  70   Witkophoogte EC   1853
  71   Barrowfield Pass KZN   1852
  72   Majubanek Pass KZN   1848
  73   Allemansnek Pass MPL   1847
  74   Donkies Pass KZN   1846
  75   Swartmodderfontein Pass KZN   1845
  76   Penhoek Pass EC   1844
  77   Verkyknek Pass MPL   1844
  78   Mullers Pass KZN   1835
  79   Lafrashoogte Pass FS   1827
  80   Elandsnek Pass 4x4 KZN   1817
  81   Wapadskloof Pass MPL   1812
  82   Nungi Pass EC   1811
  83   Bothas Pass KZN   1809
  84   Grasnek Pass MPL   1806
  85   Retiefs Nek FS   1804
  86   Oom Louis se Hoogte FS   1802
  87   Stewart Drive GTG   1800
  88   Slabberts Nek FS   1798
  89   Kraai River Pass EC   1797
  90   Brandons Pass KZN   1792
  91   Lootsberg Pass EC   1790
  92   Robbers Pass MPL   1789
  93   Pot River Pass EC   1783
  94   Barkers Nek Pass EC   1779
  95   Collings Pass KZN   1775
  96   Trapvoet Pass WC   1772
  97   Latemanek Pass MPL   1770
  98   Kwaggasnek Pass KZN   1769
  99   Munro Drive GTG   1768
  100   Soutar's Hill KZN   1768

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

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