About / Friends of Table Mountain
Friends of Table Mountain is a public, mountain users’ forum with the following purpose:
To ensure the appropriate management of Table Mountain by the assigned management authority in the best interests of the ecology and recreational users. This can be achieved by:
Meaningful public engagement and consultation, including partnership endeavours
Ensuring effective safety & security for all recreational mountain users,
Proactive and effective management of the Table Mountain ecology in line with climate change impacts, the Park’s World Heritage site status, global conservation protocols balanced with ecosystem services,
Ongoing creation and effective maintenance of Table Mountain trails and infrastructure,
Cooperative user & conflict management.
Achieving these objectives will ensure a better recreational experience for visitors & Capetonians alike, improved tourism, job creation and a resultant upliftment of disadvantaged communities living around Table Mountain.
For interactive discussions please join us on the Facebook Group - Friends of Table Mountain.