Why trails matter

5 people recommend this! Galeo Saintz is an international trails ambassador and chairs the World Trails Network, a network that includes some of the world’s leading trails and trail destinations from over 27 different countries. He is the co-founder of two of South Africa’s mega-distance hiking routes, the Rim of Africa and the Eden to Addo Great Corridor Hike. He is also currently working on creating a long-distance pilgrimage from Robben Island to Qunu. As founder of South Africa’s only walking festival, which takes place on the Garden Route and hosts over 75 different walks over 5 days, he has plans afoot for a Table Mountain Walking Fest amongst others.