Henk Blanckenberg also leads trips for AWOL. He grew up in Cape Town and is married with 2 kids. From an early age Henk was involved with action activities such as hiking, trekking, cycling, windsurfing and canyoning. He then started concentrating on hiking and cycling trips for mostly overseas visitors, all over the Cape and Garden Route. As a mature guide, Henk has been guiding for the past 6 years with all the accreditation, background and experience required. He has also led cycle trips in Europe (England, France, Poland, Lithuania) and India and hikes up Mt Kilimanjaro or in Ethiopia’s Simien Mountains. Being a guide he is used to carrying great responsibility and takes the safety of the participants very seriously. He feels it a privilege and a pleasure to be working and acting as an ambassador to this beautiful, vibrant country of South Africa.