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|2014||Road Maintenance was performed on dirt road running up to Foothold, from the sliding gate up to the first farm gate. Maintenance Photos|
|2013||Woodstock - JHC Hippies came out to Foothold to celebrate the newly erected shelter. Woodstock 2013.
Path Maintenance was performed on various part of the trail leading up to Footloose Gully.
Erected a shelter that extends from Hikers Haven.
|2009||The two bush showers, additional two toilets and campers kitchenette completed.|
|2006||On going work to build another toilet and a wash up area for campers. Hikers are forbidden to utilise Marjean Pass and Jubilee Gap as the property has new owners.|
|2005||New cesspit was built and an outside toilet with hand basin completed. This has certainly made a difference to the demands on the inside ablution facilities.|
|2004||Two new bush showers were completed. Electrical refurbishment and modifications include a power upgrade, additional lighting and plug points for caravans.|
|2003||A new trail via Marjean Pass was inaugurated.|
Further modifications to the Haven included a new open plan kitchen, tiled floor and a hot shower, which required the installation of an additional water storage tank, situated on higher ground to boost the pressure.
30 metre chain ladder, comprising 73 rungs, was installed in the ladder gully.
The chain ladder was installed in the ladder gully with major assistance from two members of the Mountain Club of South Africa.
|1992||A second pit latrine was built.|
A windmill pump was abandoned because of poor water delivery.
The Jubilee Gap trail was inaugurated during the club’s 60th anniversary camp.
|1990||The Haven was further modified and a depression in the roadway paved for some 30 metres, aptly named Heaps Way. A water collection box was installed at the cliffs and a 1.5km plastic pipe led down to Hikers Haven.|
|1988/9||Major bathroom changes took place with the room being divided into two rooms, one with a shower and the other the toilet. Other improvements over the months included erecting a shed, pit latrine and a fence enclosure around the campsite. In addition paving was laid around the Haven. Extra assortments of indigenous trees were planted at vantage points. A bush shower was built.|
|1988||At the February AGM. It was proposed and agreed unanimously, that the house be called “Hikers Haven” and that the name Foothold is representative of the clubs establishment in the Magaliesberg.|
June - The first official hike took place, bundu bashing all the way to the summit.
July - The first weekend work party included the cutting of grass and bush around the house. A general cleanup inside the dwelling involved repairs and painting. Amongst other pieces of furnishings newly donated bunks were installed.
A piece of land with a double storey dwelling was acquired within reasonable distance from Johannesburg. The erf covered some 44 hectares and measured 1500 metres long by 300 metres wide. The purchase price amounted to R80 000 and was paid off within a year following an increase in funding activities and donations.
An equitable agreement with a farming neighbour, allowed the club access to the summit via a gully called Footloose just outside the clubs boundary, in exchange for cattle grazing rights on the club’s property.
|1985||By mid year the treasure chest swelled to R36 000.|
|1984||A fund was established to purchase such a property.|
|1983||An idea was born by JHB club members to have their own piece of property in the Magaliesberg, after some five decades of hiking in the area.|