Yes, the rumours are true. This past weekend, it did really snow on Table Mountain, a phenomenon so rare and precious that it seems too good to be true.
Ask any Capetonian, however, and they’ll tell you that the last few days have been some of the coldest this year.
A bitter cold front has swept the nation, dousing the Western Cape with much-needed rain, but freezing some of it in the process.
Despite the sullen temperatures, avid hiker and blogger Justin Hawthorne couldn’t miss the snow show, and boy, was it worth it!
He’s released a video from the summit of the Mother City’s most famous icon showing snow drifting high above the metropole. It’s both eerie and beautiful, and it’s something very few people have been able to see - until now.
Watch the video below: