Highest mountain passes of South Africa:

  • Mountain Pass (Zone) Elevation Surface
  • Sani Pass KZN 2876  – Gravel
    Naudes Nek EC 2587 – Gravel
    Bidstone Pass EC 2567 Gravel
    Carlisleshoekspruit Pass EC 2557 Gravel
    Ongeluks Nek EC 2541 Gravel
    Donkey Pass FS 2394 Gravel
    Steenkampsberg Pass MPL 2254 Asphalt
    Matroosberg WC 2249 Gravel
    Baster Voetslaan Pass EC 2236 Gravel
    Jouberts Pass EC 2234 Gravel
    Bottelnek Pass EC 2201 Gravel
    Old Mill Drift 4×4 FS 2183 Gravel
    Lundins Nek EC 2170 Gravel
    Long Tom Pass MPL 2138 Asphalt
    Otto du Plessis Pass EC 2115 Gravel
    Groot Zuikerboschkop MPL 2102 Gravel
    Masjiennek Pass MPL 2090 Asphalt
    Santa Pass MPL 2068 Asphalt
    Kastrolnek Pass MPL 2031 Asphalt
    Vanrooyshoogte Pass FS 2023 Gravel
    Barkly Pass EC 2018 Asphalt
    Jantjieshoek Pass MPL 2001 Gravel
    Normandien Pass KZN 1992 Gravel
    Swaershoek Pass EC 1981 Gravel
    Qachas NekEC 1981 Gravel
    Clivia Pass MPL 1968 Asphalt
    Hattingshoogte Pass KZN 1965
    Keays Pass KZN 1959
    Greylings Pass EC 1953 Gravel
    Lichens Pass FS 1951 Asphalt
    Benjaminshoogte Pass EC 1950 Asphalt
    Draaihoek se Hoogte FS 1949
    Mariepskop Pass MPL 1942 Gravel
    Sak se Pad Pass KZN 1942
    Mikes Pass KZN 1931
    Mokobulaan Pass MPL 1921
    Smuts Pass EC 1916
    Joubertsnek Pass MPL 1905
    Rooinek Pass R34 FS 1905
    Pitseng Pass EC 1900
    Bestehoogte Pass FS 1893
    Jaap se Hoogte Pass MPL 1888 Asphalt
    Noupoortnek FS 1882
    Wakkerstroomnek MPL 1882
    Kingscote Cutting KZN 1879
    De Jagersnek Pass MPL 1870 Gravel
    Rogers Pass KZN 1857
    Vlaknek Pass FS 1853 Gravel
    Majubanek Pass KZN 1848 Gravel
    Allemansnek Pass MPL 1847 Asphalt
    Donkies Pass KZN 1846
    Swartmodderfontein Pass KZN 1845
    Verkyknek Pass MPL 1844
    Penhoek Pass EC 1844 Asphalt
    Mullers Pass KZN 1835
    Lafrashoogte Pass FS 1827
    Elandsnek Pass 4×4 KZN 1817
    Wapadskloof Pass MPL 1812
    Bothas Pass KZN 1809
    Grasnek Pass MPL 1806
    Kraai River Pass EC 1797
    Brandons Pass KZN 1792
    Robbers Pass MPL 1789
    Pot River Pass EC 1781
    Lootsberg Pass EC 1781 Asphalt
    Barkers Nek Pass EC 1776
    Collings Pass KZN 1773
    Trapvoet Pass WC 1772
    Kwaggasnek Pass KZN 1770
    Latemanek Pass MPL 1770
    Van Reenens Pass KZN 1768 Asphalt
    Wapadsberg Pass EC 1768
    Rooihoogte Pass PVT – MPL 1766
    Grootnek Pass FS 1758
    Tintwa Pass KZN 1751
    Bezuidenhouts Pass KZN 1749
    Braamhoek Pass KZN 1743
    Oliviershoek Pass KZN 1742
    Soutars Hill Pass KZN 1741
    Klipnek Pass FS 1733
    Wilgekraal Pass MPL 1730
    De Beers Pass KZN 1722
    Mollshoogte Pass KZN 1719
    Skurweberg Pass MPL 1719
    Maanhaarrand Pass NW 1716
    Devils Bellows EC 1712
    Bastards Poort WC 1707
    Boesmanshoek Pass KZN 1707
    Crossroads Pass MPL 1705
    Witnek Pass EC 1700
    Laings Nek Pass KZN 1692
    De Beers Pass EC 1686
    Korannaberg Pass OFS 1684
    Allemanspoort EC 1678
    Koffiehoogte Pass MPL 1672
    Bonnet Pass MPL 1667
    Knights Pass KZN 1662
    Komsberg Pass NC 1656
    Blouhoogte Pass MPL 1655
    Blounek Pass WC 1655
    Kaapsehoop Pass MPL 1653
    Sandspruit Pass KZN 1646
    Bulhoek Pass EC 1645
    Bakenkop Pass MPL 1638
    Groot Doringhoek Pass EC 1638
    Katberg Pass EC 1636
    Middledale Pass KZN 1629
    Sondagsrivier Pass KZN 1624
    Carlton Heights NC 1622
    Goudvelde Pass MPL 1620
    Watervalsrivier Pass MPL 1620
    Brooks Nek Pass EC 1616
    Swaershoek Pass EC 1616
    Killians Pass EC 1613
    Roseberg Pass WC 1603
    Patatanek Pass MPL 1596
    De Beers Nek Pass MPL 1595
    Rooikloof Pass NC 1593
    Griffins Hill KZN 1590 Asphalt
    Swartberg Pass WC 1583 Gravel
    Moordenaarsnek EC 1581
    Verlatenkloof Pass NC 1568
    Allemansnek FS 1565
    The Devils Pass KZN 1562
    Helpmekaar Pass KZN 1556
    Nelshoogte Pass MPL 1547
    Buffelskloof Pass MPL 1543
    Noustrop Pass KZN 1541
    Witklip Pass MPL 1539
    Oukloof Pass NC 1536
    Klipkraal Pass MPL 1535
    Rubidge Kloof Pass EC 1535
    Rooiwalshoek Pass MPL 1533
    Chom se Hoogte MPL 1531
    Donkerpoort GTG 1526
    Ingogo Heights KZN 1525
    Hennings Pass MPL 1524
    Burgers Pass KZN 1519
    Cala Pass EC 1517 Asphalt
    Heuningneskloof Pass EC 1513
    Kumajaba Pass EC 1509
    Langkloof Pass 1 NC 1508
    Langeni Pass EC 1505
    Georges ValleyRoad LPO 1489
    Rooipoort Pass NC 1487
    Kowyns Pass 1479
    Diepgezet Pass MPL 1478
    Nico Malan Pass EC 1476
    Ikhupe PassKZN 1469 Asphalt
    Van Tonders Pass KZN 1468
    Bakkers Pass LPO 1464
    Horns Nek GTG 1452
    De Jagers Pass WC 1449
    Karelskraal Pass NC 1449
    Naudesberg Pass EC 1449
    Bells Pass FS 1446
    Teekloof Pass NC 1444
    Doornhoek Pass LPO 1442
    Gamkaskloof WC 1442
    Bothas Nek MPL 1441
    Michels Pass EC 1441
    Schimpers Nek KZN 1432
    Die Poortjie NC 1429
    Satans Nek Pass EC 1426
    eRoma Pass EC 1423
    Schuinshoogte Pass KZN 1417
    Bloupoort Pass NC 1415
    Bergenaarspad Pass NC 1414
    Bastersnek Pass NC 1413
    Veraaiers Nek MPL 1411
    Visierkerfnek KZN 1411
    Jan Trichardt Pass LPO 1410
    Caspers Nek MPL 1404
    Ouberg Pass, Sutherland NC 1401
    Magoesbaskloof Pass LPO 1400
    Khyber Pass KZN 1397
    Saddleback Pass MPL 1393
    Brinkshoogte Pass KZN 1385
    Orrie Baragwanath East LPO 1384
    Blyderivier Poort MPL 1379
    Endoumeni Pass KZN 1375 Asphalt
    Mpate Heights KZN 1361
    Snyderspoort Pass NC 1360
    Elands Pass MPL 1359
    Leeunek Pass KZN 1351
    Waterfall Hill KZN 1346
    Tarka Botha Pass EC 1343
    Koffiekloof Pass KZN 1340
    Droevoetspoort NC 1329
    Pivaanspoort KZN 1328
    Kranspoort Pass 1327
    Bloedrivierpoort KZN 1325
    Ping Pong Cutting KZN 1325
    Buffelspoort NW 1318
    Nonesis Nek EC 1318
    Kareebospoort 1315
    Buffelshoek Pass EC 1313
    Rammelkop Pass NC 1308
    Tierkloof Pass KZN 1305
    Almansnek Pass KZN 1303
    Baviaanspoort GTG 1303
    Blounek Pass NC 1302
    Colona Nek EC 1300
    Scheepersnek KZN 1295
    Schoemans Kloof MPL 1294
    Rankins Pass LPO 1292
    Uitkyk Pass MPL 1289
    Gregory’s Nek KZN 1284
    Glenluce Pass KZN 1281
    Smith’s Nek KZN 1266
    Wonderkloof Pass MPL 1251
    Oupoort Pass NC 1245
    Rooihoogte Pass WC 1240
    Smoushoogte Pass NC 1236
    Turck se Pas NC 1235
    Quaggasfontein Poort NC 1230
    Droelandskloof Pass WC 1226
    Gannaga NC 1226
    Pienaars Pass WC 1226
    Sudwala Pass MPL 1223
    Havemannshoogte KZN 1222
    Paardekloof Pass N9 EC 1222
    Hogsback Pass EC 1216
    Hottentotskloof Pass WC 1213
    Molteno Pass WC 1209 Gravel
    Keiskie se Poort NC 1207
    Koueveld Pass WC 1202
    Ouberg Pass EC 1201
    Hela Hela PassKZN 1199 Gravel
    Katbakkies Pass WC 1198 Asphalt
    Kwaaimans Pass EC 1195
    Eureka City Pass MPL 1190
    Volstruispoort NC 1188
    Nicholsons Pass KZN 1175
    Tarka Pass EC 1175
    Fullershoek Pass EC 1172
    Uitkomst (BoSwaarmoed) WC 1172
    Grobbelaarskloof Pass KZN 1171
    Klipspringer Pass WC 1170
    Studers Pass NC 1170
    Moordenaarspoort NC 1163
    Chuniespoort LPO 1162
    Bontebok Pass WC 1157
    Renosterpoort NC 1157
    Langkloof Poort (Garies)NC 1150
    Keikamspoort NC 1149
    Bosluiskkloof WC 1124 Gravel
    Baviaans-Kouga 4×4 EC 1119
    Bakenshoogte Pass NC 1109
    Goliathskraal Pass EC 1109
    Lancers Nek KZN 1099
    Meketaanspoort Pass NC 1091
    Kredouw Pass WC 1089
    Bloubank Nek KZN 1088
    Theronsberg WC 1086
    Swaarmoed Pass WC 1085
    Kamieshoogte Pass NC 1073
    Buffelshoek Pass R303 WC 1071
    Middelberg Pass WC 1071
    Lombardskop Nek KZN 1066
    Nuwekloof Pass EC 1063
    Bruintjieshoogte EC 1055
    Prieska Poort NC 1049
    Allemanshoek Pass WC 1045
    Mount Carmel Pass MPL 1043
    Kleinvlei Pass WC 1042
    Prince Alfreds Pass WC 1038 Gravel
    Bloukrans NC 1029
    Buys Poort EC 1026
    Ghwarriepoort EC 1024
    Shiyalongubo Pass MPL 1023
    Gydo Pass WC 1020
    Uitkyk Pass WC 1020
    Ouberg Pass Montagu WC 1014
    Abel Erasmus Pass LPO 1011
    Seweweekspoort WC 1011
    Witwaterspoort WC 1008
    Hilltop Pass MPL 1001
    Kromrivier Pass WC 1001
    Potjiesberg Pass WC 998
    Bergvliet Pass MPL 997
    Grootrivierhoogte Pass WC 995
    Pefferskop Pass EC 985
    Voortrekker Pass WC 985
    All Saints Nek EC 984
    Elands Pass WC 973
    Eselbank Pass WC 973 Gravel
    Die Venster (R46) WC 968
    Hex River Pass WC 965
    Bouldersberg Pass MPL 964
    Mpageni Pass MPL 964
    Blinkberg Pass WC 963
    Thyshoogte Pass NC 959
    Daggaboersnek EC 952
    Perrieshoogte EC 951
    Wylies Poort LPO 942
    Kouberg Pass WC 931
    Baillies Pass NC 926
    Lugogoda Pass MPL 915
    Kiepersol Pass MPL 912
    Botterkloof NC 907
    Pakhuis Pass WC 906
    Perdepoort Pass EC 906 Asphalt
    Aapsrivierpoort WC 897
    Peerboomskloof Pass WC 896
    Bedrogfontein 4×4 EC 890
    Suurberg Pass EC 888
    Uniondale Poort WC 884
    Droekloof Pass WC 882
    Montrose Pass MPL 870
    Masekwaspoort LPO 867
    Robinson Pass WC 867
    Jukhoogte Pass WC 866
    Rust en Vrede Pass WC 865
    Anenous Pass NC 857
    Burgers Pass WC 857
    Attaquaskloof Pass WC 846
    Karoo Poort WC 846
    Volstruisnek Pass WC 844
    Uniondale Heights EC 843
    Tierbergspoort WC 838
    Du Toitskkloof Pass Old WC 833
    Van Collers Pass LPO 829
    Red Hill Pass EC 828
    Vanrhyns Pass NC 825
    Munnikspoort EC 812
    Bloupuntrivier Poort WC 811
    Outeniqua Pass WC 800 Asphalt
    Rooiberg Pass WC 798
    Wasbank Pass WC 798
    Klein Swartberg Pass WC 796
    Tierberg Pass WC 794
    Varsbokkraal Pass WC 784
    Rooinek Pass WC 782 Asphalt
    Outol Pass WC 780
    Franschoek Pass WC 742
    Mlengana Pass EC 742
    Windheuwel Poort EC 742
    Huis se Hoogte Pass WC 739
    Gysmanshoek Pass WC 736
    Witnekke Pass WC 736
    Montagu Pass WC 735 Gravel
    Bushmanskloof Pass WC 734
    Elandskloof Pass WC 734
    Op de Tradouw Pass WC 728
    Olifantskop Pass EC 724
    Meiringspoort WC 720
    Trompetterspoort Pass EC 719
    Soutpansnek KZN 710
    Wildehondskloofhoogte WC 707
    Burkes Pass NC 701
    Dasklip Pass WC 700
    Hoek se Berg Pass WC 700
    Witkranspoort WC 698
    Versfeld Pass WC 682
    Amandel Nek Pass NC 672
    Paardekop Pass WC 669
    Swanepoelspoort EC 669
    Cecil Macks Pass KZN 668
    Joubertspoort WC 663
    Huisrivier Pass WC 661
    Grootvlei Pass NC 655
    Perdefonteinkloof Pass WC 655
    Beerpoort Pass EC 651
    Kransvleikloof Pass WC 638
    Prinsrivier Pass WC 632
    Watervalsberg Pass WC 631
    Medenpoort Pass EC 620
    Matjiesrivier Poort WC 617
    Sabana Pass KZN 614
    Kammanassie Pass WC 610
    Schoemanspoort WC 604
    Gifberg Pass WC 600
    Koebee Pass WC 600
    Nieuwoudts Pass WC 600
    Bainskloof Pass WC 595 Asphalt
    Combrinks Pass EC 592
    Touws-Sewefontein WC 589
    Kei Cuttings EC 581
    Paardepoort P1648 WC 575
    Studtis Poort EC 575
    Wapadsnek Pass WC 575
    Baviaanskloof EC 575 Gravel
    Doringnek Pass EC 563
    Kamferspoort Pass EC 561
    Klipfonteinrant WC 561
    Eseljagpoort WC 560
    Helspoort Pass EC 559
    Coetzees Poort WC 549
    Muiskraal Pass 549
    Garcia Pass WC 548 Asphalt
    Grey’s Pass WC 536
    Piekenierskloof Pass WC 536
    Viljoens Pass WC 532
    Wildeperdehoek Pass NC 529
    Dontsa Pass EC 526
    Holgat Pass EC 526
    Floorshoogte Pass WC 525
    Kraaibosberg Pass WC 523
    Langkloof Pass WC 514
    Antoniesberg Pass EC 511
    Charles’ Pass NC 510
    Oudekloof Pass Modern WC 507
    Rooirantnek Pass KZN 507
    Witelskloof Pass WC 507
    Seekoeigat Pass WC 505
    Elandskloof Pass R303 WC 501
    Messelpad Pass NC 498
    Kom se Pad WC 493
    Kareedouw Pass EC 487
    Cats Pass EC 486
    Rooihoogte Pass (R43) WC 484
    Michells Pass WC 480
    Cloetes Pass WC 478
    Krokodil Poort MPL 478
    Carstenberg Pass WC 476
    Killians Pass NC 476
    Roodezandkloof Pass WC 473
    Ecca Pass EC 472
    Ottaspoort Pass NC 464
    Du Toitskloof Pass New WC 453
    Sir Lowrys Pass WC 452
    Grasnek Pass EC 451
    Ouberg Pass (P2204) 448
    Highlands Pass WC 434
    Poortjieskloof Pass WC 434
    Wadrift Pass WC 434
    Pettigrews Nek MPL 428
    Prinspoort Pass WC 428
    Remhoogte Pass WC 421
    Tafelberg Road (CT) 417
    Jan Phillips Mtn Rd WC 404
    Haarwegskloof WC 400
    Boosmansbos Pass WC 395
    Hexrivier Poort WC 395
    Steenbras Mountain Rd WC 395
    Jacks Pass LPO 392
    Windpoort NC 391
    Dassieshoek Pass WC 389
    Helshoogte Pass WC 387
    Oudekloof/Roodezand WC 382
    Moodies Pass WC 380
    Kapteinskloof Pass WC 369
    Shaws Mountain Pass WC 365
    Adolphus Poort EC 363
    Scheepershoogte Pass WC 359
    Tradouw Pass WC 347 Asphalt
    Bothmaskloof WC 347
    Brand se Berg Pass WC 347
    Taal Monument Pass WC 347
    Signal Hill Road (CT) 343
    Die Bloubanke Pass WC 342
    Hagelkraal Pass WC 340
    Houwhoek PassNew WC 340
    Blaauwkrantz Pass EC 331
    Dwarskloof Pass WC 328
    Fonteinskloof Pass EC 328
    Strykhoogte Pass WC 326
    Nardouskloof Pass WC 320
    Elgin Valley Road WC 316
    Ou Kaapse Weg WC 315
    Slanghoek Valley Road WC 312
    Stormsvlei Poort WC 311
    Murrays Neck Pass KZN 310
    Du Plessis Pass WC 308
    Sandberg Pass WC 305
    Old Cape Road WC 281
    Houw Hoek Pass (Old) 275
    Leeuriviershoogte WC 270
    Bakoondhoogte Pass WC 266
    Hemel & Aarde Pass WC 264
    Red Hill Rd WC 263
    Bloukrans Pass WC 254
    Rhodes Drive WC 250
    Tyger Valley Road 249
    Storms River Pass EC 246
    Camps Bay Drive 243
    Kloof Nek Road (M62) 243
    Hoogekraal Pass WC 242
    Kloof Road WC 242
    Grootrivier Pass WC 240
    Jan Muller Pass WC 240
    Karatara Pass WC 239
    Hankey Pass EC 238
    Barrington Pass WC 235
    Jakkalskloof Pass WC 235
    Karwyderskraal Pass WC 235
    Touw Rivier Pass WC 234
    Homtini Pass WC 232
    Van Stadens Pass EC 229
    Gouna Pass WC 227
    Constantia Nek WC 223
    Rooihoogte Pass N2 -KZN 218
    Rondevlei Pass WC 217
    Silver River Pass WC 217
    Cogmanskloof WC 216
    Swartrivier Pass WC 214
    Moordkuilrivier Pass WC 212
    Heights Rd Wilderness WC 208
    Hoekwil Pass WC 205
    Phantom Pass WC 205
    Whites Rd Wilderness WC 204
    Hoogte Pass WC 202
    Dagbreek Pass WC 201
    Buffalo Pass EC 198
    Van der Stel Pass WC 198
    Kaaimansgat Pass WC 197
    Groot Brak Hoogte Pass WC 194
    Wolwedans Dam Rd WC 193
    Ruigtevlei Pass WC 190
    Ballots Bay Pass WC 183
    Victoria Bay Pass WC 181
    Kaaimans River Pass WC 180
    Hessekwas Nek WC 179
    Olof Bergh Pass WC 179
    Voetpadhoogte Pass WC 174
    Suikerbossie, Hout Bay 172
    Victoria Road & 12 Apostles 172
    Doringkraal Pass WC 167
    Chapmans Peak Drive WC 166
    Akkedisberg Pass WC 160
    Nuwekloof Pass R46 WC 157
    Sedgefield Mountain Rd WC 148
    Smitswinkel Road WC 146
    Blackhill Pass WC 145
    Gouda-Nuwekloof 4×4 WC 142
    Boyes Drive WC 132
    Nieuwekloof Pass WC 130
    Grootrivier Poort EC 124
    Slangkop Pass WC 119
    Clarence Drive WC 105
    Potters Pass EC 105
    Sandhoogte Road WC 85
    Waterside Rd WC 30