AT HOME: An agama lizard in the Cederberg Mountains. Pictures: Christopher List
AT HOME: An agama lizard in the Cederberg Mountains. Pictures: Christopher List
RUSTIC: Oudrif's distinctive straw-bale cottages. Picture: Christopher List
RUSTIC: Oudrif's distinctive straw-bale cottages. Picture: Christopher List
FED UP: Suffering from heat exhaustion, after an easily avoidable fall, Melissa has had enough.
FED UP: Suffering from heat exhaustion, after an easily avoidable fall, Melissa has had enough.
ERODED: 'Hook heads' showing the less robust white clay that was used.
ERODED: 'Hook heads' showing the less robust white clay that was used.

After a gravel road booby-trapped with thick pockets of sand and the full-frontal attack of the sun, Melissa Andrews and Christopher List were woozy with exhaustion when they had ridden into the Cederberg a few days earlier.