Pretoria, Swaziland round trip – 3 days

1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 990 kilometres Click here to open in Google maps. 2.How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? Three days. Leisurely 3. Why are you recommending this route? What’s special about it? The route goes through Swaziland, which is so close to […]

Pretoria, Groot and Klein Karoo and back – 12 days (dual)

1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 3965km. From 13 September to 23 September 2013 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? Whole trip was 12 days. We rode three days to actually get to the Karoo. Then we rode six days through the Karoo […]

Vanderbijlpark, Heidelberg, village of Val – day trip (tar)

View Larger Map 1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 300km, August 4, 2013 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? Total riding time approximately four hours. Travelled leisurely in places, going back a bit faster. 3. Why are you recommending this route? What’s special […]

Brits, Vaalwater, Thabazimbi – 1 or 2 days (dual)

1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 649 km, 2012-10-27 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? It took a full nine hour day. It could easily been more, but there was a lot of tar on the way back. And I kept it pinned […]

Pretoria, Loskop Dam, Dullstroom – day trip (dual)

1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 570km, 2012-08-18 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? It took us a full eight hours. The day started easy and relaxed but on the way back it got a bit more rushed. 3. Why are you recommending […]

West Rand, Magaliesberg, Hartebeespoort – half day (tar)

1. Total distance of route? 138km 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? 3 hours. Leisurely. 3. Why are you recommending this route? What’s special about it? One of the more scenic routes in Gauteng – a splendid quick trip for all riders on all types of […]