Swartberg Pass and The Hell – 2 days

Gamkaskloof and The Hell should be on every adventure biker’s bucket list. The scenery is spectacular, the route is challenging (but not hell on earth) and you truly get the feeling that you have left the world behind. Johann van Tonder took a fortunate group of fellow bikers on a trip they’ll remember until they […]

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 […]

Got balls? Know someone who does?

Harley-Davidson is revving up men’s health by launching the Snors for a Cause Motorcade in celebration of its 2015 model range. Harley-Davidson invites all South African motorcycle riders to come together and ride united for men’s health. “We’re calling all Harley riders as well as adventure bike, superbike, cruiser, enduro bike, motard, naked bike, trike […]

West Coast, Northern Cape and Cederberg – 2 days

1. Total distance of route and date of ride? +/- 900 km 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? One-and-a half days. On the first day we rode about 300 km and 600 km the second day. On tar our speed was 110 to 140 km/h and […]

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 […]

R62, Moordenaars Karoo, Tankwa – 2 days (dual)

View Langkloof Poort and Ouberg Pass Bike trip in a larger map 1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 890km (of which 530km gravel).  26-27 October 2013 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? It took two days. Very chilled riding. However, the roads were […]

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 […]