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 […]

Patensie, Steytlerville, Uitenhage – 1 day (dual)

1. Total distance of route and date of ride?  300km; July 2014 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? Leisurely, eight hours. 3. Why are you recommending this route? What’s special about it? Less travelled Baviaanskloof area; beautiful mountain surroundings. And for those living near the Baviaanskloof […]

Somerset West, Botrivier, Van der Stel Pass – 1day (dual)

  1. Total distance of route and date of ride? 210km, 9 November 2013   2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? You decide how long it takes. You can ride hard and finish in three hours. Or if you take it easy and stop regularly to […]

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 […]

Durbanville, Paardeberg, Riebeek Kasteel – half day (tar)

View Larger Map Get KLM file here 1. Total distance of route? +- 200km 2. How long did it take to complete? Were you going fast or travelling leisurely? 4 hours, including a leisurely lunch. 3. Why are you recommending this route? What’s special about it? Explores the back roads of the Western Cape and […]