Mountain Biking at Bastiaanskloof

Top 2 Routes for Experienced MTB Riders only 20 Minutes From Bastiaanskloof

Walvanpas Farm MTB Route

Are you a MTB enthusiast seeking some exciting mountain biking trails? Look no further! The Walvanpas farm is only 20 minutes away from Bastiaanskloof estate boasting with 4 amazing mountain biking routes for the moderate to advanced mountain bikers:

Blue Route (15 km)

APPROXIMATE TIME
1h15 to 2hrs

SKILL AND FITNESS LEVEL
Moderate

TERRAIN
Jeep track Single Track Rocky river crossings

HIGHEST POINT ON THE ROUTE

At approximately 7km at an elevation of 360m above sea level.

Yellow Route (17 km)

APPROXIMATE TIME
1h45 to 2h30

SKILL AND FITNESS LEVEL

Good technical skills and high fitness levels required.

TERRAIN
Rocky jeep track River Crossings Logging roads Flowing single track

HIGHEST POINT ON THE ROUTE
At approximately 8km at an elevation of 660m above sea level.

Black Route (27 km)

APPROXIMATE TIME
2h30 to 4h00

SKILL AND FITNESS LEVEL
For the more advanced, fit riders, as there are sections that are quite technical.

TERRAIN
Jeep track Single track Rocky sections
Relatively shielded from wind and sun, which makes it good for summer riding.

HIGHEST POINT ON THE ROUTE
770m above sea level.

White Route (29 km)

Advanced technical skills and high fitness levels required.

TERRAIN
Steep single track descents Steep climbs Fast, flowing single track Forest, fynbos Free-fall river crossings Orchards

HIGHEST POINT ON THE ROUTE
Various peaks, with the highest @ 24.5km at an elevation of 410m above sea level.

See more about the terms and conditions of these routes.

MTB Routes

Kluitjieskraal MTB Route

There is also another challenging 41 km route that formed part of the Cape Epic route in 2016 called the Kluitjieskraal route that stretches over the Watervalberge. With breath-taking views and a spectacular waterfall this is one mountain biking route you do not want to miss out on, challenging yet rewarding.

Find more on this route.
MTB Routes at Bastiaanskloof

Easier Family-Friendly Routes for Mountain Trail Riding

Slanghoek MTB Route

13 km of great climbs and downhills, cross streams with bridges and ride through a camp with game all while enjoying the fresh crisp mountain air and taking in the beautiful views.

For more information and registration visit the Slanghoek website.

MTB Routes Cape Winelands

10 km Trail on Bergsig Estate

For the beginners as well as a fun family cycling trail the Bergsig Estate offers a 10 km ride with gorgeous views and can enjoy a glass of wine and a meal at the stylishly decorated bistro which is situated at the end of the trail with a rewarding view and a spectacular atmosphere.

Find out more on what Bergsig Estate has to offer on their website.

MTB Routes Cape Town

Join us at Bastiaanskloof in one of our gorgeous cottages for a weekend filled with scenic mountain biking.