close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The 3Rivers Trails complex, centered on the village of Thornhill, is located midway between Port Elizabeth and Jeffrey's Bay on the East Coast of South Africa and incorporates the Crossways, Bluegums and Sunnyside Farm trails, as well as the J-Bay Bike Park, the Longmore Forest and Woodridge College.

      With more than 200kms of trails and more than 65km of singletrack in the 3Rivers Trails complex you'll have plenty of riding to choose from. Be prepared for some of the best trails in South Africa

      Click on the Routes tab to find an adventure that suits your mood!
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Crossways Country Kitchen Parking Area google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking at the Crossways Country Kitchen on Castle Ridge Road.
      Disclaimer:
      Register and buy a daily permit at Crossways Country Kitchen, at the J-Bay Trail Centre or on the 3Rivers Trails website (Link below). Register and buy a daily permit at Crossways Country Kitchen, at the J-Bay Trail Centre or on the 3Rivers Trails website (Link below). Permits can also be purchased from Cyclo Pro bike shop in Port Elizabeth.
      Region Details
      • 19
      • 6
      • 4
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 6, 2019

      Stats

      Trails (view details)
      30
      Trails Mountain Bike
      30
      Trails E-Bike
      30
      Trails Hike
      30
      Trails Trail Running
      30
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails Observed Trials
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent
      1,689 ft
      Total Vertical
      427 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,023 ft
      Ridden Counter
      64

      Popular 3Rivers Trails Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Videos of 3Rivers Trails Mountain Bike

      3Rivers Trails | Pre-ride | 3Aug14
      3:29 | 301 | May 25, 2016

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailYM 005 and 21 more
      May 16, 2020 @ 3:24pm
      May 16, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszupdatetrailCFV 005 and 8 more
      May 16, 2020 @ 3:18pm
      May 16, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailYM 002 and 1 more
      May 16, 2020 @ 11:54am
      May 16, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszupdatetrailBlack Mamba and 18 more
      May 16, 2020 @ 11:47am
      May 16, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailCastle Ridge Road and 1 more
      May 5, 2020 @ 9:00am
      May 5, 2020
      • By WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS NEMBA & contributors
      • Admins: apply
      • #14449 - 3,006 views
      • 3rivers trails activity log | embed map of 3Rivers Trails mountain bike trails | 3rivers trails mountain biking points of interest
      • subscribe print map 3d map donate to earn trail karma!

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for 3Rivers Trails.
      You must login to download files.