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      Bitouvlei Trails are on private property and are accessed through a pedestrian gate on the R340 road. The trails are now open to the public from 06h00-18h00 everyday. Please be respectful of the landowners property, and watch out for cattle on the trails.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Red Roost’r
      Land Status: Private Property
      Main parking area - Bitouvlei Trails google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking is available at the trailhead, inside the main gate on route R340. From the parking area, follow The Flute to access the trail network.
      Disclaimer:
      Trail Lynx Permit required. QR scan at main gate.

      Please stick to designated trails and follow directional arrows.
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      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 30, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

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      Trails (view details)
      17
      Trails Mountain Bike
      16
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      997 ft
      Total Vertical
      712 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      728 ft
      Reports
      16
      Photos
      6
      Ridden Counter
      143

      Photos of Bitouvlei Trails Mountain Bike

      10 |
      Dec 20, 2021 @ 4:40am
      Dec 20, 2021
      trail: Vryheid Loop
      3 |
      Dec 20, 2021 @ 4:40am
      Dec 20, 2021
      trail: Vryheid Loop
      4 |
      Dec 20, 2021 @ 3:38am
      Dec 20, 2021
      13 |
      Dec 20, 2021 @ 3:10am
      Dec 20, 2021
      trail: The Flute
      14 |
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 11:43am
      Jun 30, 2021
      26 |
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 11:38am
      Jun 30, 2021

      Videos of Bitouvlei Trails Mountain Bike

      The Flute - access trail to Bitouvlei trail...
      trail: The Flute
      24 | Jun 30, 2021
      Rooster Trail on the plateau
      21 | Jun 30, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Noodles
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Private Residence Road - No Access
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Roosters Crown
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      The Flute
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      The Show Must Go On
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Vryheid Farm Road
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Vryheid Loop
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Watering Hole Jeep Track
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Watering Hole to Mountain Lookout
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      X-foliate
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      IdealRunning smooth.WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS

      Activity Feed

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      user #2523541Scubacataddphoto in My City and 3 more
      Dec 20, 2021 @ 3:10am
      Dec 20, 2021
      user #2765840traillynxupdatetrailRoosters Crown and 1 more
      Jul 1, 2021 @ 12:14pm
      Jul 1, 2021
      user #2765840traillynxvotetrailX-foliate and 9 more
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:27pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      user #2765840traillynxupdatetrailX-foliate
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:23pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddreportBV001 and 15 more
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 30, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1613 miles997 ft5 miles712 ft
      #3,776#70616116
      Observed Trials12,992 ft325 ft
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      • Admins: Plett, TL Admin
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      • bitouvlei trails activity log | embed map of Bitouvlei Trails mountain bike trails | bitouvlei trails mountain biking points of interest

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