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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      487
      Trails Mountain Bike
      427
      Trails E-Bike
      403
      Trails Hike
      434
      Trails Trail Running
      434
      Trails Horse
      4
      Total Distance
      255 miles
      Total Descent
      25,548 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,737 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,865 ft
      Reports
      1,629
      Photos
      168
      Ridden Counter
      20,922

      Popular City of Johannesburg Metropolitan District Trails

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      Annex
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Hedgehog Highway
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Bluegum Forest
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Hippo Trail
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Buzzard Bypass
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Braamfontein Spruit Trail
      Braamfontein Spruit
      Spruit Jumpline
      Braamfontein Spruit
      Kingfisher Pass
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Red Rock Run
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Crested Eagle Stretch
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Neil Knob
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Paradise Flycatcher
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      River Trail
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      Delta Treeline - Line A
      Delta Park
      Bamboo
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)

      Mountain Bike Routes

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      Thaba Trails - 2019 Orange Route, 8 miles
      Thaba Trails Mountain Bike Park
      8 miles
      Taroko - MTB Red Route
      Taroko Trail Park
      28 miles
      Thaba Trails - 2019 Yellow Route, 3 miles
      Thaba Trails Mountain Bike Park
      3 miles
      Rietvlei: MTB Blue Route 2020
      Rietvlei Trails
      12 miles
      Rietvlei: MTB Green Route
      Rietvlei Trails
      3 miles
      Thaba Trails - 2019 XCO Route, 3 Miles
      Thaba Trails Mountain Bike Park
      3 miles
      Northern Farms Blue Route
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      13 miles
      Spruit To Emmarentia And Back
      Delta Park
      11 miles
      Braamfontein Berm line
      Braamfontein Spruit
      1 mile
      Northern Farm Red Trail
      Northern Farm (Diepsloot Nature Reserve)
      23 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 8 rides
      Yesterday
      • 30 rides
      Past Week
      • 96 rides

      Photos of City of Johannesburg Metropolitan District Mountain Bike

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      May 22, 2020

      Videos of City of Johannesburg Metropolitan District Mountain Bike

      Crash @ Emmerentia
      121 | Nov 7, 2020
      Sending 'er
      0:06 | 77 | Mar 18, 2019
      Huck to Flat at the DRI 2017
      0:14 | 148 | Apr 19, 2017
      Thaba Trails downhill challenge
      2:50 | 68 | Apr 1, 2014
      Northen Farms 40km Trail Highlights | Gauteng,...

      10:13 | 77 | Jul 28, 2021
      Lets get 'Technical' | Mountain Biking at...

      8:09 | 268 | Mar 29, 2021
      40km Red Route | Mountain Biking at Taroko...

      15:49 | 414 | Mar 29, 2021
      Taroko Trail Park

      3:38 | 187 | Mar 29, 2021

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Rietvlei ST006
      Rietvlei Trails
      Jun 8, 2022 @ 6:15am
      Jun 8, 2022
      Prevalent MudAdmeisterMultiple sections of deep mud.
      Rietvlei ST005
      Rietvlei Trails
      Jun 8, 2022 @ 6:15am
      Jun 8, 2022
      Prevalent MudAdmeisterMultiple sections of deep mud.
      Rietvlei ST004
      Rietvlei Trails
      Jun 8, 2022 @ 6:15am
      Jun 8, 2022
      Prevalent MudAdmeisterMultiple sections of deep mud.

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2861329AdmeisteraddreportDelta Treeline - Lower Line
      Jun 21, 2022 @ 10:50am
      Jun 21, 2022
      user #2528035jd-shredaddreportJackson's Turn-around
      Jun 20, 2022 @ 10:17pm
      Jun 20, 2022
      user #2528035jd-shredaddreportUpper B Line and 5 more
      Jun 20, 2022 @ 10:17pm
      Jun 20, 2022
      user #3048587hillmwazhawishlistrouteNorthern Farms Blue Route
      Jun 20, 2022 @ 9:41am
      Jun 20, 2022
      user #1508294mikep680129addreportAccess Road 2 and 4 more
      Jun 19, 2022 @ 4:32am
      Jun 19, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #1716165PseanreportThaba Singletrack C02b (Wendell's Way Pt2)Thanks for the feedback
      Jan 14, 2021 @ 12:28am
      Jan 14, 2021
      user #1508294mikep680129reportHP 001Good after the rains
      Nov 6, 2020 @ 3:57am
      Nov 6, 2020

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike427222 miles21,791 ft94 miles1,516 ft
      1681,6281324,300
      E-Bike403210 miles20,013 ft89 miles1,480 ft
      1,5989306
      Hike434221 miles22,172 ft93 miles1,739 ft
      1,6002235
      Trail Running434221 miles22,172 ft93 miles1,739 ft
      1,60041,259
      Horse42 miles144 ft4,341 ft873 ft
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