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      WORLD CLASS UNLIMITED TRAILS - With 200km of marked routes and more than 70 km of single tracks, we are the biggest Mountain Bike Park in South Africa

      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
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: 3 Rivers
      Land Status: Private Property
      Crossways Country Kitchen Parking Area google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking at the Crossways Country Kitchen on Castle Ridge Road.
      Disclaimer:
      Register and buy permits ONLINE or at Crossways Country Kitchen, the J-Bay Trail Centre. Permits can also be purchased from Cyclo Pro bike shop in Port Elizabeth.
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 17
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      • 8
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 17, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      44
      Trails Mountain Bike
      40
      Trails E-Bike
      30
      Trails Hike
      40
      Trails Trail Running
      40
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      31 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      2,594 ft
      Total Vertical
      587 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,142 ft
      Reports
      132
      Ridden Counter
      1,760

      Videos of Crossways (3Rivers Trails) Mountain Bike

      3 Rivers Trails (Red Trail) | Eastern Cape,...

      10:50 | 36 | May 18, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      CVF 005
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 12:28am
      Jul 17, 2021
      IdealBillyTeetonSweeeet. So good that certain Longmore...
      ST 005
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 12:28am
      Jul 17, 2021
      IdealBillyTeeton
      CT002
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 1:19am
      Jul 16, 2021
      IdealTanyaJacksonTrail Running
      Lower Yellow Monkey
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 1:19am
      Jul 16, 2021
      DryTanyaJacksonTrail Running
      YM 001
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 1:19am
      Jul 16, 2021
      IdealTanyaJacksonTrail Running
      CVF 006
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 12:19am
      Jul 4, 2021
      Idealcraig3rivers 3Rivers
      Reckless Rodeo
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 12:19am
      Jul 4, 2021
      Drycraig3rivers 3Rivers
      Puttergill Lane
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 12:19am
      Jul 4, 2021
      Drycraig3rivers 3Rivers
      Castle Ridge Road
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 11:34pm
      Jun 18, 2021
      IdealTanyaJackson
      Crossways Rd
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 11:34pm
      Jun 18, 2021
      IdealTanyaJackson

      Activity Feed

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      user #2857495alanbdevriesvotetrailCrossways Rd
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 11:35pm
      2 days
      user #2857495alanbdevrieswishlisttrailYellow-Purple Link
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 10:13pm
      Sep 18, 2021
      user #2333769BillyTeetonaddreportCVF 005 and 1 more
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 3:52am
      Jul 17, 2021
      user #2174215TanyaJacksonaddreportCT002 and 2 more
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 6:19am
      Jul 16, 2021
      user #1931227KonckwishlisttrailBetween the roads uphill
      Jul 10, 2021 @ 1:00am
      Jul 10, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4029 miles2,152 ft12 miles568 ft
      #6,938#111132111,471
      E-Bike3028 miles1,864 ft11 miles568 ft
      #2,540#851321155
      Hike4029 miles1,965 ft11 miles587 ft
      #6,793#981321049
      Trail Running4029 miles1,965 ft11 miles587 ft
      #6,783#9713210100
      ATV/ORV/OHV1719 ft3 ft105 ft7 ft
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