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      Eden is the area above Paradyskloof and this pine plantation is home to a maze of single tracks. This trail is perfect for some serious mountain biking and awesome downhill opportunities.
      There are two starting points to the route, parking at the Paradyskloof Plantation or at the Engen Garage on the R44.
      On your bike
      The Paradyskloof pine plantation consists of a maze of tracks and trails, ideal for single and downhill track riding. The tracks continue on to the northern side where it links up with the Coetzenburg areas, this gives you the opportunity to extend your ride based on how much time you have availible. If you move towards the Dalsig side of Eden there are some brilliant downhill opportunities at G-Spot to finish of your ride in the plantation. G-Spot consist of awesome jumps and tight turns to get the adrenaline flowing. You can choose your own routes and riding time can be anything between 1-3 hours. This place is an really for the single track rider.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Eden, Paradyskloof
      Land Status: City Managed
      Paradyskloof Eden Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Park at the Paradyskloof Plantation gate or at the Engen Garage on the R44
      Disclaimer:
      Free entry
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 1, 2020
      Local Trail Association

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      Trails (view details)
      33
      Trails Mountain Bike
      33
      Trails E-Bike
      33
      Trails Hike
      33
      Trails Trail Running
      33
      Total Distance
      45 miles
      Total Descent
      2,377 ft
      Total Vertical
      573 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,145 ft
      Reports
      192
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      1,224

      Eden / Paradyskloof Mountain Bike Routes

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      4 mile Paradyskloof All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

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

      Photos of Eden / Paradyskloof Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:45am
      Oct 13, 2019
      12 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:45am
      Oct 13, 2019
      28 |
      Dec 19, 2017 @ 8:43am
      Dec 19, 2017

      Videos of Eden / Paradyskloof Mountain Bike

      2020 lockdown diaries - garden of eden
      0:29 | 41 | May 18, 2020
      youtuber A Bachelor Party On Bikes??? | What Could...
      9:57 | 205 | Mar 2, 2018 , Stellenbosch

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Eden Skietbaan Descent
      Nov 1, 2020 @ 10:04pm
      Nov 1, 2020
      DrymwcdrossLogging taking place in Eden
      Eden Longest ST
      Nov 1, 2020 @ 10:04pm
      Nov 1, 2020
      IdealmwcdrossTrees up rooted and logging taking place

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1261028mwcdrossaddreportUntitled Path 26 and 2 more
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 2:00am
      Nov 2, 2020
      user #1692753Teek-1riddentrailDingetjie and Eden Descent and 2 more
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 6:36am
      Oct 13, 2020
      user #322420PhlippieaddreportUntitled Path 26 and 3 more
      Oct 7, 2020 @ 10:25am
      Oct 7, 2020
      user #322420PhlippieaddreportEden Skietbaan Descent and 1 more
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 2:40am
      Sep 12, 2020
      user #1261028mwcdrossaddreportUntitled Path 26
      Aug 19, 2020 @ 3:20am
      Aug 19, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Stellenbosch Trail Fund 2 20.3 km
      G-Spot Trails 15 60.9 km
      Mont Marie Trails 3 50.9 km
      Coetzenburg 5 11.7 km
      Koloniesland Trails 32 km
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      • Admins: jcdalton, Banhoek-Conservancy
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