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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

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
      On Trailforks Kwazulu-Natal is sub-divided (sub-region2) into its 11 official Municipal Districts as listed below. All of the major towns and cities have also been listed.

      1) Umkhanyakude
      2) Zululand
      3) Amajuba
      4) Umzinyathi
      5) King Cetshwayo
      6) Ilembe
      7) Ethekwini
      Cool Umgungundlovu
      9) Uthukela
      10) Harry Gwala
      11) UGU

      The official map is linked below.
      Links
      Region Details
      • 248
      • 89
      • 354
      • 34
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jan 31, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      726
      Trails Mountain Bike
      767
      Trails E-Bike
      499
      Trails Hike
      712
      Trails Trail Running
      713
      Total Distance
      672 miles
      Total Descent
      86,100 ft
      Total Vertical
      9,341 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,357 ft
      Reports
      1,350
      Photos
      146
      Ridden Counter
      7,213

      Popular KwaZulu-Natal Province Mountain Biking Trails

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      Heaven
      Karkloof Country Club
      Karen's Brick Road
      Rocky Bay Resort Trails
      Zwelani's Drop
      Rocky Bay Resort Trails
      River Riviere and Digits Dive
      Karkloof Country Club
      Kather-Iron
      Karkloof Country Club
      Alternate Road Route 1
      Karkloof Country Club
      Neets Narrow
      Karkloof Country Club
      The Three Bitches
      Rocky Bay Resort Trails
      Toll Line to Chalking The Cue
      Giba Gorge MTB Park
      Boomslang
      Karkloof Country Club
      MR 559 Climb
      Giba Gorge MTB Park
      Chalking The Cue
      Giba Gorge MTB Park
      Soul Fly
      Karkloof Country Club
      Oh So Blue
      Giba Gorge MTB Park
      Derek's Divide
      Karkloof Country Club

      KwaZulu-Natal Province Mountain Bike Routes

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      Karkloof Trails - 30km Intermediate Route
      Karkloof Country Club
      18 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 55km Intermediate - CLOSED DUE TO HARVESTING
      Karkloof Country Club
      34 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 42km Intermediate Route
      Karkloof Country Club
      25 miles
      Singletrack Fundango
      Zulu Kingdom Trails
      4 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 23km Intermediate Route
      Karkloof Country Club
      14 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 15km Intermediate Route
      Karkloof Country Club
      9 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 37km Intermediate Route
      Karkloof Country Club
      24 miles
      The Great Kudu Route
      Zulu Kingdom Trails
      14 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 20km Easy Route - CLOSED due to Harvesting
      Karkloof Country Club
      13 miles
      Karkloof Trails - 35km Gravel Grinder
      Karkloof Country Club
      22 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 9 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 29 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 120 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of KwaZulu-Natal Province Mountain Bike

      31 |
      Feb 9, 2020 @ 7:58am
      Feb 9, 2020
      44 |
      Feb 4, 2020 @ 10:57am
      Feb 4, 2020
      28 |
      Jan 29, 2020 @ 6:25pm
      Jan 29, 2020
      30 |
      Mar 10, 2019 @ 8:47am
      Mar 10, 2019

      Videos of KwaZulu-Natal Province Mountain Bike

      Giba crash vid 2
      0:15 | 374 | May 2, 2016
      Giba crash vid 1
      0:09 | 575 | May 2, 2016
      Bike Life Riding Avianto
      trail: Technical
      2:09 | 116 | May 19, 2015
      Mountain biking with my brother
      trail: Waterfall
      2:24 | 382 | Apr 13, 2012

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Duikers Drift
      Karkloof Country Club
      Jan 31, 2020 @ 7:33pm
      Jan 31, 2020
      IdealMikePallettBramble Dip is grown over. It used to be...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Forest Trail 123
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Trail 124
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Trail 125
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Trail 126
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Trail 126
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Trail 127
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKSIdeal, come ride!
      Forest Road 016
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Road 017
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Road 018
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!
      Forest Road 018
      Karkloof Country Club
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 7:53pm
      Feb 3, 2020
      IdealWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS Ideal, come ride!

      Activity Feed

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      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddvideoTRAIL TRIPPIN // KARKLOOF TRAILS // KWAZULU NATAL and 11 more
      Feb 10, 2020 @ 9:07am
      Feb 10, 2020
      user #919505MacRamsayaddphotoRamsay MacFarlane / Gregor Nixon at Middle section of Cathkin Climb in Glasgow, Scotland and 1 more
      Feb 9, 2020 @ 8:14am
      Feb 9, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailDistrict Road 9 and 2 more
      Feb 6, 2020 @ 1:29pm
      Feb 6, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszupdatetrailDr Keytels and 2 more
      Feb 6, 2020 @ 5:48am
      Feb 6, 2020
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailFawlty Towers - Third Option and 1 more
      Feb 5, 2020 @ 4:19pm
      Feb 5, 2020

      Recent Comments

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      user #1289838juliansimonreportD405 LinkDry gravel road section quite corrugated but okay.
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 3:09am
      Sep 16, 2019
      user #541335devlinfoggtrailisiKhovaPlease note the top is currently closed due to...
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 3:37am
      Sep 3, 2019
      user #1656163andreneltrailAlex's AlleyTrail sign not up
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 12:25am
      Aug 19, 2019
      user #1810122paulrrenckenreportMikes LightsLekker clear trails
      Jun 9, 2019 @ 9:59am
      Jun 9, 2019
      user #1810122paulrrenckenreportEagle Ridge RunClear and totally rideable again ....lower...
      Jun 9, 2019 @ 5:08am
      Jun 9, 2019

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