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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Land Status: National Park
      Land Manager: SANParks
      Signal Hill Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 8
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 13, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      20
      Trails Mountain Bike
      18
      Trails E-Bike
      10
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      20
      Total Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      3,490 ft
      Total Vertical
      821 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,123 ft
      Reports
      118
      Photos
      36
      Ridden Counter
      1,336

      Photos of Lion's Head & Signal Hill Mountain Bike

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      Jul 3, 2022 @ 11:11pm
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      Jul 3, 2022 @ 11:11pm
      Jul 3, 2022
      trail: Pill Boxes
      34 |
      Jun 18, 2020 @ 3:13am
      Jun 18, 2020
      trail: Pill Boxes
      28 |
      Jun 18, 2020 @ 3:13am
      Jun 18, 2020

      Videos of Lion's Head & Signal Hill Mountain Bike

      Pat's Track - Table Mountain - MTB
      3:30 | 57 | Sep 27, 2022 , Cape Town
      MUni - Lions Loop Cape Town
      trail: Lions Head
      0:15 | 162 | Jul 7, 2009
      youtuber Affordable 29er Trail Bike That..... |...
      9:41 | 547 | Dec 17, 2018 , Cape Town
      youtuber 2018 Ibis HD4 | Rated
      9:10 | 484 | May 7, 2018 , Cape Town

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Pat's Access
      Jan 7, 2023 @ 1:52am
      Jan 7, 2023
      DryRocky as always... No issues...SchalkMarais
      Lions Head
      Jan 7, 2023 @ 1:52am
      Jan 7, 2023
      DrySection at the water bars is in need of...SchalkMarais
      Tamboerskloof Tumbler
      Nov 28, 2022 @ 4:26am
      Nov 28, 2022
      Idealtheee-a-team
      Steek In Die Bos
      Nov 16, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Nov 16, 2022
      IdealRiding lekka now .. bit dusty but...AWOLsally
      Belgian Waffle
      Sep 10, 2022 @ 11:28pm
      Sep 10, 2022
      Idealjasonboulle
      Erf81 Switchbacks
      Sep 10, 2022 @ 11:28pm
      Sep 10, 2022
      Dryjasonboulle
      Pat's Link
      Sep 5, 2022 @ 8:31am
      Sep 5, 2022
      VariableJanky technical uphill on ebike.SiMan9
      Quarry Hill B-Line
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 11:53pm
      Jul 2, 2022
      IdealEnd section is messy with all the crap...SchalkMarais
      Signal Hill Drive
      Sep 8, 2021 @ 7:10am
      Sep 8, 2021
      IdealMilky4130
      SH 003
      Jan 12, 2021 @ 8:04pm
      Jan 12, 2021
      DryE-Bike jrwilk

      Activity Feed

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      user #3345664jasperchessriddentrailBelgian Waffle
      Feb 5, 2023 @ 7:29am
      Feb 5, 2023
      user #984579BikeGenievotetrailQuarry Hill B-Line
      Feb 2, 2023 @ 11:16pm
      Feb 2, 2023
      user #1260102BorrelsriddentrailSteek In Die Bos
      Jan 20, 2023 @ 5:34am
      Jan 20, 2023
      user #1713655SchalkMaraisaddreportPat's Access and 1 more
      Jan 8, 2023 @ 11:06pm
      Jan 8, 2023
      user #454369canadakaaddphoto in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada and 5 more
      Dec 19, 2022 @ 8:58pm
      Dec 19, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #3058876RiyaandavidstrailPat's Track Signal HillNot an enjoyable ride coming from Glengariff...
      May 27, 2022 @ 1:29am
      May 27, 2022
      user #1718831RenoRidertrailLions HeadNice for a walk to see the views. Better to...
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 6:39am
      Sep 30, 2021
      user #1718831RenoRidertrailPat's Track Signal HillAmazing hiking trail with great views. Not...
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 6:02am
      Sep 30, 2021
      user #2508104jonabalmertrailPat's Track Signal HillHi, how safe (no wanderers, mugging etc) is...
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 4:07am
      Dec 6, 2020
      user #1250484SuperdawietrailPat's Track Signal HillMountain biking has been allowed in this trail...
      Aug 31, 2020 @ 11:39am
      Aug 31, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Table Mountain National Park 15 33 134 km
      Constantia Greenbelt 3 97.1 km
      Tokai Forest MTB Trails 12 11 6 19 km
      Bloemendal and Hillcrest Trail Network 10 21 112.7 km
      Majik Forest 1 1913 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1813 miles3,474 ft7 miles820 ft
      #6,373#107301182,295
      E-Bike107 miles1,637 ft4 miles820 ft
      #1,688#66108328
      Hike2013 miles3,491 ft7 miles820 ft
      #5,465#8761191232
      Trail Running2013 miles3,491 ft7 miles820 ft
      #5,462#871193489
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