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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 intendid 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

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other

      Popular Riding Areas

      title
      Howick MTB Trails 26 74 15
      Concordia Contours 6 35 7
      Northern Farm 6 65
      Holla Trails 8 57 2
      Karkloof MTB Trails 2 54 5 1
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      Region Details
      • 230
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      • 113
      • 9
      • 1


      Open on Mar 17, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #12
      Trails (view details)
      1,459
      Trails Mountain Bike
      1,476
      Trails E-Bike
      123
      Trails Hike
      1,388
      Trails Trail Running
      1,388
      Trails Dirtbike
      7
      Trails ATV
      7
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Total Distance
      1,531 miles
      Total Descent
      255,286 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,020 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,027 ft
      Reports
      2,398
      Photos
      1,136
      Ridden Counter
      22,245

      Photos of South Africa Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Mar 18, 2019 @ 4:10am
      3 days
      Helderkruin DH Track A
      trail: DH1
      3 |
      Mar 14, 2019 @ 5:20am
      Mar 14, 2019
      DH1, Johannesburg
      trail: DH1
      5 |
      Mar 14, 2019 @ 5:20am
      Mar 14, 2019
      DH1, Johannesburg
      11 |
      Mar 10, 2019 @ 8:47am
      Mar 10, 2019
      Preekstoel Climb, Pongola
      more photos »

      Videos of South Africa Mountain Bike

      Sending 'er
      0:06 | 5 | Mar 18, 2019
      The Plumber
      2:44 | 107 | Nov 25, 2018
      The Plumber - IG bangers
      0:54 | 50 | Nov 25, 2018
      2018 DH Nationals
      0:47 | 60 | May 31, 2018
      more videos »

      South Africa Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Newlands Forest - Table Mountain - Block House
      24 miles
      The Great Kudu Route featured
      15 miles
      Petrus-se-Brand Cycle Route
      14 miles
      Singletrack Fundango featured
      4 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1193050PeerlesstrailChernobylTrail is open again. Moved trail to the new...
      Jan 30, 2019 @ 12:38am
      Jan 30, 2019
      user #1702703MullerbmichaeltrailFire Hut 2This is graded as a red trail.
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:26am
      Jan 26, 2019
      user #1702703MullerbmichaeltrailFire Hut 3This is graded as a red trail.
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:26am
      Jan 26, 2019
      user #1702703MullerbmichaeltrailTaedaThis trail is not rideable as its no longer...
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:26am
      Jan 26, 2019
      user #1702703MullerbmichaeltrailJonkershoek DH2This is not a blue trail but a black. It’s...
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:24am
      Jan 26, 2019
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1523251CraigMincheraddridelogMar 20, 2019 ride log
      Mar 20, 2019 @ 12:55pm
      3 hours
      user #1158597NemtbharryaddridelogMar 19, 2019 ride log
      Mar 20, 2019 @ 10:45am
      6 hours
      user #1326621DvdvyveraddridelogMar 19, 2019 ride log
      Mar 20, 2019 @ 10:41am
      6 hours
      user #1538184AaronPieaddridelogMar 20, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Mar 20, 2019 @ 10:32am
      6 hours
      user #1037108WindhoekaddridelogMar 20, 2019 ride log
      Mar 20, 2019 @ 10:11am
      6 hours
      view more »

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Garden Route Trail Parkbike parkKnysna
      Helderberg Trailsbike parkSomerset West
      Iron Throne Bike Parkbike parkSchoemansville
      Rosemary Hill Farmbike parkPretoria
      The Farmbike parkKnysna
      view all skill parks »

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