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      The Big Red Barn set on Sunlawns Estate is the perfect place for mountain biking. There are 36 kms of scenic tracks which weave and wind through a a shady gum tree forest, over rocky African grasslands and farm fields and criss cross the Kaalspruit.

      Tickets can be purchased at The Big Red Barn every day of the week via Debit Card, Credit Card or SnapScan. No cash.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Big Red Barn
      Land Status: Private Property
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Head to the Barn
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      Region Details
      • 1
      • 13
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      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 21, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      33
      Trails Mountain Bike
      36
      Trails E-Bike
      36
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      33
      Total Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent
      1,481 ft
      Total Vertical
      134 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,929 ft
      Reports
      168
      Ridden Counter
      5,597

      Videos of The Big Red Barn Mountain Bike

      Jump Line - Big Red Barn | Gauteng, South Africa

      6:02 | 136 | Aug 12, 2021
      Kids mountain biking shredding | Big Red Barn,...

      3:04 | 114 | Feb 3, 2021
      Wet n Wild at Big Red Barn | Irene, GP, SA

      9:01 | 128 | Feb 3, 2021
      Big Red Barn Route 4 (2km Kiddies Trail) |...

      3:19 | 107 | Feb 3, 2021
      Fun in the Mud @ Big Red Barn Mountain Bike...

      20:29 | 512 | Jan 3, 2020
      Big Red Barn MTB (Mountain Bike Park) - Trail...
      11:16 | 228 | Dec 17, 2019 , Olifantsfontein
      Big Red Barn Mountain Bike Park - Black...
      11:23 | 682 | Dec 17, 2019 , Olifantsfontein

      Recent Trail Reports

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      user #2973118androninaddrouteBig Red Barn Route 2
      Jul 22, 2022 @ 4:05pm
      Jul 22, 2022
      user #2973118androninaddreportBRB Berms
      Jul 20, 2022 @ 11:34pm
      Jul 20, 2022
      user #2738274ElkhinsonwishlistrouteTHE BIG RED BARN
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 10:32pm
      Jul 16, 2022
      user #2973118androninaddreportNo Name Trail 2 and 2 more
      Feb 23, 2022 @ 7:53am
      Feb 23, 2022
      user #2973118androninaddreportJessica's Bridge and 3 more
      Feb 17, 2022 @ 3:58am
      Feb 17, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #1924335DerekDeClercqtrailRide On The Far SideThis trail does not exist anymore. Parts of it...
      Sep 10, 2019 @ 3:57pm
      Sep 10, 2019

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3627 miles1,483 ft10 miles135 ft
      #1,205#1016833,392
      E-Bike3627 miles1,483 ft10 miles135 ft
      #359#9166222
      Hike3627 miles1,483 ft10 miles135 ft
      #891#716811
      Trail Running3327 miles1,483 ft10 miles135 ft
      #979#716826
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