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      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 21, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,851
      State Ranking
      #46
      Trails (view details)
      187
      Trails Mountain Bike
      163
      Trails E-Bike
      151
      Trails Hike
      182
      Trails Trail Running
      182
      Total Distance
      305 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      158 miles
      Total Descent
      23,973 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,475 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,285 ft
      Reports
      207
      Photos
      69
      Ridden Counter
      1,425
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Vaalwater Mountain Bike

      trail: Marula Light
      8 |
      Dec 31, 2021 @ 11:31pm
      Dec 31, 2021
      trail: Marula Light
      18 |
      Dec 31, 2021 @ 11:30pm
      Dec 31, 2021
      trail: Marula Flow
      11 |
      Sep 30, 2020 @ 3:43am
      Sep 30, 2020
      trail: Sunset
      31 |
      Sep 30, 2020 @ 3:41am
      Sep 30, 2020
      trail: Aloe
      8 |
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 11:27pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      trail: Aloe
      11 |
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 11:19pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      trail: Aloe
      12 |
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 11:18pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      64 |
      Jan 18, 2020 @ 3:57pm
      Jan 18, 2020

      Videos of Vaalwater Mountain Bike

      3 amps
      trail: 3 Amps
      0:52 | 36 | Jun 8, 2020
      Rollercoaster Ravine
      0:21 | 15 | Jun 8, 2020
      SA XCO CUP #1 | Presented by INSECT SCIENCE...

      10:23 | 76 | Apr 23, 2021
      Waterberg MTB: Summerplace Farm Stay

      2:43 | 120 | Apr 23, 2021
      NEW ENDURO LINE//SUMMERPLACE FARM...

      2:42 | 93 | Apr 23, 2021
      youtuber Mountain Biking In South Africa: Summerplace...

      11:19 | 156 | Feb 14, 2021
      Maroela Lodge

      1:13 | 116 | Jun 3, 2020
      Motseng: Behind the scenes

      1:46 | 89 | Jun 3, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Great Aloe Link
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Marula Connector
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Marula Light
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Aloe
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Summerplace Farm Road
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Summerplace Access Road
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Farm Road - Boekenhout-Wild Olive
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Farm Road - Back Pump & Sunset Spot
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Farm Road - Boekenhout & Sunset Spot
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Marula
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      IdealIdeal conditions. Come ride!wesseljacobsz TRAILFORKS

      Activity Feed

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      user #2004889WaterbergMTBaddtrailB1 and 1 more
      Aug 16, 2022 @ 8:17am
      6 mins
      user #2004889WaterbergMTBupdatetrailMcabe's Northern Link and 6 more
      Aug 11, 2022 @ 2:14am
      Aug 11, 2022
      user #1658259Eclaireaddphoto in My City and 2 more
      Aug 7, 2022 @ 1:31am
      Aug 7, 2022
      user #2560635kevrec58votepoiThe Gully
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 4:10am
      Aug 3, 2022
      user #2560635kevrec58riddenpoiThe Gully
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 4:10am
      Aug 3, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #2308889CurtisLeereportTaster's ChoiceRode it yesterday. Trail in decent shape, a...
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 9:59am
      Oct 12, 2020
      user #2004889WaterbergMTBtrailAloeAloe Trail - Aloe Marlothii - Aloe marlothii...
      Jul 3, 2020 @ 5:31am
      Jul 3, 2020

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike163284 miles20,919 ft149 miles1,476 ft
      #3,851#464120770991
      E-Bike151272 miles19,039 ft142 miles1,476 ft
      32034817
      Hike182298 miles22,717 ft154 miles1,476 ft
      1720639103
      Trail Running182298 miles22,717 ft154 miles1,476 ft
      820648104
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