9 miles
Distance
436 ft
Climb
-447 ft
Descent
856 ft
High Point

A 3Rivers Trails Permit is required to access this route. See the 3 Rivers Trails website for permit details.

Easy, gravel road, jeep tracks & single tracks with some technical (with Chicken Runs!). Suitable for beginner mountain bikers that are use to off road riding.

Local Trail Association
3Rivers Trails (3riverstrails.co.za)
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Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for 3Rivers: Yellow Monkey mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    715 ft
  • Altitude start
    791 ft
  • Altitude end
    781 ft
  • Grade max
    -23%
  • Grade min
    16%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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  • 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
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  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      YM 001
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 10:21am
      13 hours
      Dry and sandy in patches reporter
      Lower Yellow Trail
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 4:45am
      2 days
      Sandy in patches reporter
      YM 003
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 1:03am
      Jul 5, 2020
      3 Rivers Trails are open. Covid-19 level 3 restrictions apply reporter
      Upper Yellow
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 1:03am
      Jul 5, 2020
      3 Rivers Trails are open. Covid-19 level 3 restrictions apply reporter
      Upper Yellow
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 1:03am
      Jul 5, 2020
      3 Rivers Trails are open. Covid-19 level 3 restrictions apply reporter
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