10.9 miles
Distance
1,403 ft
Climb
-1,403 ft
Descent
1,576 ft
High Point

17.5km Intermediate Route.
Downhill single track includes Sugar Bowl (2.3km), and Porcupine (1.3km). The 1km Orchards skills track with its sweeping berms, camel backs, table tops and gap jumps has both beginner and advanced options.

Detailed Description
Boschendal MTB Red Route is a 11 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Stellenbosch. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 13 trails. This route climbs 1,403 ft with a max elevation of 1,576 ft then descends -1,403 ft.
Route Supporters
  • Boschendal Farm
    since 3
    Maintainer
  • Pieter Van Wyk
    since 3
    Builder
  • Bennet Nel
    since 3
    Builder
  • Shaun Havenga
    since 3
    Builder
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Banhoek Conservancy (banhoekconservancy.org)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for Boschendal MTB Red Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    648 ft
  • Altitude start
    654 ft
  • Altitude end
    653 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.2%
  • Grade min
    32.5%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,230 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Connector to Skills end and Big Climb
Nov 5, 2022 @ 2:38pm
Nov 5, 2022
Sugar Bowl 1
Aug 6, 2022 @ 12:30am
Aug 6, 2022
Newly revamped, best I've seen in years, nice one boys
Sugar Bowl 2
Aug 6, 2022 @ 12:30am
Aug 6, 2022
Newly revamped, best I've seen in years, nice one boys
Connector from Sugarbowl
Aug 6, 2022 @ 12:30am
Aug 6, 2022
Newly revamped, best I've seen in years, nice one boys
Connector from Big Climb to Sugarbowl
Jul 31, 2021 @ 10:37pm
Jul 31, 2021
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  • By Banhoek-Conservancy BANHOEK & contributors
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