13.4 miles
Distance
731 ft
Climb
-729 ft
Descent
608 ft
High Point

A permit is required to access the Bottelary Hills Conservancy MTB Trails network, which must be displayed on the bike handlebars at all times.
Bottelary Hills Conservancy and the landowners accept no responsibility for any damage or injury incurred.

Farm roads and double tracks.
Follow orange arrows.
Minimal elevation gain. Easiest route in the Bottelaryhills MTB trails network.
Some sandy sections in dry conditions.

Detailed Description
Bottelary Orange from Bellevue is a 13 mile moderately popular easy route located near Stellenbosch. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 731 ft with a max elevation of 608 ft then descends -729 ft.
Local Trail Association
Local trail association
Bottelary Hills Renosterveld Conservancy (bottelaryconservancy.co.za)
Please consider joining or donating to the local riding association to support trail development & maintenance.

Comments


We hope you've been enjoying Trailforks!

Create a FREE account to view route comments and much more.

Trails in Route

Bellevue Link1 mile
Orange041,929 ft
Orange051,831 ft
Bellevue Link1 mile

Details

More Stats for Bottelary Orange from Bellevue mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 38 min
  • Altitude min
    308 ft
  • Altitude start
    359 ft
  • Altitude end
    361 ft
  • Grade max
    -34.3%
  • Grade min
    34.2%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile

Directions

  1. Bike south on Bellevue Link.
  2. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  3. Bike southeast on Bellevue Link.
  4. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  5. Bike west on Orange01.
  6. Continue for 80 meters.
  7. Bike northwest on Orange01.
  8. Continue for 600 meters.
  9. Bike southeast on Orange01.
  10. Continue for 600 meters.
  11. Bear left onto Red11.
  12. Continue for 90 meters.
  13. Bike northwest on Red11.
  14. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  15. Bear left to stay on Red11.
  16. Continue for 400 meters.
  17. Turn right onto Orange-Blue-Connector.
  18. Continue for 10 meters.
  19. Bike northeast on Orange-Blue-Connector.
  20. Continue for 10 meters.
  21. Bear right onto Red11.
  22. Continue for 400 meters.
  23. Bike northeast on Orange02.
  24. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  25. Turn right onto SteneveldRoad.
  26. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  27. Bike north on Red11.
  28. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  29. Bike southeast on Orange02.
  30. Continue for 20 meters.
  31. Bike northeast on Orange02.
  32. Continue for 300 meters.
  33. Bike southeast on Orange03.
  34. Continue for 400 meters.
  35. Bike northeast on Orange03.
  36. Continue for 800 meters.
  37. Bike east on Orange03.
  38. Continue for 300 meters.
  39. Bike north on Orange03.
  40. Continue for 400 meters.
  41. Bike southeast on Orange04.
  42. Continue for 600 meters.
  43. Turn left onto Orange05.
  44. Continue for 400 meters.
  45. Bike northeast on Orange05.
  46. Continue for 700 meters.
  47. Bike west on Orange01.
  48. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  49. Bike northwest on Bellevue Link.
  50. Continue for 60 meters.
  51. Bike west on Bellevue Link.
  52. Continue for 600 meters.
  53. Bike northwest on Bellevue Link.
  54. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
no votes yet
close
3D
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Partial
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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 intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches
US Cell Coverage
Legend
cell carrier legend

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
  • Snowmobile
Winter Trails
Warning A routing network for winter maps does not exist. Selecting trails using the winter trails layer has been disabled.
x Missing Trails
Most Popular
Least Popular
Trails are colored based on popularity. The more popular a trail is, the more red. Less popular trails trend towards green.
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Only show trails with NO bikes.
enable

Save the current map location and zoom level as your default home location whenever this page is loaded.

Save
Trail transparency

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Orange05
May 8, 2020 @ 3:06am
May 8, 2020
Trails are open to annual permit holders, subject to lockdown restrictions reporter
more reports »
  • By hscheff BHRC & contributors
  • #32648 - 450 views