6.4 miles
Distance
660 ft
Climb
-663 ft
Descent
3,707 ft
High Point

If you aren’t smiling after running this route you must be dead. It’s a perfect mix of technical climbs, easy forestry jeep track and some ‘let your legs go’ descents. All you are looking for in an hours run. Scenery, world class track and the quiet peace of the forest.

Detailed Description
Karkloof Trails 10km Trail run is a 6 mile popular intermediate route located near Howick. This mountain bike primary route. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 660 ft with a max elevation of 3,707 ft then descends -663 ft.
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Karkloof Country Club (www.karkloofclub.co.za)
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
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  • eBike Allowed
  • Ridelogs
    13
More Stats for Karkloof Trails 10km Trail run mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 17 min
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,416 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,559 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,556 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -46.1%
  • Grade min
    33.7%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,848 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Forest Road 011
Apr 10, 2023 @ 2:07pm
Apr 10, 2023
This road does not exist to ride on. It is only used by forestry machined during harvesting operations for the removal of timber.
Heaven
Dec 25, 2021 @ 11:17pm
Dec 25, 2021
River Riviere and Digits Dive
Dec 25, 2021 @ 11:17pm
Dec 25, 2021
Supa Tube (difficult)
Nov 5, 2021 @ 8:26pm
Nov 5, 2021
XCO Home Run
Aug 27, 2020 @ 7:43am
Aug 27, 2020
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