2.7 miles
Distance
526 ft
Climb
-374 ft
Descent
499 ft
High Point

Foothills Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Jan - Dec
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #35242 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #66378 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Cape Agulhas Municipality

This trail runs at the foot of the mountain all the way from the pig farm to the trail head. It has a gravel surface, mixed with some rocky sections. Obstacles on this trail includes three small stream crossings, four log ladder bridges, and one A-frame. The trail have one long climb as you near the High School. It is suitable for intermediate riders and beginner trail runners and hikers.

Access Info

Access to this trail is from the Pigfarm Road below the Preekstoel/ Pulpit in the south, and from the trail head between the High School and the Hospital in the north.

Disclaimer

A part of the trail is on private land. Please stay on the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Foothills bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    153 ft
  • Altitude min
    242 ft
  • Altitude start
    292 ft
  • Altitude end
    446 ft
  • Grade
    1.1%
  • Grade max
    -34.2%
  • Grade min
    39.4%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    4,590 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,153 ft
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  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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