This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
4 miles
268 ft
-530 ft
3,814 ft
High Point


  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, RD, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking

Un-official link between Howick Trails and Karkloof Trails. Please note that this route is NOT part of the official Howick Trails network and is not maintained.

Route goes past a sawmill.. please be cautious and aware of trucks/vehicles

Route is on an active access road.. be aware of traffic/vehicles

Day pass/indemnity is compulsory for both trail networks.


Active roads - be aware of traffic

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Howick Trails to Karkloof Trails (alternative route) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -263 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,450 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,712 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,450 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    481 ft
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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to howick-trails-to-karkloof-trails-alternative-route trailhead (-29.420143, 30.241542)
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