6 miles
789 ft
-788 ft
1,162 ft
High Point

Purple Loop Details

  • Riding area
    Bottelary Hills
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Global Ranking

Purple Loop:
9.2km with 243m of climbing
mostly farm roads through vineyards and renosterveld
easy to moderate riding
a challenging 1.3km climb
some technical downhill sections
From Middelvlei to start of the Purple Loop is 6.75km. Purple Loop distance is 9km. Exit back to Yellow Loop and complete Yellow to return to Middelvlei for a total ride distance of 22.4km.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Purple Loop mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    620 ft
  • Altitude start
    844 ft
  • Altitude end
    846 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,194 ft
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Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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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 purple-loop-38018 trailhead (-33.924850, 18.785910)
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