Sumaridge Wines, Hemel & Aarde valley at Hermanus




Look at the spectacular 2016 rides! 

The magnificent valley of Hemel & Aarde hosts the final event NISSAN TrailSeeker Western Cape series at Sumaridge Estate Wines in Hermanus on 30 September.

The area flaunts a diverse array of mountain biking trails catering for all levels of riders.  With panoramic views of vineyards surrounded by majestic mountains and glimpses of the coastline, it is no wonder that the area seems like it’s heaven on earth.

The Hemel & Aarde routes have claimed their fame from the Wines to Whales and the Cape Epic and need no introduction, but exciting new additions to the routes will ensure a memorable time on the bike for all.  This family-friendly event caters for all levels of skill and fitness.  Riders can choose between 10km, 20km, 40km and 70km routes on offer.  The valley provides visitors with endless opportunities to explore with a variety of different activities to try and new things to discover.  Riders and spectators can look forward to the all the features that make this series so popular – a beer garden, food court, massages, expo- and club areas, child minding facility, bike wash, well-stocked water points, top medical services with a doctor on site, and much more!

VENUE Sumaridge Wines, Hemel & Aarde Valley, Hermanus, Western Cape

VENUE ELEVATION: 190m above sea level

FEATURES: Hand Built Trails | Bridges | Natural paths | 4 x 4 Trails | Dirt Roads


  • Food Court – Get some great food from the food area with a good variety on offer.
  • Expo Area – See the latest in the biking world on offer, and chat about the latest gadgets & trends.
  • Club Area – Get your club to come to the event and represent them on the day.
  • Child Minding Facility – We provide a child minding facility with Free entry with upgrade options on offering. Jumping castle and other entertainment!
  • Waterpoints – Well stocked waterpoints, stocked with water, Biogen energy drink.
  • Medical Services – Top medical services are provided with a doctor on site.
  • Prize Money – Equal prize money across all distances and categories.