Hermanus MTB Trails

Starting at the Hemel-en-Aarde Village, five different routes will take you deep into the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley where beautiful views are only a part of the enjoyment. Each track has its own difficulty and will cater for every class and style of mountain biker. From river meanders to vineyard and some stunning views over Hermanus and the Overstrand.

Routes:

 

Routes

Distance

Climb

Ride Time

Route Description
trail.green_ 7 km
150 meters
30 min – 1 hr
Easy & ideal for beginners
Tar & gravel roads
Non technical single track
trail.blue_ 12 km
200 meters
1 – 2 hrs
Longer distance for novice to intermediate riders
Tar & gravel roads
More single track, more hills
trail.red_ 26 km
690 meters
2 – 4 hrs
Longer & tougher distance for intermediate riders
Tar & gravel roads
More single track, more hills, stunning views
trail.black_ 65 km
1750 meters
4 – 6 hrs
Even longer & tougher. More hills, for experienced riders
Tar & gravel roads, with jeep track
More single track, stunning views

 

Permit Fees 2018: MTB/TRAIL RUNNING

 

Day, weekend and annual permits is available at Euodia Cycles in the Hemel en Aarde Village. [At the Sandbaai& Main Rd intersection] Or phone Paul on 082 820 3331

• DAY PERMIT ADULT R60
• DAY PERMIT SCHOLAR/TRAIL RUNNER R30

• ANNUAL PERMIT ADULT* R600
• ANNUAL PERMIT SCHOLAR/TRAIL RUNNER* R200

• FAMILY MEMBERSHIP (2 ADULTS, 2 SCHOLARS)* R1, 200

*Annual permits run from 1 December 2017 – 30 November 2018
*Annual permits are available at Euodia Cycles during business hours

 
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Rules and Conditions:


Use the trail at own and absolute risk
Only permit holders are allowed on the trails
Do not cycle, walk or run alone
Abide to Portage, Horse and Dangerous notifications
No litter/ no smoking/ no fires/ no shouting is allowed
Stay on the marked route
No quads, motorbikes and/or vehicles (excluding those of landowners and their staff) are allowed on the route and will be confiscated
No power assisted bicycles are allowed
Obey the instructions of cycling marshals on the trail
Report any transgressions immediately to Paul 082 820 3331
The trails are clock wise, no ‘against traffic’ is allowed

 IN CASE OF SERIOUS INJURY CALL: ER24 – 084124

Download Liability Disclaimer [Click Here]

 REMEMBER, NO PERMIT, NO RIDE!

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