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Level: Beginner
Length: 8 mi (12.9 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Network
Elevation: +692/ -674 ft
Total: 9 riders

Mountain Biking Helderberg Trails

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#20 of 79 mountain bike trails in South Africa
#7,109 in the world

Mostly single track, some jeep track on the way up.
A mix of riding options for all skill levels, from xc to dh
Official trail opening on Saturday 12 December 2015

Occasionally have shuttle days but can buy a shuttle permit and drive up yourself.

First added by searsandrewj on Nov 5, 2015. Last updated Apr 23, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: yes
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: yes
  • Restrooms: yes
  • Fat bike grooming: yes
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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Getting there
Helderberg Farm of the R44 between Somerset West & Stellenbosch
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Mountain Bike Trails Near Somerset West, South Africa

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Q: What time does the trail open, and is a permit and helmet required?

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  • Frusder

    Good times and various types of tracks.

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