Trails & Routes
3 Rivers Trails provides a variety of trails to choose from, with an awesome start/finish located at a family friendly restaurant. The routes vary from 5km to 85km, guaranteeing to cater for all levels of cyclists.
For more info on routes, maps and much more, visit their website: http://3riverstrails.co.za/trails/
The Baakens Valley
The Baakens Valley is filled with many mountain bike trails. It stretches through most of PE and boasts many great routes. The best place to start is from Cyclo Pro, as many of the routes start from here, and there is sufficient parking. The section behind our shop is the most safe to ride as there as many walkers and cyclists using this area. The marked Conti route starts from our parking area at the containers. For more info on this loop, go to http://www.fattracks.co.za/page/trails_2016
Join Mountain Events every Thursday at 6pm (in the summer months) for their Sixty Minutes of Mayhem race. More info on www.mountainevents.co.za
PE Golf Club
Ideal for a quick ride after work, this is situated in the heart of Port Elizabeth, and ideal for beginner riders
For more info, please go to http://www.fattracks.co.za/page/trails_2016
Hayterdale Trails – Zuurberg (Addo)
Hayterdale Trails prides itself on hand built and manicured trails, which are continually maintained by 3 permanent staff dedicated to this specific task. It caters for all levels of riders - weather you are looking to ride on gravel roads or on the SA Cross Country or Downhill Championships course, you'll be smiling all the way. It is a lovely outing for the day, or even as a weekend away.
Camping available at the venue. Contact Rob Hayter on 083 283 5368. We have listed additional accommodation options below:
|Zuurberg Mountain Inn||Camp Figtree||Lenmore|
|+27 (0 )42 233 8300||+27 (0)42 233 1291||+27 (0)42 233 0506|
|Addo Dung Beetle Guest Farm||Aardvark Guesthouse & Camping|
|+27 (0)41 468 0091||+27 (0) 42 233 1244|
Fat Tracks Norm-Hudlin Mountain Bike Trails
Fat Tracks Norm-Hudlin Mountain Bike Trails are situated just off Kragga Kamma Road in Port Elizabeth. They are purpose built riding trails which cater for all levels of mountain bikers. Perfect for a family day out. Permits are available at the venue for R20 per day. There is also a yearly option available. For more info, contact Ian on 072 8009518.
Hopewell Conservation Estate has a number of trails all of varying intensities: 7km, 20km, 32km, 44km and 55km
All are at present welcome to ride the trails on payment of a conservation entrance fee
For more info, visit their website http://www.hopewellconservation.co.za/nature-reserve/hopewell-trails