Maureen Woolridge
21/10/2020

3 Rivers Trails, Eastern Cape

Dude, there is rollicking riding to be had in the good old EC, a largely unexplored province where you can crank till your legs go blunt. Anything goes, from those rough-shod trails tripping through the Frontier Province’s interior, to a whole bunch of brand new coastal routes.
12/10/2020

Grootvadersbosch Conservancy, Western Cape

The Mountains are Calling ... Tired of city traffic and pretentious trails? Then go load up on some mountain biking stoke in Grootvadersbosch Conservancy. Miles of head space, free-range people, home-grown food and the trails are truly on the level, bru ...
06/10/2020

Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve, Western Cape

The San roamed the high reaches of the southern Cederberg over 6,000 years ago, and one still gets a sense of their earthy spirituality encapsulated within the rocks and upon the fynbos plains of the Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve. The area is part of the Swartruggens Conservancy, and forms a bridging biome between the Cederberg and Ceres-Karoo.
18/09/2020

Ultimate Southern Pass Trail

‘Ultimate’ is one of those adjectives that are oft over-used, but in the case of the ‘Ultimate Southern Pass Trail’, I really believe it applies. This MTB route traverses private properties near Stanford Valley, and everything from views to riding rate as downright superlative.
10/09/2020

De Hoop, Overstrand Region

‘The Hush’: some places have it, and others do not …. De Hoop Nature Reserve is of the former kind, and surely rates as one of those wilderness spaces where the tranquility will come and find you.                                                             – Photographs & Copy: Jacques Marais Local Buzz: De Hoop is – at […]