Closest Town: Bergville
Grading: Moderate to difficult | Duration: 2-3 Hours
Location (Area/Province): Berg, Bush & Battlefields, and KZN - Natal
Configuration: 20km technical ride along the golf course
Start Point: Cathedral Peak Hote
Access: Contact for futher details.
Beware of: Logging trucks, be aware that the weather may change within minutes, so be prepared. Roads can get muddy.
Facilities: The Cathedral Peak hotel offers a full range of amenities. Bikes can also be hired.
Cell Reception: Cell reception reasonable.
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Nestled in the unspoiled surroundings of the Drakensberg mountain range (a World Heritage Site) lies Cathedral Peak Hotel and offers an enjoyable MTB experience.
On your bike
Mountains beckon all round, with options such as Mike’s Pass (600m ascent in 1st 11km) with a 16km add-on loop at the top between 1700m and 2000m ASL. (Total ascent 915m.) and the legendary climb to Sani Top on the cards. If, however, you’re in the mood for a somewhat milder ride, opt for a gentle crank through the plantations surrounding the Cathedral Peak Hotel.
There is also 20km technical ride along the golf course loop.
Off the bike
Enjoy all the activities that the hotel has to offer.
Telephone: +27 36 488 1888
GPS: 28°56’51.8″S 29° 12’24.9″E