Closest Town: Rawsonville
Grading: Moderate | Duration: 1-2 Hours
Location (Area/Province): Breede River Valley and Western Cape
Configuration: 13km plus optional 4km more technical loop.
Start Point: Start at Slanghoek Cellar
Access: Registration for the route is compulsory and must be completed before accessing the route. Registration can be done at the cellar during office hours: Mon-Fri. 08:00 – 17:00 and 10:00 –13:00 on Saturdays. A fee is payable
Beware of: Snakes in summer
Facilities: Available at the cellar. Wine tasting, picnic basket by arrangement.
Cell Reception: Good cell phone reception
The route, which starts and ends at Slanghoek Cellar, comprises a 13km ride with an optional extra 4km loop.
On your bike
The 13km route is suitable for beginners and the whole family, crossing streams with bridges and cycling through a camp with game! The optional extra 4km loop is more challenging and technical with some great climbs and downhills, for the fitter and more experienced rider.
Off the bike
Slanghoek Cellar, in conjunction with Jason’s Hill, now offer guests picnic baskets by request.Freshwater angling and bird-watching on the Breede River, as well as mountain trekking and solo climbing in the awe-inspiring Hex River mountains make this a veritable paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. The ATKV Goudini Spa, set within stunning mountain surrounds, allows you to relax in hot, natural springs to re-energise both body and soul.
Telephone: 023 344 3026
GPS: S 33° 39’1.1″ E 019° 13’49.0″