SUGGESTED ROUTES & HIVE LOCATION DROPS
HEY YOU LEGEND, FRIENDLY NOTE THAT ENTRY TO MOUNTAIN BIKE PARKS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL PRICES
One of the Cradle's most popular spots to kick off the Cradle Gateway loop. This is a family and dog friendly spot to grab some coffee or something to eat with a variety of food stalls and a vegan market once a month. This 30km trail has no bike fees and can be enjoyed for free. The main road includes road bike lanes. This is truly a scenic and enjoyable route. *Free parking *Click here for route
NECK & DECK
The rhino & lion park is a great tourist destination and perfect place to saddle up and take on your adventure. This is another starting point to the cradle gateway loop (30km) which is free of charge. Parking available at Neck & Deck restaurant.
Lakeside gamelodge with technical routes and breathtaking views. Here you can experience true nature, home to over 20 species of wild animals, including rhino, Cradle Moon is unique. You can choose from 5 different routes ranging from 5km to 23km. Beautiful restaurant with great food and beautiful views overlooking the dam. Cradle Moon conservation fee will cost you R50.00 per person. Be sure to get started early cause the venue can get busy. Parking available.
This beautiful venue and restaurant makes it another perfect start to your Cradle Gateway loop adventure. (30Km - Free of charge) Do yourself a favour and end your day with a delicious meal from the cafe. Ground also have a hiking trail and parking.
This is a great location for enjoying a variety of marked trails from 7km to 27km. Scenic and fresh when passing the waterfall on the route. Kings Kloof offers parking and entrance fee of R40.00 is charged for adults and R20.00 for kids under 10 years. Gates close at 15:00.
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Ideal for a fantastic day out in the countryside. Approximately 5km of scenic routes offers a great exercise option regardless of your level of fitness. Avianto Bike Trails offer a blue route that is 80% single-track and well maintained. As a beginner the green loop offers a great introduction to mountain biking, and blue loops can be easily added as skill levels and fitness increase. This venue charges a R40.00 fee per person to enjoy any of their trails.
THE CRADLE GATEWAY ROUTE
30km [Free of charge]