Baviaanskloof

26 02, 2024

100 Brave Souls to Take on the Trans Baviaans Repeat, Solo

By |2024-02-26T22:03:47+02:00February 26th, 2024|News|Comments Off on 100 Brave Souls to Take on the Trans Baviaans Repeat, Solo

The iconic Trans Baviaans celebrates its twentieth anniversary in 2024. Racing from Willowmore, in the Karoo, to Jefferys Bay, on the South African East Coast, through the Baviaanskloof has remained a stern challenge throughout the last two decades; despite advancements in mountain bike technology. Due to the size of the challenge, which least we forget [...]

23 11, 2023

Baviaans Bikepacking: The January 2024 Diverge Trip

By |2023-11-23T12:03:55+02:00November 23rd, 2023|Epic Trips|Comments Off on Baviaans Bikepacking: The January 2024 Diverge Trip

For the fifth time, since 2018, Diverge.info will be hosting a year-starting bikepacking trip. This year the route takes in the spectacular Baviaans Mega Reserve, travelling east from Willowmore before crossing the Kouga mountains and dropping into the Patensie. Then the course turns north west, ascending the Baviaanskloof, back towards Willowmore. In total the four [...]

2 07, 2022

Gabriel’s Loop MTB Trail, Baviaanskloof, Eastern Cape

By |2022-07-02T14:26:38+02:00July 2nd, 2022|Trails|Comments Off on Gabriel’s Loop MTB Trail, Baviaanskloof, Eastern Cape

Everyone knows about the legendary Trans-Baviaans 24hr MTB Marathon that traverses the wild wonderland shaping Baviaanskloof. There hasn’t been much for weekend warriors in terms of trail exploration, though, but the guys at Cedar Falls are about to change that with the Gabriel's Loop MTB Trail. The remote (and very rugged) ‘Valley of Baboons’ unfolds [...]

18 10, 2018

Braving the Baviaans for the Leopard Run

By |2018-10-18T17:43:15+02:00October 18th, 2018|Mountains & Valleys|Comments Off on Braving the Baviaans for the Leopard Run

The Baviaanskloof is one of the most remote places in the country. 50 kilometres down a gravel road, between the imposing sand stone massifs of the Baviaans and Kouga Mountains. It is isolated geographically from the outside world. Our trail running adventure would take us to an even more remote region within the Baviaans though, [...]

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