Stellenbosch Mountain Trail

Our trail grading: ORANGE 8B
Distance: 12km
Extremeness: Technical single tracks and a climb
Location: Stellenbosch Mountain, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Joggers: Henk Brand, Charl-Rudolph Campher & me

On Saturday morning we decided to some hill training, so we did Stellenbosch Mountain. What an epic mountain to climb... technical single tracks, rock gardens, scrambling and a few nice cliffs to take selfies on. The pictures say it all.

Classic mountain goat selfie

Not a bad place for a break

Slower slopes

Cape Point in the background

Selfie time

Simonsberg as backdrop

The two peaks of Stellenbosch Mountain

The arc

Epic trail on top of Stellenbosch Mountain... that is Table Mountain in the background

Looking into Jonkershoek

Table Mountain and Cape Point in the distance

Living on the edge


Distance, pace & altitude


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