Wolwespruit MTB and Trail Park

CLOSEST TOWN > Pretoria

TRAIL DESTINATION > Wolwespruit MTB and Trail Park

DISTANCE > 22km

GRADING > Moderate

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OVERVIEW

Wolwespruit is a mountain bike and trail run park located in Erasmuskloof, Pretoria. Named after the spruit that runs through it, the park's hand crafted single track trails provide a flowing and adrenaline filled adventure for beginner to advanced skilled riders and runners.

On your bike

The trails make full use of the park's topography and offers thrilling drops, jumps, river crossings and lots of uphill! It is a perfect place to practices skills and get fit at the same time. The park is fully fenced and provides a safe environment to enjoy the outdoors right in the heart of Pretoria east. At the moment the park has 22 km of single track with about 300m of climbing to be done, 8 km of running trails which can also be used for walking. Dogs on leashes are welcome to join runners and walkers.

Wolwespruit MTB park also has three new features; one of the largest pump tracks around, a skills clinic area and a jump line for those who need a double dose of adrenaline. All of them designed with the aim to increase rider skill level, confidence and provide hours of fun.

Off the bike

Trailwolf Cycles is the brand new local bike shop on the park. Owned and staffed by some of the best bike mechanics in the Capital, this shop offers a variety of bike products and services, from a masterful workshop to MTB skills clinics and coffee. The shop also stocks products from leading global and local brands like Yeti Cycles, Swift, Cotic and Pyga. Now your ride at the park is a one stop coffee, service and gear shop!

CONTACT:

Telephone: +27 (0)12 942 9509

Emergency No: +27 (0)61 085 8120

Website: www.wolwespruit.co.za

GPS: 25°48'35.3"S 28°15'47.9"E

 

FAST FACTS

GRADING:

Moderate

DURATION:

2-3 hours

CONFIGURATION :

Circular and out-and-back

START POINT:

Bike shop/restaurant

TERRAIN:

Hardpack trails, 95% singletrack

MAP:

On website

CELL RECEPTION:

Yes

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

Fee payable - No helmet, no ride

FACILITIES:

Ablution block with showers, bike shop, restaurant

BEWARE OF:

Trail runners

 

HOW TO GET THERE

From the Ben Schoeman Highway, take the Delmas Road Turn off and drive southeast. Turn left onto Nossob Street, then left onto Jochemus Street 

BEST TIME OF YEAR

Year round destination

 

Get the books

Our books are available at Exclusive Books, Loot, Map Studio and probably other leading book stores.

Buy us a beer

PLEASE NOTE: This site is a flippen labour of love, brought to you for nada. Niks. Free of Charge. If you'd like to contribute some Bucks, please do - bank details below, but I'm not holding my breath wink

ABSA Cheque Account
Name: T. J. Marais
Branch Number: 312109
Account Number: 011 3130 0014
Any donation over R300 will receive a free copy of MTB TOP TRAILS 2 or MORE MTB TRAILS; just remember to send me Proof of Payment and a Delivery address!