Tower Loop

The Tower Loop starts with a 3km climb up to the FM Tower and offers excellent views over George. From there on it follows the top and bottom contours of the Witfontein Plantation. Watch out for hikers, runners, cyclists and dog walkers, especially on the bottom contour where 15km/h should not be exceeded.

Start Coordinates: (DD) -33.935358 ; 22.427240
Route Colour Green
Start/FinishOuteniqua Nature Reserve (Office)
Distance± 14.0 km
Elevation Gain± 300 m
Perceived ExertionModerate
IMBA GradingEasiest
Trail SystemWitfontein
SurfaceJeep Track
Plantation road
Route MarkersNone
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Route Map

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Estimated Time

Mountain Biking± 45 m — 1 h 30 m
Trail Running± 1 h — 2 h
Hiking± 2 h 30 m — 3 h 30 m

Facilities at the Start

Parking Restroom Water

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Establishments En Route

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