An extended route towards Wilderness along the old wood cutter’s road towards the little hamlet of Hoekwil. Turning right at the T-junction takes you to Hoekwil before descending down the short Hoekwil pass (1:6 gradient). The bottom of the pass makes a horse shoe turn towards the west and takes you across the Touwsriver into Wilderness via Waterside road.

Start Coordinates: (DD) -33.964967 ; 22.497612
Route Colour Blue
Start/FinishBoom gate at Garden Route dam entrance
Distance± 44.6 km
Elevation Gain± 1,055 m
Perceived ExertionHard
IMBA GradingEasy
Trail SystemSeven Passes
SurfaceDistrict Gravel Road
District tar road
Route MarkersNone
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Estimated Time

Mountain Biking± 1 h 50 m — 3 h 10 m

Facilities at the Start

Parking Water

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