South Africa is a great mountain biking destination. And not just mountain biking – there are lovely day cycle tours and good places for bikepacking expeditions. Most MTB trails are on farms, in forestry land or national parks. You’ll find good places to cycle almost anywhere but what follows are a few of the best options.
Mountain bike Harkerville Forest:Situated between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville forest is the ideal location for recreational mountain-biking. The relatively easy gradients and diversity of the rides offer some of the finest cycling in the Southern Cape.Probably the best mountain biking in the world. Gorgeous forest scenery and some of the most fabulous single track.