Karoo Plaas Motorcycle Tour
We bring you a rustic farm experience at a little gem called Ons Karoo Plaas. Situated in Rouxpos/Vleiland, it is the perfect location to a great selection of awesome routes.
Our route to Ons Karoo Plaas is via Anysberg Nature Reserve, the perfect adventure route. We stay at Karoo Plaas for two nights. On day two we ride a loop of around 250km that includes Seweweekspoort, Hoeko and Klein Swartberg.
The evenings will be festive around the campfire sharing stories of the days ride whilst we treat you to some great food.
Tour Dates: 21-23 May 2021
Duration: 3 Days
Closing Date: 15 May 2020
Tour Price: R2990 Per Person Sharing
*Due to limited space there is no single rooms available on this tour
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
- SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate 75% 75%
- GRAVEL 60% 60%
- TARMAC 40% 40%
Did you know that The Rouxpos has some Anglo Boer War history?
The “Battle of Driefontein” played out on the farm named Driefontein when a boer commando of 79, under the leadership of 19 year old Commandant Pieter van der Merwe, were ambushed. Only 28 of them survived when they fled and escaped over the mountains near Seweweeks Poort.
We leave Cape Town on on Saturday morning and head for Montagu riding a combination of tar and dirt. We stop at Die Kloof Padstal for some refreshments.
We refuel and head up Ouberg Pass to Anysberg. Riding Anysberg is always a great one and the conditions is ever-changing making it an exciting and great ride. We exit the dirt just before the Floriskraal dam turn off and head into Laingsburg to refuel.
From Laingsburg we head towards Rouxpos/Vleiland where we stay at the rustic Ons Karoo Plaas.
After breakfast we have various options to explore and do a loop of around 250km that will include Seweweekspoort, Hoeko and Klein Swartberg Pass.
After breakfast we head back to Cape Town on a combination of dirt and tar.
We stay at Ons Karoo Plaas. Dinner and breakfast are included and you can be sure that we will treat you with some great food. There is a cash bar at the venue.
Intermediate skill level – The routes on this bike tour is comfortable and will be easy to navigate for the average rider. You must be comfortable riding at an average of 80 KM/H on solid pack dirt roads and have the ability to handle some loose stuff here and there. Roads in the area are mostly solid pack dirt roads and tracks but depending on traffic and when last it was graded there can be a little loose stuff here and there.
Our Bike Tour Package Includes:
All the logistics and planning
Support vehicle and trailer
Fully equipped support vehicle with compressor, tools etc
Assistance with puncture repairs
On tour medic and basic medical equipment for those unfortunate mishaps
Accommodation, dinner and breakfast
Your luggage on our support vehicle so you can enjoy your bike to the fullest
Well trained and friendly staff
BOOK THIS BIKE TOUR
This tour is open for bookings and 50% deposit or full payment secures your spot. Bookings close on 15 May 2020 or when fully subscribed.
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