Trail running on the trails around Stellenbosch offer a unique experience. An increasingly popular sport in its own right. Stellenbosch is home to an network of trails known for its spawling mountains and lush fynbos. Athletes training in here have access to kilometres of challenging double black tracks as well as easy to use jeep tracks, to mountain trails with high-mountain itineraries with stunning views
We tailor your run, your route, your camp around the runners’ ability and needs factoring in time and date, distance and terrain. We cater from individual to group runs providing guided runs.
3YO arranges running camps around trail races like the Otter, the Sky run, Drylands Traverse and the Cape Town Mountain challenge.
EDEN, MONT MARIE, G-SPOT, DORNIER
The Stellenbosch mountain trails consists of a maze of tracks and trails, ideal for trail running. The tracks continue on to the northern side where it links up with the Coetzenburg areas.Book your run now!
BOTTELARY HILLS, SIMONS BERG, HELDERBERG
The Bottelary trails runs over 20 farms in the Bottelary Hills Renosterveld Conservancy area just outside Stellenbosch. Simonsberg offers 60km’s of trails start right outside the trail Centre on Delvera. The Helderberg Farm Trail offers superb views over False Bay, Table Mountain and the Stellenbosch vineyards.Book your run now!
Boschendal + Banhoek
Some of the favourites routes are in Jonkershoek nature reserve at 9,800 hectares a mere 10km scenic route from Stellenbosch. The reserve offers wide variety of trails, ranging between 10 km and 28 km, that criss-cross the natural amphitheatre formed by the mountain peaks surrounding the pine tree plantations and reservoir at the bottom of the long valley.Book your run now!
Climb the iconic flat mountain in Cape Town. The descent is done by cable carBook your run now!
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