Cycling can be fun, Mountain biking can be more fun, eBiking on a MTB is the ultimate fun on a bicycle
You are spoilt for choice when it comes to mountain biking in and around Knysna situated in the heart of the beautiful Garden Route. This area offers some of the finest mountain biking in the country, including the iconic Red Route in Harkerville.
Other rides range from lagoon to indigenous forest; well-marked routes to own meandering; open gravel roads to challenging single track; half day rides to multi-day trips – we have it all!
Knysna and surrounds*
|Indigenous forest rides||Distance||Technical Level**|
|Petrus se Brand||22||3|
|Petrus se Brand Single Track (opt)||4||4|
|Dirt road/Ridge rides|
|Kom se Pad||2|
|Single Track – various sections||4|
|800 km over 10 days – from Plettenberg Bay to Stellenbosch|
|* Some of these routes are circular, but most are drop-and-collect. Transport to and from these routes are provided, and within a 25km radius is included in the rates.
** This refers to mountain biking skill level, and not fitness level.
Most of the rides around the Garden Route involve hill ascents requiring a fair fitness level on normal bikes. eBikes take most of that requirement out of the equation.
Level 2 – Gravel road, rideable with a normal sedan car
Level 3 – Jeep track, but still rideable by a novice mountain biker
Level 4 – Single track, requiring MTB experience
|Rentals NOTE: Deposits can be done by EFT, but final rental payment has to be on site by Credit Card|
|Deposit required upon booking – (will be refunded after successful return)||R1 000,00 per bike|
|eBikes – Dual Suspension – Hard Tail||R 600,00 per day
R 650,00 per day
R 500,00 per day
|Normal MTB’s||R 250,00 per day|
|Tandem||R 400,00 per day|
|Rental includes delivery/collect within 25 km’s|
|Delivery / collect in excess of 25km’s||R 3,00 per km|
|Recovery||R 200,00 per hour|
|Insurance is the responsibility of the hirer. Knysna eBike Rentals and Tours assumes no responsibility for damaged or lost equipment.|
|Varies from daily rides, picnic rides to full-catering multi-day tours. The following base rates apply:|
|Guide (including a similar bicycle)||R1 000,00 per day|
|Agreed arrangements (meals, accommodation etc)||Actual cost + 7% fee|
|Deposit upon booking (non-refundable)||50%|
|Remainder – prior to commencement of ride|
|Contact for discussions, proposals and quotes.|
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