Mountain biking in Betty's Bay
Betty’s Bay mountain biking opportunities are one of the main reasons why this seaside settlement is so popular with visitors and residents alike. Cycling enthusiasts will be overjoyed at the variety of trails and adventures to be had in this part of the Cape Overberg. You’ll find a number of highly organised events and tournaments in and around the settlement, as well as major and minor routes just a short drive away. You will certainly get a lot of dirt time for yourself and your bike in Betty’s Bay. Particularly if you choose to enjoy the splendour that is the Kogelberg Nature Reserve. However, ensure you receive the correct permissions and be respectful of the trails here.
The opportunities to explore this pristine coastline are ample in Betty’s Bay. Whether you’re a rookie, a somewhat proficient or even consider yourself a professional cyclist around hair pin bends and jumps, then prep yourself for adventure! Mountain biking is one of the most popular things to do in Betty’s Bay and there are experiences for all kinds of skill levels and preferences. If you’re not a resident and find yourself visiting without your gear, there are a number of outdoor adventure and sports stores here that will sell you what you need. You can also hire bikes, gear and accessories if you’d like to return it after your time here.
There are a wide range of amazing adventures to have along the Cape Whale Coast. This means that if you’re just coming along to keep someone else company who likes to mountain bike, then there are other activities and things to do in Betty’s Bay too. These include nature walks, hiking trails, horse riding, kayaking and even quad biking. This can helpful to keep activities here varied while you’re in town for one of the races or events that pop up here and can be a highlight of the South African MTB circuit. Best of all, these competitions and tournaments attract many cyclists and biking enthusiasts as well as spectators from across the country.
Betty’s Bay has a host of accommodation available that’s centrally located to the action, as well as to suit individuals, families or groups travelling together. These are mountain bike friendly and often also a great opportunity to meet and talk to other enthusiasts who also enjoy the trails in Betty’s Bay from time to time. Enjoy a mountain biking adventure here in no time!