Its that time of the year where you can dust off your mountain bike and start getting ready for the annual Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek race.

A seven day mountain bike stage race is coming to the Klein Karoo and the prologue to this spectacular event is a very important stage because it will give you a taste of what to expect from the rest of the Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek.

Just to recap: the prologue is at here Buffelsdrift Game Lodge .The start at the lodge take riders through the beautiful and unspoilt Buffelsdrift Reserve where rhino, buffalo, hippopotamus and various indigenous antelope roam free – even elephant and giraffe are also to be seen.

Start & Finish: Buffelsdrift Game Lodge, Oudtshoorn.
Distance: 15 km
Total vertical ascent: 310m

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