Things To Do in HogsbackExplore Hogsback With Cycle Roots
Where? Hydrangea Lane, Hogsback, Amatola
When? Please enquire
How? Call +27 (0)73 567-9487
How much? Price on request
Cycle through Hogsback and explore its beauty with Cycle Roots. You can weither bring your own bike or rent one form the Cycle Roots shop for the day.
Take a leisurely ride through this lovely voillage and visit some of the many Hogsback attractions including the Eco Shrine, crystal shop, mirrors art gallery, the labyrinth and the dreamery boutique.
If you would like a bit more of a challenge, the guided forest tour is just the thing. This 4 hour route will take you off the beaten track, starting at the arboretum and you will head into the pine forest to a number of waterfalls including the Madonna & Child Waterfall, 39 Steps Waterfall and the Kettlesprout Waterfall.
The views are phenomenal and you will also have the opportunity to take a dip in the natural Jacuzzi while you listen to your guide tell you fascinating tales and enjoy a few tasty snacks.
From the highest point you will go past the dam onto single-track and wind down towards the main road where you will tackle one last final hill to finish off.
Along the way you will learn about the idfferent plants and leaves, more about the frogs athat inhabit the area as well as the samango monkeys.
The route is challenging at parts and will certianly get your adrenaline pumping. You dont need to be uber fit to take on this route, mild fitness will suffice and of course a good sense of adventure.
The guide and owner of Cycle roots is thoroughly entertaining and will ensure your ride is incredibly enjoyable. Bike repairs and maintenance are on offer at the Cycle Roots shop for those who may need a check before or after your tour.
For more info and a first hand review, read our article at "Mountian Biking In Hogsback".