Houw Hoek MTB Tour 2024
Sat 4 May - Sun 5 May 2024 @ Elgin, Western Cape


Organiser
MTB Adventures

OVERVIEW & FACTS


The HH MTB TOUR is a non-competitive 2 day MTB stage event. The objective is to give MTB’s and newcomers to multi-stage events (NOT NEWCOMERS TO MTB) the opportunity to enjoy a weekend of scenic, fun and non-competitive riding. However, make sure that you are fit as each of the two stages are approximately 50 km, mostly on gravel roads (including jeep and single tracks) and that you can and love riding single tracks.


Event Dates        4 & 5 May 2024

Start times          08h00 start from the lawn at the back of the Hotel

Registration         14h00 – 19h00 on 3 May at the Houwhoek Hotel & 6h30 – 7h30 on 4 & 5 May at the Houwhoek Hotel.On the day entries and registration will only be allowed on Friday afternoon, 3 May and NOT ON Saturday morning, 4 May 2024.

Start venue         The Houw Hoek Hotel

Finish venue       The Houw Hoek Hotel

Entry fee             R 1100 per person (individual entries, not team entries), which includes a Hamburger and chips on Saturday and Worsroll and chips on Sunday at the Hotel.

It excludes accommodation.


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ROUTE INFORMATION


The Houw Houk Tour gives you the opportunity to cycle some of the W2W routes and trails. The Tour aims to let you explore and experience what a multi-stage event is all about and offers a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. Only STRAVA linked timing is done.

The start and finish of both stages will be at the Houwhoek Hotel.


  • Stage 1 on Saturday: Beaumont & Wildekrans Loop
    A 45km & 770m climb loop down the historic Katpass, on the historic Van der Stel Pass, Rooihoogte, Wildekrans, Botriver village and back up Katpass, to the finish at the Hotel. The stage covers easy and interesting single tracks in Wildekrans.



  • Stage 2 on Sunday: Paul Cluver Loop
    A 50km & 1000m climb loop past Lebanon town, Paul Cluver and back along the Korteshoven and Houwhoek Switchback and Single Tracks. This stage covers iconic single track trails such as Trunks, Boomslang, Pofadder and Witklippies.



MASSAGE RECOVERY ZONE


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The HOUW HOEK MTB TOUR, GRAVEL RACE are sanctioned by Cycling South Africa.

More information: mtb-adventures.co.za/events/houw-hoek-mtb-tour

Houw Hoek MTB Tour 2024

Entries open 6 days from now

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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
HH MTB TOUR
This entry includes one water point per day and lunch
95 km Over two days 07:30 R 1,100.00

Event location
Houw Hoek Hotel, Elgin

Route information
Coordinates -34.205644, 19.151144
Address Houw Hoek Hotel, Greater Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa
City Elgin
Province Western Cape


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