This Trail was designed to showcase the amazing features, venues and activities around the Paarl Mountain, most of the trail is wide single-track but there are a number of climbs and intermediate technical sections, if you are not comfortable walk and take extreme caution
The Base Trail is A journey around Paarl Mountain. Take your time and enjoy the trail, there are many points of interest and stop over points along the way. various venues where you can stop to enjoy activities. You can also plan your trip and only use sections of the trail (point to Point use).
There are shuttle services available to pick you up at points if you so wish (enquire at trail center). Many of these venues, artisans and farms rely on your support so please stop enjoy what they have to offer and don’t forget to thank these amazing folks.
Enjoy the picturesque landscape of fynbos vegetation dominated by massive rounded granite rock formations set among wild olives, rock candlewoods and wagon trees. There are a host of other activities to do in the reserve that include Picnics , Fishing and tours.
Please note that this area is an environmentally sensitive area, do not deviate of the trails, remove or damage and fauna or flora.
The trail is mostly sand road , but includes a couple of long climbs and steep descents . There are also links to the Hero Adventure Trails at Rhebokskloof and Spice Route as well as the Paarl Adventure Base trail. please note that on this route you share the road with vehicles , so keep left and be cautious.
The Paarl Town Route is all tar roads and takes you through the Centre of Paarl CBD, an endless list of Coffee shops, Restaurants, Museums, Retail and Artisans will take you on a journey through time and showcase the rich History of Paarl. Don’t forget to stop over at the Paarl Tourism Centre to get info on the wide variety of tours and activities in the area
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