Top Mountain Bike Trails -ePDF covers the best trails, routes and rides in the three Cape provinces. Up-to-date route information, great photographs and excellent, detailed maps, along with IMBA trail Trail Difficulty Rating system and AMA trail approvals, make this book the perfect companion for experienced as well as aspiring mountain biking enthusiasts. A comprehensive list of trails to explore in the other six provinces, plus a directory of bike shops and a handy atlas of the area can also be found at the back of the book.
Route info, distance, time, options and facilities.
[box]About the Author:
Jacques Marais is a professional photographer, photojournalist and author who primarily focuses on adventure travel, extreme sport and the great outdoors. He regularly contributes to a wide selection of premium adventure-, travel- and outdoor lifestyle magazines and newspapers, both in South Africa and abroad.
He has authored and contributed to more than a dozen outdoor and adventure guides, covering activities as diverse as mountain biking, trail running, hiking and adventure racing. Awards include selection as a TOP 50 Finalist in the acclaimed ILLUME Red Bull Photographic Competition, as well as Gold and Silver Certificates in the respected SONY Profoto Awards.
When Marais isn’t travelling around the most remote corners of the globe, he explores the Cape Peninsula trails with his wife Karyn and three kids – Beth, Robert and Grace – on their bikes or on foot.[/box]