De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience 2020
Fri 20 Nov - Sun 22 Nov 2020 @ De Hoop, Western Cape

Overberg MTB Events

De Hoop Vlei MTB (Guided)Experience 

Date: 20-22 November 2020

Route options, distance and times :

Friday 20 November: 19km: 17h00

19km Sunset Scramble (Optional) 

Saturday 21 November 55km : 7h30: 

Flat out on the rock

Saturday 21 November: 32km: 7h30

(De Mond-Melkkamer Dash - shorter distance option and less hardcore)

Sunday 22 November : 62km: 7h30:

Trails to whales

Ride Format:

Small groups of 10 riders will depart every 15 minutes apart. Faster riders earlier and slow riders later. Your names will be added to starting lists at reception at De Hoop Collection when you book in for the weekend. GPS downloads will be available. 


Each group will be accompanied by a skilled mountain bike guide. They include a well-known UCI qualified coach, bike mechanical engineer and skilled mountain bike riders including the legendary Cape trails team. Guides have the mechanical knowledge to assist but please ensure that you have a serviced bike with enough tire sealant in PLUS necessary spares. White Stone Cycles will be at De Hoop with limited bike spares if needed to assist riders.


  • Self-supported ride.
  • No water points, riders are responsible for their own water and supplies, but we are offering one small goody bag with nutrition supplies to each rider.
  • Routes will be marked.
  • Medical crew available.  


Entry fee of R2 650 Includes:

  • x Dinners, 2 x Lunches and 2 x Breakfasts at the Fig Tree restaurant at De Hoop Collection
  • 1 x Bottle of complimentary Lomond wine
  • Goody bag with nutrition supplies from Enduren
  • 1 x Complimentary massage by EPT recovery
  • Bike wash
  • Medical assistance on route.


Cape Nature Gate fee payable at gate.
CIOVITA rider jersey (optional extra)

Accommodation at De Hoop Collection starting from ONLY R375 pp per night.

BOOK and pay before end September and receive a further 10% discount! 

For more information: Email: Nicola DIRECTLY (no online bookings) : [email protected]za

More information:

De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience 2020

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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp) 2 person team (pp)
De Hoop Vlei MTB
includes meals | Accommodation is NOT included in the entry
136 km or shorter 113km 08:00 R 2,650.00 R 2,650.00
De Hoop One Day
Excluding meals and Cape Nature gate fee
55 km Saturday / 64km Sunday 08:00 R 600.00 -
De Mond/Melkkamer Dash WAITING LIST ONLY
(Including Saturday lunch only)
32 km To Melkkamer and back (Less hardcore) 08:00 R 650.00 -

Event location
De Hoop Collection, De Hoop

Route information
Coordinates -34.4551363, 20.3990696
Address De Hoop Collection, De Hoop Nature Reserve, Overberg DC, South Africa
City De Hoop
Province Western Cape