The Kromrivier BEAST
Sat 6 May 2023, 06:00 @ Cederberg Municipality, Western Cape


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This is a tough event for Cederberg and Mountain lovers.

For the discerning trail runner who enjoys adventure and wilderness.

You need to be self-sufficient, there is no pampering other than of endless panoramic views. 

A skyline trail around the amphitheater of the Kromrivier Valley.

The highest point of the trail is Donkerkloof Peak is at 1750 metres. Looking north you can see Sneeuberg, the highest summit in the Cederberg.

The route traverses 6 Peaks, and each must be reached within a Cut off time, or you will be short coursed down the Valley.

But, we are generous and if you can hike fast, maintaining a reasonable tempo, you will enjoy a thrilling day out.

The total distance is 42km, and the elevation gain a very pleasant 2100m – we start at 1000m, at Kromrivier Farm.


Entry Fee 42km: (from 1 Jan 2023)

Standard fee: R3500


Entry Fee 26km: (from 1 Jan 2023)

Standard fee: R2100


Entry includes:

  • Race garment and buff
  • Conservation fee 
  • Goodie Bag
  • Wine and beer tasting 
  • Finisher's Feast


Accommodation: 

Mail Landi HERE to book your accommodation.


Luxury Chalets  R3000 per night, min 2 nights stay. Sleeps 4.

R3500 per night, min 2 nights stay. Sleeps 6. 

Safari Tents - R1900 per night, min 2 nights. Sleeps 2 - 4.

Camping at R700 per site, includes own hot shower and toilet. 


You will need to confirm your RACE entry in order to book accommodation. 

Friends, family welcome. 

It is a weekend adventure.


NEARBY ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS:

Sanddrif Cottages and Camping - Click HERE


Compulsory Race Briefing:

Runners are highly advised to arrive at Kromrivier after lunchtime on Friday 5th. Compulsory registration at Kromrivier reception will be at 4pm, briefing will follow at 6pm.

Enjoy a Runners meal at the finish line. 

Click HERE to view compulsory kit list.

For more info mail Landi HERE

Please note - No Dogs allowed. This is a mountain conservation area, with plenty of animals, snakes, leopards and baboons.  

The Kromrivier BEAST

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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Price (pp)
26km BEAST 26 km R 1,800.00
42km 42 km R 2,800.00

Event location
Kromrivier Farm, Cederberg Park, Cederberg Municipality

Coordinates -32.539068069861, 19.281953811646
Address Cederberg Park, Kromrivier Farm South Africa
City Cederberg Municipality
Province Western Cape