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Sutherland - Calvinia - Prince Albert

Karoo Adventure Delux - 1002km - 3 Days
Route Info:
The Karoo
is an adventure riding heaven both summer and winter if you can handle the chill. The route is accessible from many location and travels through 15 Mountain Passes.
Mainly starting in Laingsburg, but can be started in Prince Albert or Calitzdorp. It ventures off from Laingsburg through Moodenaarskaroo up to Sutherland and into the Tankwa Karoo, up Ganga Pass (beware of punctures) to Middlepos and on to Calvinia for the overnight stop.
From Calvinia it heads South again down the R357 back to Sutherland into the Klein Roggeveld and over the amazing Rammelkop Pass and down to Prince Albert to Karoo Lodge for the second night. Next morning its through Swartberg Pass and into Die Hel to the view point and out again. Head down to Calitzdorp and back to laingsburg.
A true adventure route with only a short section of tar from Prince Albert Road to Prince Albert.

Intermediate and expert riders will be most at home. Beginners should be in a group of experienced riders.

Point to Point:

Laingsburg - Verlatenkloof Pass - Amandelnek Pass - Tankwa Karoo National Park - Gannaga Pass - Middelpos - Calvinia - Middelpos - Kommetjie se hoogte Pass - Die Bron - Sutherland - Rooikloof Pass - Allemanshoek Pass - Rammelkop Pass - Merweville - Prince Albert Road - Prince Albert - Swartberg Pass - Die Hel - Matjiesrivier - Huis se Hoogte Pass - Kruisrivierpoort Pass - Calitzdorp - Huisrivier Pass - Seweweekspoort Pass - Koueveld Pass - Witnekke Pass - Laingsburg

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