Riemvasmaak MTB Trail
Here is rugged but breathtaking beauty, awesome scenery, towering granite cliffs and the bliss of natural hot springs to wash the desert dust and worries of the outside world away. Riemvasmaak occupies a special place in South African history as it was one of the first land-restitution projects in the new South Africa. About two-thirds of the people of Riemvasmaak belong to the Nama culture and live at the mission station.
Riemvasmaak, encompassing 74 000 hectares of fascinating desert wilderness, offers harsh rides along a dedicated mountain-bike trail and three 4x4 routes. Terrain varies from thick sand and rugged tracks to deep dongas and rocky plateaus – you can expect to suffer and push at times...
(GPS coordinates: -28.450393, 20.307713)