Rules, Permits & Membership


Access to the marked trails is restricted, on private property & by prior arrangement only.

Mtb access is approved for Tulbagh Mountain Bike Club members and permitted riders.

Please be considerate of the trails and your surrounds in every aspect.


  1. Ride at your own risk
  2. No permit no ride
  3. No helmet no ride
  4. Close gates behind you
  5. Farm’s traffic ALWAYS has right of way
  6. No littering anywhere
  7. No picnicking on the route
  8. No fires or smoking on the route
  9. Stay on marked tracks
  10. No riding after 18h00


2-day Permit:

  • Fill in your name and details in the provided Permit Book & make sure you sign.
  • Tear out the top copy and keep this with you at all times when riding or running.
  • Obtain a copy of the route-map from the cashier.
  • The club was created to enable access to private land; please observe the rules.
  • Your R 60.00 fee contribution allows you to ride for 2 days on both trails and is used toward the upkeep and upgrading of our trails.

Yearly Membership

Purchase this from Tulbagh Hardware for R400pp. This provides you with year round access and on the mailing list for updates on routes, maintenance and other club related matters.

Where to Buy your Permits:

  • Shell Garage (in Tulbagh town)
  • Cape Dutch Quarters (on Tulbagh’s main road – vd Stel Str)
  • Tulbagh Tourism Office (on Church Str next to the museum)
  • Saronsberg Wine Cellars (out on the Roodezand Road, 5 km out of Tulbagh)