North West is a province in the northern part of South Africa, on the Botswana border and fringed by Kalahari desert to the west, Gauteng province to the east and Free State to the South. Home to the Sun City, it attracts both locals and tourists all year round and has a great deal to offer. It is peaceful and offers a sunny climate all year through, making for a most rewarding holiday experience.
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Mountain Biking in Filthy Trails, Antwerp, Flanders Belgium
If you are a fan of speed, in the vicinity of Antwerp in Lanklaar, there is a huge private fenced area of 250 ac / 1 km², an appropriate arena for many off road activities. Mountain Biking Freeride is only one of the sports that are being practiced at the park. The Maasvallei Park is amazing and the bike park inside, Filthy Trails, has everything to offer to Mountain Bike Free-riders.
Various levels of experience and many trails to satisfy your need for speed are available on the spot. Three trails of the park are the most suitable for MTB Free-riding. The Single-track, the Boogie and Wings. Along the Single-track trail, you will find a lot of berms that can be ridden with high velocities, double jumps and some little drops.
The trail is ideal to push yourself to the limit, riding the trail as fast as possible. The boogie is a trail for fast riding, containing hip jumps, fast berms and root sections. Finally Wings is a trail for bikers who can’t get enough from really fast driving, making big air and flying.
So, if you are a speed and an outdoor enthusiast, this is the terrain for you. Just make sure to call first because the area has opening hours. Bring food and drinks with you because there is nothing nearby. Bear in mind that cars in the area are prohibited, so you should leave them at the parking lot.
How to Get to Destination
Iron Rhine at its Dutch part connects Antwerp with the German Ruhr area and runs from the Belgian border via Budel, Weert and Roermond to Vlodrop and the German border. The railroads connect the major cites of the province, such as Antwerp, Mechelen, Herentals, Turnhout and Mol. The Iron Rhine connects Antwerp with Mönchengladbach in Germany. The new High Speed Train connects Antwerpen-Centraal railway station with Brussels (HSL 4) and Amsterdam (HSL-Zuid) at high speed. So take a train from almost anywhere in Europe and abort at the Antwerpen-Centraal railway station.
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