The Elephant coast is located at the eastern seaboard of South Africa. It stretches along the Indian Ocean in the east, it borders with Mozambique in the north while the south-west lies on the Zululand. Extending inland across the Lubombo mountains and the famous Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve, which is the oldest in Africa and home to the big 5.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Mountain Biking in Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa
At 5 km/3.1 mi away from Durban, there is an amazing mountain biking experience. The spot is within the Kenneth Stainbank Nature reserve and has become very popular among mountain bikers.
Characterized by single tracks, roots, rocks and jeep-tracks, it is suitable for older children with some single track experience. The trail is a 9 km/5.5 mi long circuit route, lasting between 1-2 hours, depending on whether one chooses to tackle with some technical areas.
Biking is an all year round adventure, however it is always advisable to ride in groups for safety reasons.