Dust till Sea 5 day trip, Eastern Cape (Willowmore to Plettenberg bay)


This route is 95% gravel roads and requires a fair amount of time in the saddle, however it takes one along routes few travel. The overnights are all in white linen and food gets prepared by your guides.

All accommodation, breakfast, diner and backup vehicle included. Lunch, snacks and petrol for own account!

Day 1
Willowmore to Joe and Mossie, this day will take you along all the back roads to the Loxton area. Some fast Karroo roads and a few gravel passes brings us to our overnight!
Distance for the day 370 km

Day 2
Leaving our overnight we head for Carnarvon and Pampoenpoort, cross the Seekoei River and down Cephanjespoort pass to our overnight village best known for its night creatures.
Distance for the day 442 km


Day 3
We leave our overnight and head for Murraysburg over some interesting gravel roads, quite a bit of twee spoor (two spoor) roads. Past Aasvoelberg over the Krom River into the Riverine Rabbit conservancy. Another nice gravel pass brings us to our destination.
Distance for the day 470 km.

Day 4
Early morning we reach Merwevill. The Rammelkop and Komsberg Pass take us to our royal overnight village!
Distance for the day 390 km.


Day 5
Final day leads us over Swartberg Pass along Raubenheimer Dam to Dysselsdorp. Following the Kammanasie river we get to Uniondale and hopefully we don't spook the ghost! Down Prince Alfred pass to our final destination in Plettenberg Bay
Distance for the day 255 km.

Total distance for trip 1927 km.

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