• Use the trail at own and absolute risk

  • Only permit holders are allowed on the trails

  • Do not cycle, walk or run alone

  • Abide to Portage, Horse and Dangerous notifications

  • Abide to all NO BICYCLES BEYOND THIS POINT signs

  • No litter/ no smoking/ no fires/ no shouting is allowed

  • Stay on the marked route

  • No quads, motorbikes and/or vehicles (excluding those of landowners and their staff) are allowed on the route and will be confiscated

  • Peddle assist E-bikes are allowed

  • Obey the instructions of cycling marshals and land owners on the trails

  • Report any transgressions immediately to Kobus - 071 862 1440

  • The trails are clock wise, no ‘against traffic or reverse’ is allowed (the first +- 1 km is two way traffic)

  • NO CYCLING is allowed in the Fernkloof Nature Reserve from Rotary Way or any of the trails down towards town from Rotary Way


 By buying a permit the participant acknowledge that they fully understand and accept that such activity (mountain biking/trail running/hiking/cycling) shall be undertaken at the participants absolute own risk and undertake on behalf of themselves and the applicant to indemnify, hold harmless and absolve DUSTY FEET, Kobus Stofberg, Hermanus Adventures and it owners and staff, The Hemel and Aarde Trails, the owners of the land on which trails pass and all their associated companies and organizations and their employees and representatives acting in such capacity, against and from any claims whatsoever which may arise in connection with any loss and/or damage to the person and/or property of the applicant and the course of such activities. 

They also agree to adhere to the rules of the trails and respect the areas they share.