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What Sets Us Apart?


At Cape Adventures, we are driven by a profound passion for mountain biking and a deep appreciation for the natural world. We thrive on the sheer joy of immersing ourselves in the beauty of nature and the great outdoors. Our journey began with a simple yet powerful desire—to share the exhilaration of adventure and the wonders of the Cape's outdoors with both tourists and our fellow locals. We believe that everyone, regardless of their background, should have the opportunity to experience the pure joy of adventure and create lasting memories.


1. Trusted and Experienced Guides


With over 40 years of combined experience and intimate local knowledge of the trails and culture in Cape Town, our guides are the backbone of Cape Adventures. Our founders, Philip and Fredrik, boast nearly three decades of mountain biking experience. They specialise in Cross Country (XC), Trail, and Enduro riding. With such experience, they possess a wealth of knowledge in riding skills and techniques, bike mechanics and bike setup. When you embark on a journey with Cape Adventures, you can trust that you are guided by seasoned experts who have a profound understanding of mountain biking and the Cape's trails and unique terrain.


2. Top Quality High-Performance Bikes


At Cape Adventures, we take pride in providing our clients with an exceptional fleet of mountain bikes. Our seven high-performance full-suspension bikes, all equipped with dropper posts, are meticulously chosen to offer the utmost in riding pleasure. These bikes are regularly serviced, consistently maintained and are all younger than three years old, Our bikes ensure a smooth, safe and exhilarating biking experience.


3. Crafted Trail Rides to Match Client Skill and Experience


Your adventure begins with us understanding your preferences. We ask for your experience and skill level, your comfort zones and your appetite for uplifting challenges. Based on your input, we select trails that perfectly align with your expectations and safety. As you embark on your ride, we continuously assess your abilities and make any necessary adjustments. Our commitment goes beyond just guiding; we provide on ride coaching and riding tips to enhance your skills and make your adventure truly unforgettable.


4. Safety is a Priority


Safety is our paramount concern. All our  helmets feature advanced protection systems. We also supply you with gloves and optional knee guards for added protection. In our support vehicle, you'll find a comprehensive first-aid kit, including immobilisation kit like slings and wrist guards.  Our mountain bikes are meticulously maintained to ensure optimal performance and safety.


5. On-Ride Coaching


Our coaching isn't limited to guiding you through the trails. We offer in-depth coaching on bike setup and essential riding skills, covering topics such as body positioning, pedalling efficiency, braking, cornering, looking ahead, navigating drop-offs, and tackling rocky terrains. With our guidance, you'll not only explore breathtaking trails but also improve your mountain biking skills.

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