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Best trails in Stellenbosch

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Looking for a great trail near Stellenbosch, Western Cape? AllTrails has 11 great hiking trails, views trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in Table Mountain National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens or Deer Park. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 7 hard trails in Stellenbosch ranging from 5.1 to 8.3 miles and from 669 to 4,632 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Stellenbosch
Top trails (11)
#1 - Jonkershoek Waterfalls
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 14 m
Jonkershoek Waterfalls is a 6.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a numbShow more
#2 - Panorama Trail and Waterfalls Loop
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 5 h 36 m
Panorama Trail and Waterfalls Loop is a 8.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail iShow more
#3 - Swartboskloof to Leopards Rock
Hottentots-Holland Nature Reserve
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 4 h 28 m
Swartboskloof to Leopards Rock is a 6.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult.Show more
#4 - Swarboskloof Trail and Sosyskloof Trail Loop
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 34 m
Swarboskloof Trail and Sosyskloof Trail Loop is a 4.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The tShow more
#5 - Swartboskloof Trail Loop
Assegaaibosch Nature Reserve
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 49 m
Swartboskloof Trail Loop is a 3.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail iShow more
#6 - Korketrekkeren Waterfall Viewpoint
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 3 h 30 m
Korketrekkeren Waterfall Viewpoint is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. TheShow more
#7 - Mount Franschoek via Manganese Trail
Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 45 m
Mount Franschoek via Manganese Trail is a 5.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficShow more
#8 - Jonkershoek Reserve Loop
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 4 h 59 m
Jonkershoek Reserve Loop is a 8.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is Show more
#9 - Stellenbosch Mountain via Paradyskloof Forest
Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 4 h 29 m
Stellenbosch Mountain via Paradyskloof Forest is a 6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated Show more
#10 - Jonkershoek MTB Loop
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
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Length: 11.5 mi
Jonkershoek MTB Loop is a 11.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is pShow more
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