Bokmakierie Trail (11.5 km Route)

MODERATE 8 reviews

Bokmakierie Trail (11.5 km Route) is a 11.9 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Midvaal NU, Gauteng, South Africa that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

Distance: 11.9 km Elevation Gain: 436 m Route Type: Loop

backpacking

camping

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

road biking

scenic driving

trail running

walking

bird watching

views

wildlife

no shade

Gates open at 07h00 and be sure to bring cash along as their sign reads no cheques or credit cards. They do have a card machine but it wasn't online so I'm not sure if it'll work. I really enjoyed running this trail! Quite rocky and technical at times so took it slow over these parts. There were some flatter stretches as well where you can open up a bit. Overall I'd rate it a moderate trail and would like to return to try improve my time.

I definitely enjoyed this hike. Good elevation and technical most times, definitely need to keep your wits about you. I’m off to a three day and two night hike in the Berg soon and this was definitely good practice!

hiking
6 months ago

I enjoyed it. Will do it again

10 months ago

its quiet amazing and the scenery awesome

hiking
11 months ago

Great hike, so close to JHB - a great way to visit mama nature without needing to stay overnight. It's about 3.5hrs or 4 hrs to do the Bokmakierie trail - there's game to be seen as well! Full youtube review https://youtu.be/LY4nIzqb4PU (or search for "Bokmakierie" or "Suikerbosrand"). No streams or rivers so bring water.

hiking
3 months ago

9 months ago

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