Adventure Events

2018 Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter

7 Days - 614km - 10 200m vertical ascent

The Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter, in partnership with STANLIB and Volvo, is an iconic seven-day South African mountain bike race over 614km. It takes 270 intrepid adventurers over seven incredible stages and 10 200m of vertical ascent from the picturesque Garden Route town of Knysna to Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands.

It's an all-inclusive, unforgettable luxury off-the-bike experience and an incredibly rewarding on-the-bike journey over some of the finest mountain-biking terrain in the country.

2018 Route

STAGE 1: Knysna to Wilderness - 71km; 1350m ascent
STAGE 2: Wilderness to Mossel Bay - 86km; 1900m ascent
STAGE 3: Hartenbos to Riversdale (Roller coaster stage) - 102km; 1600m ascent
STAGE 4: Riversdale to Swellendam - 106km; 1500m ascent
STAGE 5: Swellendam to Greyton - 99km; 1200m ascent
STAGE 6: Greyton to Houwhoek (Cape Wagon stage) - 74km; 1050m ascent
STAGE 7: Houwhoek to Franschhoek - 73km; 1850m ascent
Last update on this event: 11/01/2018
Event added: 11/01/2018
General Event Details
Sunday, 04 February 2018 - Saturday, 10 February 2018
Western Cape, Knysna
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Anica van Wyk
Tel: 041 368 4992