Four Passes and Two CRF250L’s

The KwaZulu Natal Four Passes Traverse Gus was in KZN towards the middle of last year for his annual kite board factory shutdown and since his CRF250L was already here, we decided to head out and conquer four of the passes that climb the Eastern Drakensberg between KZN and the Freestate – namely Muller’s Pass,…

The Khyber Pass

Yes we have one too. Our Khyber Pass is located in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands just outside the little town of Howick. It’s not amazingly high or long or treacherous but is as beautiful, quiet and offers amazing views of the Karkloof Mountains and you climb the side of De Magtenburg mountain. At the base,…

The Road to Cramond

The KwaZulu Natal Midlands is just made for adventure biking – there are so many back roads to be explored, coffee shops to be sampled and even the odd craft beer brewery for those that enjoy it. Pat and I decided to take the back roads to Cramond the other day, heading out from Howick…

Karkloof Ramblings

Had a great ride around the Karkloof in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands in South Africa. A gorgeous winter day, stunning views over the mountains and coffee at the Black Olive in Howick afterwards made for an epic morning. Check out our short movie Riding around in the Karkloof from Roger and Pat de la Harpe…