Horse Riding Trails
Beautiful trails through the forestry at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains. All levels of riding are welcome. The guides are professional and experienced. Trails vary from a few hours to a full day trail. Bookings have to be made well in advance.
Mountain Bike Routes
There are many possibilities for mountain bikers in the beautiful Hermitage Valley on the fringe of town. The Hermitage Valley is famous for its youngberry farming, and you will have beautiful views on the Langeberg Mountains.
Mountain bikers can also experience the 58 km cycle trail at Grootvadersbosch, a Nature Reserve at half an hours’ drive from Swellendam. The paths go through the indigenous forest, and through farmland of the conservancy. This is a modest to difficult route, shorter options are available. Mountain bikes can be rented in town.