Safety First

Safety Guidelines

The safety of all trail users is important. Please use the following guidelines when using the trails.

The trail network is spread over multiple farms and various terrain. It is near impossible to secure this vast expanse and therefore advise visitors to be caution and aware of their surroundings.

  • Ensure you let a friend or family member know where you are going.
  • Download the mySOS app for Andriod from the Play store or IOS from the Appstore and enter the required details to ensure help can be dispatched efficiently and urgently where required. Details can be found here.
  • Do not use the trails alone. Where you have no other choice, please download the mySOS app and use the mySOS Track me option. Read more here.
  • Trailforks (Appstore & Google Play) has extensive details on the trails and also offer an emergency function.
  • Save the Emergency Numbers : 083 384 2976 / 076 022 5141
  • Have an adequately charged mobile phone with you.
  • Stay on the marked trails, DO NOT deviate off the trails.

Indemnity & Rules

By accessing the trails, you agree to to the following:

I/ we Acknowledge and give my/our full consent that this Full Indemnity applies once entering this Venue/trail .I / We give full consent to the below conditions for as long as I visit any Hero Adventure Trail / Paarl Adventure Trail and I acknowledge and accept that by entering this premises / Trail ,I agree that I will not have to sign another indemnity again for these Venues/trails and accept the conditions below unconditionally and for every time I visit the premises/ trails.

I/We hereby acknowledge that I/we enter the premises/ trails of HERO Adventure trails / Paarl Adventure trails entirely at my/our own risk. I/we acknowledge that I/we are well acquainted and fully aware of and accept the real dangers and risks that are associated with visiting /using the Trails ,Mountain biking , Running ,Walking Obstacle Trails and all other features/ facilities at HERO Adventure Trails / Paarl Adventure trails arising from activities/presence of wild and dangerous animals/reptiles, birds, insects and the risk of suffering bodily harm, injury, death , Theft and or loss to property which may arise as a result of the activities and or presence .

I/we are fully aware that there are no lifesaving or medical facilities of any nature provided. I/We hereby acknowledge that I/we are aware of the risks involved in the usage and all other activities associated and accept such risks. I/ We hereby confirm and acknowledge that I/We are fully capable, fit , knowledgeable and experienced to use ,take part ,compete in the necessary activities, and features at HERO Adventure Trails / Paarl Adventure Trails.

I/We hereby waive all claim or claims of whatsoever cause or nature weather being of a negligent nature or not , or loss howsoever arising against the owners of HERO Adventure Trails / Paarl Adventure Trails, there associates ,employees or any person or company connected weather directly or indirectly with the running of the Venues and trails and fellow guests/invitees which I/we might have arising out of harm, injury, death or loss suffered whilst on the premises/ trails , and weather arising from an act of commission or omission on the part of those hereby indemnified or any one of them.

I/We therefore indemnify and hold harmless and free the owners of HERO Adventure trails / Paarl Adventure Trails, there associates ,employees and or any person connected whether directly or indirectly with the running of activities and fellow guests /invitees from any and all claims of whatsoever cause or nature which may arise on behalf of my spouse/ common law wife/husband, children , weather minor or adult or relative and or persons accompanying me to the Hero Adventure / Paarl Adventure Trail and venues.

No Helmet no ride, MTB, Runners / walkers/hikers / Obstacle training must have wrist Band or boards. All children under the age of 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult on trails . Do not use alone , it is also your responsibility to get the relevant emergency numbers and other safety services details and use them IMPORTANT NUMBERS: Download the MY SOS App on your phone and activate it before using any of our trails

Emergency: 083 384 2976 / 076 022 5141 Security: 082 654 5523 Medical: 071 501 6007 Snake / Reptile bites: 021 931 6129.

STRICT USAGE HOURS: Summer (07:00 – 18:00). Winter (08:00 – 17:00). No exceptions. You need to be off the trail outside these hours. No use without paying and registering at a registered trail center as we need to inform landowners who is on the trail for safety reasons, these are private properties and we need to respect landowner’s privacy.

KOM/QOM Challenge

Paarl MTB Challenge

Experience the best of Paarl!

1 May 2021

Steep climbs, thrilling descents, world-class XCO courses and plenty of single-track on offer at Paarl's official MTB challenge.