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Stoney Ridge Offroad Academy, 4×4 Trails, Weenen

Kwazulu-Natal Stoney Ridge Offroad AcademyStoney Ridge Off-road Academy, in the Thukela Biosphere Reserve, is a top-class off-road training facility that runs two-day courses.

There are six trails traversing shale, rock, sand, rivers, dongas and steep slopes. Owner John Rich will customise a route depending on your experience and vehicle restrictions.

There’s also a self-drive GPS route should you feel up for the challenge. There’s gorgeous scenery and great hospitality, and it’s the perfect place to jump-start your 4×4 skills.

The way there: From Weenen, take the R74 to Colenso, then travel for 5 km until you see a sign for Stoney Ridge on the right.

Stoney Ridge 4x4 Trails and AcademyAccommodation: There’s a rustic tented camp from R595 a person a night (children under 12 stay for less), including food and refreshments.

Contact: Jacqui Ikin tel 036-354-7012, or John Rich tel 073-697-5108, email jacqui @netactive.co.za

Read Getaway Magazine’s Article on all the best 4×4 Trails in South Africa



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