Katberg Sky Trail

What is the Katberg Sky Trail?

The RB Africa Katberg Skytrail is a 35 km trail run at 1000 - 1600 m above sea level through pristine wilderness.

  • What is  the date for 2018?

Saturday 17 November

  • What time does it start?

08h00 for walkers and 09h00 for runners.

  • What is the route?

The route is marked. It is specifically cleared for the event and starts with a gentle trot across the Katberg Game Reserve, leading to single track through indigenous forest, up the contoured forestry road to a final climb up a rocky path to the cliff face where runners pause to take in the breathtaking scenery. From there runners traverse the mountain face before the descent winding down the rocky Kat Pass jeep track

  • What is the cut off time?

There is no cut off time.  ​​​​​

  • What time is prize giving?

Prize giving is at 15h00.

How do I enter?

  • How much does it cost?

35 km Sky Trail - R 450

10 km Sky Lite - R 350

2 km Spur Kids - R 120

Discounted entries for the Sky Trail and Sky Lite are available for WCC participants  (R 50 off for 2018 participants and R100 off for confirmed 2019 WCC particpants). 

  • What is included in the entry fee?

    • Awesome hoody for Sky Trail and Sky Lite entrants

    • T shirts for Spur Kids entrants

  • When do entries open?

Entries open ​on 1 June 2018

  • When do entries close?

Entries close on 2 November 

  • How do I enter?

Download an entry form, fill it in and send it back to us. 

Your spot is secured  by payment of the entry fee. Account details are as follows:

  • RB Adventures

  • FNB 627 540 432 49

  • Branch: 250655

FAQs

  • Is there a shorter distance available?

Yes, 10 km and 2 km options are available.

  • What must I carry?

Participants should carry their hydration and food for the day

  • Are there prizes?

Yes, there are podium prizes. 

  • Are there water points?

There is one water point at the top of the mountain where runners can refill with water.

  • Is accommodation available?

Yes a variety of accommodation specials are on offer:

  • Katberg Academy Hotel: R 430 p/p sharing p/n (dinner, bed, breakfast)

  • Self Catering Golf Villas:
    2 bedroom R 1300 p/n (sleeps up to 4 people)
    3 bedroom R 1840 p/n (sleeps up to 8 people)

Please call 040 864 1010 to book​

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