Will cyclists be banned from Chapman’s Peak?

Several complaints have been received by the operators regarding the behaviour of cyclists on Chapman’s Peak, riding abreast and / or taking up the whole road. This has prompted discussions of banning cycling on Chappies. This cannot happen! Please ride responsibly: Keep left, and make sure the cyclists who ride around you do the same. Let’s keep Chappies open for cyclists.

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Vlakkenberg to Chapman’s Peak

This hike will take you from Constantia Nek to a cold beer at the Chapman’s Peak Hotel in Hout Bay. I recommend doing this one as a one way: leave a car at the East Fort at the foot of Chapman’s Peak — or even better: at The Chapman’s Peak Hotel or Dunes in Hout Bay. After the initial slog up Vlakkenberg, the going is pretty easy. This is part of the Hoerikwaggo Trail.

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