KROMRIVIER BEAST presented by Buchu Life, 16 to 18 May 2025

A weekend adventure that takes you on a thrilling journey around the Kromrivier amphitheater. 

Challenge yourself on the 44km Route. Includes prize money and trackers. R20 000 each for winning Male and Female!!! LIMITED to 20 entries (Elite runners start in a unique batch before Adventure runners).

A Skyline trail that takes you on a thrilling journey around the Kromrivier Valley amphitheater.

You’ll climb six challenging peaks along the route.  Each peak must be reached within a specified cut-off time, or you may be directed down the Valley. However, we believe in rewarding your efforts, so if you can maintain a brisk pace, you’ll be in for a truly magnificent day, covering a distance of 42km, with a manageable elevation gain of 2100m.

Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Kromrivier Valley on the 27km Kromrivier Beast Trail.

This trail offers a stunning and picturesque route that will take you through some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes. Prepare to conquer the first peak of the 42km route, Suikerberg Peak.
A comfortable climb of 900m. This trail promises not only a challenging adventure but also an unforgettable journey through stunning scenery.


  • Race garment, cap and buff
  • BuchuLife goodie bag
  • Kromrivier Wine & Beer Tasting at Registration
  • Registration Dinner – Friday
  • Finishers Feast – Saturday
  • Buffet Breakfast – Sunday
  • Conservation & Trail fee
Friday, Compulsory Registration:
You should arrive at Kromrivier after lunchtime on Friday, 16 May. Registration with Wine tasting, Beer tasting from 4pm, Dinner served from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, Compulsory briefing with final Route instructions at 6:30pm. Saturday, Race day:
Race starts: Elite: 06:20 Adventurer: 06:30 BEAST Lite: 08:00. Overall cut-off 6pm. Dinner served from 6:30pm.Sunday, Breakfast:
Enjoy a Photo slideshow of race day as you enjoy a hearty breakfast at the Cederberg Park restaurant from 8 to 10am.


Chalets & Safari Tents mail Landi HERE
Camping at R900 per site per night, includes own hot shower and toilet. Sleeps Max 8 campers per site. Min 2 nights.

Mail us HERE to book your accommodation.

Friends, family welcome to join in on the weekend fun. Meal vouchers available (this will be communicated on our BEAST whatsapp group closer to event date).

Nearby Accommodation Options: 
Sanddrif Cottages and Camping
Driehoek, Oasis, Nuwerust, Mount Cedar.

Please note – No Dogs allowed. This is a mountain conservation area, with plenty of animals, snakes, leopards and baboons.