Dave Simpson.

Registered nature tour guide.

Dave Simpson, owner and founder of Cycling Adventures has made his passion for the outdoors his business. He has been a nature and eco-tour leader for the past decade. With a wealth of knowledge, a passion for the environment and a love of people he devotes his time and energy into providing a top class service.

Each tour has been designed to show the best of the South Africa. Attention to detail far surpasses any other local Eco tour company. We specialize in cycle tours from one to ten days: catering for groups of people, families, couples, tourists and locals alike.

Cycling Adventures is based in the quaint village of Barrydale on the famous Route 62, nestled in the Langerberg mountain range yet only a couple of hours from the mother city of Cape Town.

Tony Barlow

Tony brings a wealth of experience to Cycling Adventures. He has taken part in 27 Arguses and is very capable on the mechanical side of a cycle.

He is happiest on the seat of a bicycle and loves to get off the tar onto our beautiful country gravel roads.

Tony and Dave have been on many adventures together.

Ian Martin

Photographer and fellow adventurer.

Ian Martin is our valued photographer, route planner and adventurer. He is a long standing member of the Cycling Adventures team.

Our Tours:

Western Cape Tours:

  • Langeberg Oxwagon to Coast Cycle Tour
  • The Knysna Forests Cycle
  • The Majestic Cape Coast Cycle Tour
  • Swartberg Passes Cycle Tour
  • Seweweekspoort cycle/horse tour
  • The Sanbona To Robinson Pass Cycle Tour
  • Flowers of Namaqualand Cycle Tour (Peak Wild Flower Season)
  • West Coast Flower Cycle Tour (Peak Flower Season)
  • The Cederberg Cycle Tour
  • The Blue Crane Cycle Tour

Or you can plan your own tour.

Kwa-Zulu Natal:

Big Five game reserves, pristine beaches, sugar cane plantations, sub-tropical coastline, the rolling hills of the midlands and the majestic Drakensberg Mountains. This natural splendour combined with the provinces rich culture and historical heritage makes Kwa-Zulu Natal an amazing place to tour on a bicycle.

We also offer tours venturing into the Eastern Cape and along the dramatic and spectacular Eastern Cape Wild Coast. 

The adventure options are endless.

Tour Dates


The tour departs from the quaint village of Himeville along the foothills of the Drakensberg into the farmlands of East Griqualand ending off at a Inn in Kokstad

Get in Touch

Contact Details
Mobile: +27 82 854 8642