Knysna Cycle Works
Who are we ?
At Knysna Cycle Works we are dedicated cyclists
who are passionate about bikes.
We are committed to service and have been
keeping you on your bikes for many years.
We have not lost our enthusiasm to keep you cycling
and continue to stay motivated and excited
about all things bicycling.
Visit us soon !
REMEMBER the first time you rode a bicycle ?
The freedom and the excitement ? This is the joy we want you to experience when you take your bike home. We want you to love your bike! Buy a new bike, select one of our QUALITY PRE- OWNED BIKES or just HIRE A BIKE. WE TAKE YOUR SATISFACTION personally and want to offer you the standard of care that will please you. We are passionate about service.
VISIT US at our new premises in WATERFRONT PARK next to OXIGYM and experience our great service and NEW COFFEE SHOP. Our vision is to move forward meeting new customers and delivering the kind of SERVICE that will make you want to come back and become one of the family.
The MTB trail paradise we have in Knysna will restore your mind as you escape into the leafy shadows …..
On your bike you can explore a myriad of trails and gravel roads deep into the forest. Experience the mystical “kok-kok-kok-kok call of the Knysna Turaco ( Lourie ) or find a steaming mound of elephant dung if you are lucky !
Ride the “Oyster routes” or “Woodcutters” routes – local unmarked routes following a routes through MTO plantations . Some of these routes are used by local events , like the Knysna Cycle Race. Expect jeep-track, single track and gravel. Best ridden with the locals. There are all types of routes catering to all skill and fitness levels. Join us on an outride or skills session
Explore the great outdoors! Ride the “Kom-se-Pad” route or the 7 Passes on the Old Knysna – George Road
So JOIN US and take yourself on an adventure in our MTB trail paradise or let us show you around.
Hire a bike or bring your own
Or enter some of the MTB races in our area :
- Transcape 2017 : Registration: 4 February 2017 (Knysna)
Race: 5-11 February 2017 – Starts in Knysna
- Knysna Bull 2017 : 5km Prologue: 23 February 2017 (5pm)
3 Trail Stages (200km): 24 – 26 February 2017 – Knysna
- Oubos MTB Marathon Series no.2 : 25th February Blanco Primary School – George
- Kingfisher MTB Marathon Series no.3 : 18 March 2017 : Hoekwil Primary School – Hoekwil
- GR300 Enduro and GRLite : MTB :28 – 30 April 2017. Registration on Thursday 27th – Knysna
- 7 Passes MTB : 17 June 2017
- Momentum Weekend Argus Knysna Cycle Tour presented by Rotary: MTB Race : 8 July
- Forest Family Dam Ride : 9 July
At Knysna Cycle Works we do a lot of these events ourselves or offer professional back-up and servicing during these events
Please come in and find out when the next night ride will be. Riding for all abilities – from family #moonlightmassknysna rides to rides on the local trails
The prospect of riding in the dark can be daunting, the best thing is to just get out there and give it a go. You’ll soon feel the excitement, experiencing your local trails like you never have before!
Our local bike shop advantage When you buy a new bicycle one of your first choices will be where to shop.Do you go to your local bike shops, a Superstores or online ? If you do decide to buy from your LBS you will have the local bike shop advantage. Bicycles...
PRE-BOOK YOUR SERVICING BEFORE YOUR NEXT RACE !
DOING THE GR 300 ? Full Race Service For comprehensive servicing of bikes daily during cycle events Best that race service is : PRE-BOOKED FOR A RACE DISCOUNT (PLEASE NOTE …. this is a FULL SERVICE and not just the Basic Race Wash/lube and Set also available)...
We offer the following : 1. Repair and Riding Clinics Throughout the year – evenings and weekends 2. Junior Training Clinics On Tuesdays 5.30pm for teens and ladies wanting to get a bit fitter and skilled . Will have the occasional “bootcamps” –...
Rules of the Trail
Leave no trace.
Ride on open trails only.
Be prepared for breakdowns.
Take enough food and water.
Wear a helmet.
Control your bicycle.
Always yield to hikers and horse riders.
Never spook animals.
Be friendly to everyone.
Lend a hand.