The Barn Owl Trail

Trail Experience

Trail Details

With trails opening up under level 3 we are able to offer an incredible opportunity to all those willing and living in KZN to explore the surrounding Midlands at The Barn Owl just outside Howick. As always, KZNTR will cater for all levels whether it be runners, walkers and hikers. The trail will explore the surrounds of The Barn Owl with participants being able to traverse anywhere between 5 and 15km.

But it’s not so much about the distance you spend out there as is it the hours, which at a place like this can be many! So come and join us, it’s just about getting out there!

To make a booking for a trail experience at The Barn Owl, select the relevant quantity of tickets under the Book Here section. Click on the View Event Cart button, ensure that your bookings are correct and then click “Proceed to Registration”. On this page, fill in the required information including the date and time that you wish to attend the trail experience and then click on the “Proceed to Payment Options” to pay for your booking.

  • Family groups can start together.
  • Individuals must stagger their starts.
  • Social distancing and sanitizing will be practiced at the event.
  • Please be sure to arrive no more than 30min before your event.

Trail 1:
Distance: 5.79km
Elevation: 179m

KZNTR The Barn Owl Jun20 - 5km Course and Profile (Directioned) 2020-06-12 V1

Trail 2:
Distance: 10.6km
Elevation gain: 329m
KZNTR The Barn Owl Jun20 - 10km Course and Profile (Directioned) 2020-06-12 V1

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Bring the family!

Set in the beautiful midlands and positioned to have amazing views of the valley, The Barn Owl is the next new and exciting addition to the KZNTR trails with up to 15km of trails for runners and hikers alike to explore.  It is a family friendly venue and has excellent reviews for their coffees and servings and will provide the perfect getaway.

Sit down and Takeaway Meals and Coffee

The Barn Owl Cafe is a finalist in the Coffee Magazine Cafe of the Year Awards so make the most of your time in the midlands and stay for a coffee or a meal. Bookings are recommended and takeaway meals and coffee’s are available.

Pets at The Barn Owl

Unfortunately, pets are no longer allowed at The Barn Owl,



Venue: The Barn Owl, Currys Post Road, Howick

From Howick (ETA 20min):

  • Travel north bound on Main Rd.
  • Turn right onto Curry’s Post Rd (Howick Medical Center will be on the left).
  • Travel for approximately 12km and The Barn Owl will appear on the left.

For a Google Map link, click Here.