Cool Runnings, Africa’s first downhill tobogganing track
Go hurtling down a half-pipe in a bobsled, flying through the twists and curves as you race along the 1.25 km track.
It’s fun, it’s fast, and it’s safe! The first downhill tobogganing track in Africa, Cool Runnings is a Cape Town-based family park boasting an intricate course of steel tracks and top-notch, wheeled bobsleds.
It’s fun for kids and adults, and it’s completely safe and the combination of speed and skill makes it a thrilling challenge for even the most die-hard speed freak. Starting at the foot Durbanville’s slopes, you settle into your toboggan and set off as the cables in the tracks haul you to the start of the course (a relief for anyone thinking they’d have to climb the hill every time!).
Once at the top, it’s just you, the toboggan, the brake lever – and the spectacular view of Cape Town. Cruise through the 17 corners, S-bends and even a tunnel, before the sled automatically slows down at the bottom of the course, safe and sound. Perfect for a day out with the family, friends or colleagues, Cool Runnings is a one-stop destination, with a café serving up delicious boerie rolls, burgers and pizza, and a bar to quench your thirst. Best of all? It won’t burn a hole in your wallet!
The rides start at only R50 – and the more you ride, the cheaper it gets. It’s also free entry for team-building events, school outings, and birthday and bachelor/bachelorette parties.
Kids under the age of 3 are not allowed
Tickets start at only R50!
You can buy tickets at the ticket office or at our online shop.
Team Building & Corporate Events
Bond with your colleagues over some good ol’ fashioned competition! Cool Runnings is the perfect venue, offering thrilling fun, tons of space and a large, covered terrace that overlooks the track, perfect for mingling.
Food and Drink
Kiosk & Bar
In between rides, grab a boerie roll, share a pizza or sink your teeth into a juicy burger. The tasty meals and snacks are diverse and delicious – sure to appeal to even the fussiest of palates.
Only the Best
Fresh Ingredient, Tasty Meals
Prepare yourself for some delicious food and drinks. Great Quality Service and licenced bar available.
“My experience at cool runnings has been everything except a dissapointment. Great quality service and great food. Think my group enjoyed the bar more than the rides, nevertheless the rides are epic.” Paul Polli S
“What a great place, well run and excellently maintained. We had and awesome time and everyone in our group had a ball young and old. Thanks ” Nicolette P
“The rides are good, where the whole family can participate. but it would be better to have more kind of rides as it becomes a bit repetitive after 2 rides. ” A Rajan P
“Great , clean facilities, lots of shade in the warm days, good coffee and good quality foods. Really great place to chill on hot holidays. Free wi-fi and ablutions super clean PLUS waterwise! ” K H
Hours of Operation
9H00am – 6H00pm
Weekends, Public- & School Holidays
11H00am – 6H00pm
Monday – Friday
Drop Us a Line
Don’t be shy. Let us know if you have any questions!