Feb 272017
 

Total distance 75 km
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The confluence of the Mae Sariang and Om Long rivers with not much water in either of them
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Enough in the Mae Sariang river for irrigation though
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Dry and dusty riding towards the hot springs
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Heading north along the 3010 I take a single track to my left which I hope will join up with one heading south out of Mae Um Long Noi that I started exploring a few years ago on the KLX 250
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Initially I thought that would be difficult
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But upon closer inspection it was easy to get through
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A bit further and its only a hiking trail so I turn back
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I stop for lunch at the Mae Um Long junction in a shelter, it was here a few years ago when the Google Earth car came along and I am photod on there but they have blurred my face out
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In Mae Um Long Noi
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Riding the track south from the village and this guy was quick to put the gun down when I got the camera out
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A worker along the track
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Hardly any running water in this stream, the track heads west explaining why I couldn’t find its exit onto the 3010
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I park here and walk a bit then ride the bike further
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The track finished here in the rice field
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Pork from opposite the burnt down museum for 70 Baht
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With fries from Intira, 140 Baht together

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